Rev. ed. of: Foundations of social work practice with lesbian and gay persons.
Gerald P. Mallon, DSW, is Professor and Executive Director of the National Resource Center for Family-Centered Practice and Permanency Planning at the Hunter College School of Social Work in New York City. For more than thirty years, Dr.Mallon has been a child welfare practitioner, advocate, educator, and researcher. He is the author or editor of eighteen books and numerous peer-reviewed publications, most recently Lesbian and Gay Foster and Adoptive Parents: Recruiting, Assessing, and Supporting an Untapped Resource for Children and Youth and ChildWelfare for the Twenty-First Century.