Stage Five: Identity Pride If people move to Identity Pride, stage five in Cass’ model, they do so with an awareness of the difference between their acceptance of their own homosexuality and society’s rejection of it. There is a tendency to get angry, to split the world into gay and straight, and to respond to…

Professional Biases Versus Research Since professionals are also influenced by the dominant culture and social environment, service providers may bring their own biases to their work with bisexuals. They may be inclined to view individuals who used to have, or who continue to have, sexual relations with both men and women—transitionally, sequentially, or concurrently—as psychologically…

Information on Alcohol and Drug Treatment Programs If you’re searching for information on alcohol and drug treatment programs in your area, consider talking to your heath care professional.  If you don’t have a family doctor, consider calling around to local clinics or get information from your local hospital.  Of course, if none of these options…

Information on Outpatient Drug Rehab Programs For the addicts who aren’t in serious enough jeopardy to be placed in inpatient care, or for those who have graduated from it and are now downgraded, outpatient drug rehab programs are a great choice.  You can live in your home and continue to work towards the goal of…

Drug and Alcohol Rehab for California Teens No one can honestly deny that adolescence is one of the most difficult times in a person’s entire life. There are issues of independence and identity to struggle with. Your body is maturing, bringing with it new emotions and new physical attributes to become accustomed to. Sex and…