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Human Rights Campaign
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"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."
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Martin Luther King Jr

 




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RECENT EVENTS

 

ALGBTICAL to March in Birmingham Pride Fest Parade June 10

Successful Event: ALGBTICAL Spring Workshop


Highlights From ALCA Annual Conference in Birmingham

 

Congratulations to ALGBTICAL Award Winners

 

Official Statement: Ethical Obligation When Dealing With Outside Vendors

 

NEWSWORTHY

 

Brandi Burgess: Bisexual Daughter of Host of Rick & Bubba Radio Show

 

Older Queer Voices Anthology

 

SPLC Reports Increased Hate Incidents Since Trump Election

 

New Report Says Hostile Environment Still Exists for LGBT Students in US Schools

 

Donald Trump Elected President: What are the Implications for the LGBTQ Community?

 


 

LATEST NEWS
 

ALGBTICAL Board Members at BAO Bingo Event

New LGBT Mini-Series: When We Rise

Intersex Updates

Ignorant Rhetoric About LGBTQ Rights

Ending the Silence: Documentary
on AIDS/HIV in Alabama

What is Gender Queer?

Bisexuality Updates

Supporting LGBT Kids
ACA Conference Not Held
in Nashville

Thoughtful Commentary

 


 

INFO AND UPDATES
 

Substance Abuse & LGBT Clients
LGBT and Ethnicity: African American, Hispanic, Asian, Middle Eastern, and Native American Perspectives

Definitions: Getting to Know All
the Latest Terminology

What Does Society Tell Men and
Women About Gender Roles?

LGBT Activist Updates

When You Discover Your Partner is Gay

I See Straight People

What is Pansexuality?

Misconceptions About LGBT People

What is a Mixed Orientation Marriage?

Tips for Parents of LGBT Children

Religion and LGBT Issues

LGBT Parents Raising Straight Kids

International Updates

 


 

NEWS REPORTS

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PERSONAL TOPICS

Coming Out
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Preferred Gender Pronouns

 


 

COMMUNITY ISSUES

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Gays in the Military
Ethnic Concerns
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Discrimination and Inequality

Disasters and Emergencies

Native American Two Spirit
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Leisure and Recreation
Sports and Athletics
Science and Technology

Gay and Lesbian Farmers

 


 

COUNSELING NOTES

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Affirming Counselors

Marriage Counseling

 


RESOURCES

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Affirming Counselors

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.

Advocates | Allies | Activists


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.

You Can Be Yourself With Me
 


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GENERAL INFORMATION

LGBT Glossary of Terminology
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Definition of Gay

Definition of Lesbian

Frequently Asked Questions
Myths and Misconceptions

Famous LGBT People
Historical Notes
Pride Symbols

Quotations
Important Days

 


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FAMILY TOPICS

Same Sex Marriage
Domestic Partnerships
Family Notes
LGBT Kids

Adoption
LGBT Parents

Love Notes
Relationships
Domestic Violence
Marriage Counseling for Same Sex Couples
Gay/Straight Spouses

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

Gender Non-Conforming

Origins of Homosexuality
Asexual Love and Romantic Orientation

Gay Men

Lesbian Information

Feminism and Women's Issues

Gender Neutral Pronouns

Straight People

Reparative Therapy
LGBT Stereotypes
Bisexual Information
Transgender Information

Intersex Information

Pansexuality and Polysexuality

Polyamory

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

Queer Cafe
Huffington Post Queer Voices

LGBTQ Nation

Human Rights Campaign

Freedom to Marry
Trevor Project

Advocate Magazine

Lavender Magazine

Washington Blade

Southern Poverty Law Center

Curve Magazine
Campus Pride

Gay Agenda

Rainbow Railroad


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