The Journal of Family Strengths (JFS), formerly Family Preservation Journal, is an open-access, double-blind peer-reviewed online journal produced by the CHILDREN AT RISK Institute in partnership with the Center for Family Strengths at the University of Houston-Downtown and the The TMC Library. JFS is devoted to presenting theoretical, policy, practice, and evaluation articles on the strengths perspective in family-centered practice to improve services that promote and sustain family systems.
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Current Issue: Volume 17, Issue 2 (2017) The Changing Landscape for LGBTIQ Families: Challenges and Progress
Issue Editor's Point of View
Beyond Marriage: Remaining Challenges for LGBTIQ Families
Jace Valcore and Nicole Asquith
Links Between Social Support, Thwarted Belongingness, and Suicide Ideation among Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual College Students
Ryan M. Hill, Evan E. Rooney, Megan A. Mooney, and Julie B. Kaplow
Voices from the Field: From “Lesbian Activist” to Beloved Mayor of Houston: A Conversation with Annise Parker
Rebecca Pfeffer Ph.D. and Robert Sanborn
Perspectives from the Field
Authentic Youth and Young Adult Partnerships: Broadening the Narrative of LGBTQ Youth Homelessness
Jama Shelton, Christa Price, and Phoebe VanCleefe
A Moral Debate at the Invisible Rainbow: Thoughts about Best Practices in Servicing LGBTQ Students in Special Education
Bernardo E. Pohl jr, Matthew Fugate, and John Kelly