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ORGANIZATION

About ALGBTICAL
Mission of ALGBTICAL

ALGBTICAL Membership

ALGBTICAL Officers

ALGBTICAL Facebook Page

History of ALGBTICAL
ALGBTICAL Takes a Stand
ALGBTICAL Activities

ALGBTICAL Announcements

Overview of ALGBTICAL

ALGBTICAL Workshops

ALGBTICAL News

ALGBTICAL Newsletters
ALGBTICAL By-Laws

ALGBTICAL Advocacy Award
ALCA Annual Conference
ALGBTICAL Award Winners

ALGBTICAL Community Activity
ALGBTICAL First Anniversary
ALGBTICAL First Reception

LGBT-Friendly Counselor List

ALGBTICAL Leadership Tools

 


 

NATIONAL PARTNERS

American Counseling Association
Alabama Counseling Association
Association of Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender Issues in Counseling
Human Rights Campaign
Gay Lesbian Straight Education Network
Parents & Friends of Lesbians & Gays
Gay Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation
National Gay Lesbian Task Force

 

LOCAL PARTNERS

Equality Alabama
Alabama Safe Schools Coalition

Magic City Acceptance Project

Southern Poverty Law Center
Central Alabama Pride

 



"People fail to get along with each other because they fear each other. They fear each other because they donít know each other. They donít know each other because they have not properly communicated with each other."
-
Martin Luther King Jr

 


 

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ALGBTICAL

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Bisexual, and Transgender Issues

in Counseling of Alabama

 

Award Winning Members

Award Winning Workshops

Award Winning Website

 

Advocates| Allies | Activists

 

2006ó2016

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BREAKING NEWS

Tragedy in Orlando


Open Invitation to ALCA From ALGBTICAL


ALGBTICAL Members Participate in
Birmingham Pride Parade & Vigils

 

Alabama LGBT Movement Emboldened by Orlando Tragedy
 

June is Pride Month

 

President Obama Issues Pride Month Proclamation

Transgender Beauty Pageant in Israel

ACA Conference Will Not Be Held in Nashville

New ALGBTICAL Officers

Highlights From ALGBTICAL Spring Workshop

Christian Rock Star Comes Out

Judge Roy Moore Should Be Removed

Presidential Candidates and LGBT Equality

Transgender Bathroom Policy Debate

Religion is Not a Reason to Discriminate

 


INFO AND UPDATES

What are Preferred Gender Pronouns?

Congratulations to ALGBTICAL Award Winners

Highlights From ALCA Conference in Montgomery

Terminology: Getting to Know All the Latest Labels

What Does Society Tell Men and Women About Gender Roles?

I Refuse to Be Scared Back Into the Closet

Homophobes Are Destroying America

How is Business Standing Up for LGBT Rights?

Are Gay Rights Civil Rights?

 


 

 

What is Pansexuality?

Myths and Misconceptions About LGBT People

Famous LGBT People

Tips and Support for Parents of LGBT Children

Religion and LGBT Issues

Counseling LGBT Clients

This is What Homophobia Feels Like

LGBT Parents Raising Straight Kids

What is Intersex?

Transgender Information and Resources

 


 

NEWS REPORTS

Current News
News Flash
Hot Issues

Alabama News
National News
World News
Social News
News and Commentary

Organizational News

 


PERSONAL TOPICS

Coming Out
Homophobia and Heterosexism
Self Reflection
Showing Respect
Offensive Language
Being an LGBT Ally or Advocate

Preferred Gender Pronouns

 


 

COMMUNITY ISSUES

Pride Parades and Festivals
Educational Considerations
Gay Agenda

Politicians and Politics
Legal Issues

Gays in the Military
Ethnic Concerns
Religious Concerns

Discrimination and Inequality

Disasters and Emergencies

Native American Two Spirit
Career and Workplace Issues
Business Topics
LGBT College Experience
Safe Zone Programs
Leisure and Recreation
Sports and Athletics
Science and Technology

