The Facts of Life...and More: Sexuality and Intimacy for People with Intellectual Disabilities / Edition 1

The Facts of Life...and More: Sexuality and Intimacy for People with Intellectual Disabilities / Edition 1

by Leslie Walker-Hirsch
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1557667144

ISBN-13: 9781557667144

Pub. Date: 01/01/2007

Publisher: Brookes, Paul H. Publishing Company

Everything you need to know about supporting people with disabilities' sexulity.

Overview

Everything you need to know about supporting people with disabilities' sexulity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781557667144
Publisher:
Brookes, Paul H. Publishing Company
Publication date:
01/01/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
298
Sales rank:
493,029
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents


About the Editor
About the Contributors
Preface
Acknowledgments

I. SPECIAL EDUCATION MEETS SEXUALITY EDUCATION

  1. Sexuality Education and Intellectual Disability Across the Lifespan: A Developmental, Social, and Educational Perspective
    Leslie Walker-Hirsch
  2. Six Key Components of a Meaningful Comprehensive Sexuality Education
    Leslie Walker-Hirsch
  3. Foundations in Social Development Education and Sexuality Education Techniques
    Leslie Walker-Hirsch
II. SEXUALITY AND INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY AS A CULTURAL PHENOMENON

  1. A Parent's Perspective: Supporting Challenges and Strategies
    Emily Perl Kingsley and Leslie Walker-Hirsch
  2. Social Support Systems for Quality Service Delivery: A Historical View
    Amy Gerowitz
  3. In Their Own Words: Couples Tell Their Stories
    Nancy Parello
  4. Cultural Diversity, Sexuality Education, and Intellectual Disability
    Ruth Luckasson and Sherry Niccolai
  5. Supporting Diversity in Sexual Relationships: On Being Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, or Transgender with an Intellectual Disability
    John D. Allen
III. RISK MANAGEMENT RELATED TO SEXUAL CHOICES

  1. Consent to Sexual Activity: Legal and Clinical Considerations
    Ruth Luckasson and Leslie Walker-Hirsch
  2. Managing the Risks Associated with Sexual Activity
    John Rose and Melissa Rennie
IV. TREATMENT ISSUES

  1. OB-GYN Care for Females with Intellectual Disabilities
    Mary White and Stuart Lustberg
  2. Helping Individuals Recover from Sexual Abuse: One Therapist's Model
    Marklyn Champagne
  3. Sexuality and Mental Health: Interventions and Treatments
    Robert Joseph and John Barisa
Index

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