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Partners in care: Being equally different: lesbian and gay carers

  • Roger Newman (a1)
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The images of other people we see on a daily basis in the media invite us all to compare ourselves with, identify with, or aspire to be like whoever is shown. Mostly this activity is of little significance and hardly touches our lives, but the further we know ourselves to be different from the norm then the more challenging those differences become to us.

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The author is a volunteer for the Lesbian and Gay Carers Network – Alzheimer’s Society.

The Lesbian and Gay Carers Network – Alzheimer’s Society can be contacted via the National Helpline of the Society on 0845 300 0336 or visit http://www.alzheimers.org.uk/Gay_carers.

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BJPsych Bulletin
  • ISSN: 0955-6036
  • EISSN: 1472-1473
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Partners in care: Being equally different: lesbian and gay carers

  • Roger Newman (a1)
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