LGBTQ Professional Societies/Caucuses/SIG’s

LGBTQ Societies/Caucuses by Discipline

SOCIAL SCIENCE (including women’s studies/feminist studies)

LGBTQ Societies/Caucuses – Complete A-Z List

AFFIRM: Psychologists Affirming their LGBT Family

American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Care
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender SIG

American Association of Italian Studies
Queer Studies Caucus

American Association of Moving Image Archivists
LGBT Caucus

American Academy of Pediatrics
LGBT Health and Wellness Section

American Academy of Religion
Status of LGBTIQ Persons in the Profession

American Alliance of Museums
LGBTQ Alliance

American Anthropological Association
Association for Queer Anthropology

American Association of Law Libraries
Gay & Lesbian Issues (Standing Committee)

American Association of Marriage & Family Therapists
Queer Affirmative Caucus

American Association of Physician Assistants
LGBT Caucus

American Association of Suicidology
Special Populations: LGBT

American Astronomical Society

American Bar Association
National LGBT Bar Association

American Chemical Society

American College Health Association
LGBTQ+ Health Coalition

American College of Healthcare Executives
LGBT Forum

American College Personnel Association
Standing Committee for LGBT Awareness

American Communication Association
Caucus on LGBTQ Concerns

American Counseling Association
Association for LGBT Issues in Counseling

American Education Research Association
Queer Studies SIG

American Evaluation Association
LGBT Issues (Topical Interest Group)

American Folklore Society
LGBT Section

American Geriatrics Society
Needs of Older Gay and Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Persons

American Historical Association
Committee on LGBT History

American Humanist Association
LGBTQ Humanist Council

American Library Association
GLBT Roundtable

American Musicological Society
LGBTQ Study Group

American Occupational Therapy Association
Network for LGBT Concerns in Occupational Therapy

American Pediatrics Association
LGBT Health and Wellness

American Philosophical Association
Committee of LGBT Philosophers

American Planning Association
Gays and Lesbians Planning Division

American Political Science Association
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Caucus

American Psychological Association
Society of Counseling Psychology – LGBT Issues
Society for the Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity

American Psychiatric Association
Association of Gay & Lesbian Psychiatrists

American Public Health Association
LGBT Caucus of Public Health Workers

American Society on Aging
LGBT Aging Issues Network

American Society for Public Administration
LGBT Advocacy Alliance Section

American Sociological Association
Section on Sexualities
Section on Sex & Gender

American Speech and Hearing Association
GLBT Caucus

American Studies Association
Queer Caucus

Art Libraries of North America
LGBTQ Special Interest Group

Association for Education in Journalism & Mass Communication
LGBTQ Interest Group

Association of American Geographers
Sexuality & Space Specialty Group

Association of LGBT Mathemeticians

Association of LGBT Studies and History
Fachverband für Homosexualität und Geschichte e.V.

Association of Transgender Professionals

Association for Behavioral & Cognitive Therapies
Study of GLBT Issues SIG

Association for Theatre in Higher Education
LGBTQ Focus Group

Association for Women in Psychology
Caucus for Bisexuality & Sexual Diversity

Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists LGBTQ Caucus (L’GASP)

Australian Psychological Association
Diverse Bodies, Genders, and Sexualities

British Humanist Association
Galha: LGBT Section

British Psychological Society
Psychology of Sexualities Section (LGBT Issues)

Canadian Association for Social Work Education
Queer Caucus

Canadian Psychological Association
Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity Section

Caucus of LGBT Faculty and Students in Social Work
Sponsors annual meetings in conjunction with:
a) Society for Social Work and Research
b) Council on Social Work Education (Council on Sexual Orientation and Gender Expression)

Child Welfare League of America
Sexual Orientation/LGBTQ Youth Issues

European Association for Transgender Health

European Network for Psychosocial Studies in Intersex/Diverse Sex Development (DSD)

European Network for Queer Anthropology

GLMA: Health Professionals Advancing LGBT Equality

GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics

Gay, Lesbian, Straight Educators Network


Gerontological Society of America
Rainbow Research Group

International Association of LGBT Judges

Int Society of Gay & Lesbian Pharmacists

International Communication Association
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Studies

International Lesbian & Gay Law Association

International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA)

International Studies Association
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgendered, Queer & Allies Caucus

Lambda Classical Caucus

Lesbian & Gay Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Association

Lesbian and Gay Veterinarian Medical Association

LGBT+ Physicists: Serving Sexual and Gender Minorities in Physics

LGBT Hospice & Palliative Care Network

LGBT Meeting Professionals Association

LGBT Religious Archives Network

LGBTQ Presidents in Higher Education

Medical Library Association
LGBT Health Science Librarians

Modern Language Association
GL/Q Caucus

National Association of LGBT Addiction Professionals and their Allies

National Association of Student Personnel Administrators
GLBT Issues Knowledge Community

National Communication Association
NCA Caucus on LGBTQ Concerns & GLBTQ Communication Studies Division

National Council on Family Relations
GLBT Focus Group

National Education Association
LGBT Caucus

National Latina/o Psychological Association
Orgullo Latina/o: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity SIG

National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association

National LGBT Bar Association

National Organization of Gays and Lesbians in Scientific and Technical Professions

National Women’s Studies Association
Lesbian Caucus
Trans/Gender Variant Caucus

Nuclear Energy

Oral History Society
LGBTQ Special Issue Group

Out in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Outlist of LGBTIQA Astronomers

Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
Gay, Lesbian and Queer Studies

Psychological Association of the Philppines
LGBT Special Interest Group

Psychological Society of Ireland
Sexual Diversity and Gender Special Interest Group

Psychological Society of South Africa
Sexuality and Gender Interest Section

Queer Film Society

Queer Psychoanalysis Society

Queer Science Education

Royal Geographic Society-Institute of British Geographers
Space, Sexualities and Queer Research Group

Sexuality Studies Association
Queer Indigenous Studies Committee

Society for the Study of Homosexuality in the Middle Ages

Society of American Archivists
Lesbian & Gay Archives Roundtable

Society of Professional Journalists
Rainbow Diversity Sourcebook

Sociology of Sexualities

Society of Teachers of Family Medicine
LGBT Health

Society for Cinema & Media Studies
Queer Caucus

Society for Personality and Social Psychology
GLBT Alliance in Social and Personality Psychology

Society for the Study of Homosexuality in the Middle Ages

Special Library Association
LGBT Caucus

World Association for Transgender Health