Lesbian & Gay Psychotherapy Association

Lesbian & Gay Psychotherapy Association


Find a Psychotherapist

who Provides a Safe Environment for Lesbian-Gay-Bisexual-Transsexual Clients in the Greater Los Angeles and Southern California areas


Member Benefits

  • Online Referral Directory Listing JOIN NOW!
    • Includes your practice information, map, link to your website, photo gallery, and contact information
    • Optional Premium Listing for preferred ranking in search results
    • Banner ads available to Members ADVERTISE NOW!
  • Social engagements with other gay and lesbian professional organizations such Southern California LGBT Association
  • Reduced fees for parties and events
  • Networking opportunities with other health care professionals
  • Invitiations to special LAGPA events JOIN NOW!

We look forward to seeing all of you at our upcoming socials and events. Join us for networking and fun with your friends in the LGBT community!


Latest News & Classifieds
(Spring 2018 newsletter in PDF format) (allow up to 1 -2 minutes to download large file)


  1. Executive Director's Report: Spring 2018 New Year (page 4)

  2. Editor Comment: Spring 2018
              by Mary Guillermin (page 7)

  3. Surveying Clinicians Experiences A study you can participate (page 8)

  4. Social Event — Movie Nights (page 9)
    • April 28 — 'Fantastic Women'
    • May 26 — DOUBLE BILL — 'God's Own Country' and 'Call Me By Your Name'

  5. Articles of Interest I: Unseen Oppression (pages 12-13)

  6. Articles of Interest II: Unsung Heroines
    • Qiu Jin (pages 15)
    • Marsha P. Johnson (page 16)

  7. Articles of Interest III: Unusual Films
    • 'A Fantastic Woman' (page 17)
    • Love Simon (page 18)

  8. Educational Workshop:
    The Call of Darkness — Managing Suicidality in Clinical Practice
    (pages 20-21)

  9. Job Opening
    • Antioch University Los Angeles (page 29)
    • Academic Writers for Large ABC-CLIO Project on Gender (page 29)

  10. Classified Ads (pages 31-33)



Calendar 2018

Social Events in Green / Courses, Workshops & Conferences in yellow

April 28

Movie Night! “A Fantastic Woman.” MFT themed movie and all people welcome. Potluck. Free. Come socialize in an intimate setting.
More Info

May 26

Movie Night! “God's Own Country” and "Call Me By Your Name." Gay-male themed movies. All people welcome. You do not have to stay for both movies. Potluck. Free. Come socialize in an intimate setting.
More Info

June 24

Suicide Prevention (also satisfies the Law & Ethics requirement) by Dr. Larry Hedges — Free event for members with free meal. 6 CE credits available for small fee. More Info

July 12-22

Outfest (watch for details)

Aug 12

Annual Summer Pool Party — Largest social event of the year co-hosted with SCLMA and LGBT Bar with almost 200 people in attendance.

Oct 20

Models of Pride Booth (all are welcome to staff our booth)

Oct 27

LACPA Conference booth (all are welcome to staff our booth)

Nov 4 or 11

23rd Annual LGBTQI Conference co-hosted by Mount Saint Mary's University

Dec (TBD)

Winter Social (watch for details)

Click here to see what we did in 2014 - 2017.




23rd Annual LGBTQI Psychotherapy Conference

Watch For Details

Click here to visit our Conference Archive.



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