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  • Journal of Religion, Spirituality and Aging 25:67 (2013) special issue on religion and spirituality among older lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender adults
  • Dicks, M; Santoro E & Teulan S. (2015) Welcoming and celebrating diversity: The Uniting journey of learning on inclusive practice. Australasian Journal of Ageing. 34.26-28
  • Hughes, M 2004, ‘Privacy, sexual identity and aged care’, Australian Journal of Social Issues, vol. 39, no. 4, pp. 381-392.
  • Kidd, J & Witten, T (2008) Understanding Spirituality and Religiosity in the Transgender Community: Implications for Aging, Journal of Religion, Spirituality & Aging, 20:1-2, 29-62
  • Mabey, J (2011) Counseling Older Adults in LGBT Communities. The Professional Counselor 1:1
  • Porter, K; Ronneberg, C & Witten, T. (2013) Religious  Affiliation  and  Successful  Aging  Among  Transgender  Older  Adults:  Findings From the Trans MetLife Survey, Journal of Religion, Spirituality & Aging, 25:2
  • Reynolds, R; Edmonds, S & Ansara, G (2015) Silver Rainbows: Advances in Australian ageing and aged care. Australasian Journal of Ageing 34.5-7
  • Siverskog, A. (2014) “They Just Don’t Have a Clue”: Transgender Aging and Implications for Social Work, Journal of Gerontological Social Work, 57:2-4
  • Waite, H (2015) Old Lesbians: Gendered histories and persistent challenges.  Australasian Journal of Ageing 34.8-13