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Albina Veltman

Psychiatry

Experience in LGBT2SQ research

Albina Veltman is an Associate Professor at McMaster University in the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioural Neurosciences.

Interest in LGBT2SQ research

I have completed several lectures, presentations, and articles on the topic of the history of homosexuality in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM).

Published Work

  • Sunderji, N. & Veltman, A. (2002) Homosexuality and the DSM: A History of Doctoring the Socially Marginalized. University of Western Ontario Medical Journal, 71: 10-12.
  • Kidd, S, Veltman, A, Gately, N, Chan, J, & Cohen, J. (2011). Lesbian, Gay, and Transgender Persons with Severe Mental Illness: Negotiating Wellness Around Multiple Sources of Stigma. American Journal of Psychiatric Rehabilitation, 14 (1): 13-39.
  • Veltman, A. & Chaimowitz, G. (2014). Canadian Psychiatric Association Position Paper: Mental Health Care for Individuals who Identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender and/or Queer (LGBTQ). The Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 59 (11): Insert page 1-8.
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