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Kinky clients, kinky counselling? The challenges and potentials of BDSM

Barker, Meg; Iantaffi, Alessandra and Gupta, Camel (2007). Kinky clients, kinky counselling? The challenges and potentials of BDSM. In: Moon, Lindsey ed. Feeling Queer or Queer Feelings: Radical Approaches to Counselling Sex, Sexualities and Genders. London, UK: Routledge, pp. 106–124.

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About the book: Feeling Queer or Queer Feelings? presents highly innovative and contemporary ideas for counsellors, counselling and clinical psychologists and psychotherapists to consider in their work with non-heterosexual clients.

Ground-breaking ideas are presented by new thinkers in the area for issues such as:

coming out
transgender desire
theoretical modalities in working with HIV
the role of therapy in bondage and discipline, domination and submission, and sadomasochism
the use of queer theory in therapeutic research.

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 0-415-38521-0, 978-0-415-38521-3
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Psychology
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 17272
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Date Deposited: 25 Jun 2009 10:06
Last Modified: 07 Dec 2018 16:46
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