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
     
 

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.  See more details below

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:
1,236,478
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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