ERIC Number: EJ308032
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
The Coming-Out Process for Lesbians: Integrating a Stable Identity.
Lewis, Lou Ann
Social Work, v29 n5 p464-69 Sep-Oct 1984
Suggests that social workers have lacked models for understanding the process of a client's self-identification as a lesbian. Describes several developmental phases a woman may go through to form a healthy self-concept as a lesbian and discusses practice implications for this process. (Author/JAC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: This paper was presented at the Regional NASW Conference, "Empowering Women for Survival and Change: Social Work Practice in the 80's" (Minneapolis, May 1982).