Bianca Palmisano

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FOSTA-SESTA Threatens Sex Worker Livelihoods: What Mental Health Providers Should Know

FOSTA-SESTA Threatens Sex Worker Livelihoods: What Mental Health Providers Should Know

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Sex workers already operate at the social and economic margins. SESTA-FOSTA makes it increasingly difficult for them to advertise and screen clients safely, deeply cutting into their incomes and threatening their livelihoods.

Addressing Treatment-Resistant Depression: Walking a Clinical Tightrope

Addressing Treatment-Resistant Depression: Walking a Clinical Tightrope

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The heterogeneity of depression as a disease contributes to the challenge in identifying effective treatments.

Psychosocial Interventions in HIV: How Best to Support HIV-Positive Patients

Psychosocial Interventions in HIV: How Best to Support HIV-Positive Patients

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Mental health professionals supporting patients living with HIV need to make space for their patients to process the emotional effect of their diagnosis, but not to make assumptions about what it means to them.

#MeToo: Helping Victims Cope With Sexual Harassment

#MeToo: Helping Victims Cope With Sexual Harassment

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Mental health professionals regularly grapple with the best way to support clients navigating an onslaught of sexual violence in their daily lives.

Strategies To Support Non-Monogamous, Polyamorous Patients

Strategies To Support Non-Monogamous, Polyamorous Patients

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Non-monogamy can have rules and meanings as varied as the clients who practice it.

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