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LGBTIQ therapists are skilled practitioners who offer support and insight to members of the LGBTIQ+ collective. They carry a wealth of knowledge about specific obstacles this group may encounter. These unique professionals provide an accepting and protected space where clients can converse about their identity, relationships, and mental health concerns free from bias. They recognise the crucial role that cultural sensitivity plays and extend advice on how to navigate hurdles such as revealing one’s gay status, facing prejudice, or dealing with psychological health inequalities. Through creating a nurturing environment rich with understanding, these therapists enable individuals to confidently accept their identities while also facilitating ways to handle stressors for improved emotional health outcomes. This makes them invaluable contributors in the aspect of enhancing mental wellness and resilience among members of the LGBTIQ+ community.
Thornbury, VIC, Australia
Anthony (he/ him) is a family violence consultant, trainer, relationship counsellor and accredited mental health social worker with over 18 years of working in the LGBTIQ and mainstream not-for-profit community health sector.