Discussion Post

Your initial post must be a minimum of 200 words and you must use APA format to cite your sources.  Your responses to your classmates must be at least 50 words.  Responses such as I agree or disagree, will not receive any points.  You must meet these requirements to receive full credit.  These requirements apply to all 8 of the discussion posts for this course this semester.

Please include the questions in your initial post…
Chapter 7: Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, and Services to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning (LGBTQ) Individuals
Answer “two” of the questions below:
1: What is the historical background on the oppression of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender persons?  As a social work student, how can you work against the oppression of these groups.
2: Watch the video titled BESE Explains: Two Spirit in the week 7 tab in content.  How does this video relate to the historical oppression discussed in the text?


Chapter 8: Drug Abuse and Drug Treatment Programs
Answer “two” of the questions below:
1: What are some facts about the effects of commonly used drugs?
2: Describe rehabilitation programs for drug abuse.
3: What are your suggestions for curbing drug abuse in the future?
4: How might the federal legalization of other drugs besides alcohol, marijuana and psilocybin, effect society?  You may want to look at other countries in Europe for ideas.