 


 

COUNSELING NOTES

Counseling LGBT Clients

Ethical Considerations
Advocacy Counseling

You Can Be Yourself With Me

 


RESOURCES

LGBT Activities and Resources

LGBT Friendly Counselor List
LGBT Topics Speaker List

LGBT Books and Publications
LGBT Magazines and Journals

LGBTQ Youth in Crisis

 


FACTS AND DATA

Statistics and Demographics
Reports
Statements
Comments
Journal Articles
Research
Case Studies
General Articles

 


 

MEDIA

Books and Publications
Magazines and Journals

Arts and Entertainment
Television and Other Media

Motion Pictures
Movies and Film
Music and Songs
Video Clips

Photo Album



WELCOME

TO ALGBTICAL


The Association for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Issues in Counseling of Alabama (ALGBTICAL) is an official state branch of the national organization, the Association for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Issues in Counseling (ALGBTIC), and is an official state division of the Alabama Counseling Association (ALCA).

ALGBTICAL seeks to promote greater awareness and understanding of sexual identity topics and sexual minority issues. We serve members of the counseling profession, related helping occupations, their clients and students, and the community.

ALGBTICAL is an organization of dedicated advocates, allies, and activists. We are an organization of compassionate professionals that provide counselors and other skilled helpers common ground, support, and resources for their work with sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression.

 

Working in a wide range of counseling and counseling-related fields, and in a variety of settings, we are committed to finding ways to connect with each other around an assortment of issues and concerns that affect a broad spectrum of sexual minorities, including persons who are Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer. Our outreach also includes persons who are Curious and Questioning.

 

Advocates | Allies | Activists

 


 

ORGANIZATION
NEWS
INFORMATION 
TOPICS  
RESOURCES 
LINKS
INDEX

 


GENERAL INFORMATION

LGBT Dictionary: Glossary of Terminology
Profile of LGBT People

Definition of Gay

Definition of Lesbian

Frequently Asked Questions
Myths and Misconceptions

Famous LGBT People
Historical Notes
Pride Symbols

Quotations
Important Days

 


 

FAMILY TOPICS

Same Sex Marriage
Domestic Partnerships
Family Notes
Adoption
LGBT Parents

Love Notes
Relationships
Domestic Violence
Marriage Counseling for Same Sex Couples
Safe Schools
Parents of LGBT Children
Bullying
Teen Suicide
Youth Issues
Aging and the Elderly
Curious and Questioning

 


SEX AND GENDER

Sexual Orientation

Sex and Gender
Origins of Homosexuality
Asexual Love and Romantic Orientation

Lesbian Information

Reparative Therapy
LGBT Stereotypes
Bisexual Information
Transgender Information

Intersex Information

Pansexuality and Polysexuality

Feminism and Women's Issues

Gender Neutral Pronouns

Bear Community

Drag, Travestism, Crossdressing
On the Downlow
BDSM: Kinky Sex

Queer

 


 

HEALTH CONCERNS

Health Concerns
AIDS and HIV Information
Hospital and Patient Issues
Alcohol and Drug Abuse

Disasters and Emergencies

Reparative Therapy

Aging Issues

 


ACTIVISM NOTES

Activists and Activism

Diversity and Multiculturalism
Community Service

Civil Rights

Heroes

 


 

HATE CONCERNS

Tragic Events
Bullying
Hate Crimes
Hateful Acts
Hate Mail

 


FEATURED LINKS

Huffington Post Queer Voices

LGBTQ Nation

Gay Agenda

Freedom to Marry
Trevor Project

Gay in Alabama
Advocate Magazine
Change: Gay Rights
Lavender Magazine

Washington Blade

Curve Magazine
Campus Pride
It Gets Better


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ALGBTICAL

Association for Lesbian Gay Bisexual & Transgender Issues in Counseling of Alabama