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Sexuality and people with intellectual disability

Lydia Fegan

Sexuality and people with intellectual disability

by Lydia Fegan

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Published by Maclennan + Petty in Sydney, [NSW] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • People with mental disabilities -- Sexual behavior.,
  • Sex instruction for the mentally handicapped.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 123-128) and index.

    StatementLydia Fegan and Anne Rauch.
    ContributionsRauch, Anne.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ30.5 .F44 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 131 p. :
    Number of Pages131
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14915019M
    ISBN 10086433074X

    Sexuality and relationships in the lives of people with intellectual disabilities: standing in my shoes Sexuality and relationships in the lives of people with intellectual disabilities: standing in my shoes, edited by Rohhss Chapman, Sue Ledger and Louise Townson with Daniel Docherty, London, Jessica Kingsley, , pp., £ (paperback), ISBN Author: David W F Abbott. Book Description Working with anyone who engages in sexually inappropriate and/or offending behavior is challenging. When the individual has an intellectual disability, the challenge not only increases, it is altered. The goal of this guidebook is to provide the essential knowledge, tools, and perspective necessary for anyone choosing to work with this population.

      When young people with intellectual disability (ID) begin to explore their sexuality they face a number of challenges accessing information and support. Unlike most of their non-disabled peers, young people with ID face the challenge of developing their sexuality and relationships within a narrow and regulated social and private life. For young men with ID their sexuality is often pathologised Cited by: Sexuality and Disability is an international forum for the publication of peer-reviewed original interdisciplinary scholarly papers that address the psychological and medical aspects of sexuality in relation to rehabilitation. Publishing timely research articles, review articles, case studies, clinical practice reports, brief research reports, survey data reports, and book and film reviews.

    INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY AND SEXUALITY 3 Abstract Research literature documents the varied perspectives of caregivers, educators, health professionals, community members, and family members regarding intellectual disability and sexuality. Many aspects of disability sexuality, even intellectual disability and sexuality, are well documented. Sexual education for young adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities is extremely important. Born This Way, a reality television show that stars seven diverse young adults with Down syndrome, is doing its part to highlight this.. According to the National Crime Victimization Survey, an average of 59, adults with disabilities are raped or sexually assaulted each year.


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Sexuality and people with intellectual disability by Lydia Fegan Download PDF EPUB FB2

Drawing extensively on personal experiences, this important volume looks at sexuality and relationships in the lives of people with intellectual disabilities, painting a genuine picture of the range of sexualities and relationships people want.

Honest and reflective, it shows how sexuality has been managed and controlled in different : Paperback. Professionals will change that with this urgently needed book, which gives social workers, teachers, and direct support professionals the comprehensive information they need to educate people with disabilities about sexuality and help them make the best possible choices across the lifespan/5(2).

Sexuality and Physical Disability Reading List; This resource provides a list of books that address sexuality and having a disability or chronic diseases. Books/Articles for Adults.

The Facts of More: Sexuality and Intimacy for People with Intellectual Disabilities Paperback —by L Walker-Hirsch; Brookes Publishing. Genre/Form: popular works: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Fegan, Lydia.

Sexuality and people with intellectual disability. Baltimore, MD: P.H. Brookes. Already Doing It exposes the “sexual ableism” that denies the reality of people with intellectual disabilities who, despite the restrictions they face, actively make decisions about their sexual lives.

A powerfully argued call for sexual and reproductive justice, this book represents a vital new contribution to the ongoing debate over who, in the United States, should be allowed to have. General Sexuality and Disability Resources. PleasureABLE: Sexual Device Manual For Persons With Disabilities.

Kate Naphtali, Edith MacHattie & Stacy Elliott: Contains information about sexuality (myths/facts) and reproductive organs. It also provides a detailed manual about sexual aids and devices that can be useful for people with.

Sexuality is an important component in people’s lives, however forgotten in people with intellectual disabilities. Faced with this situation, people with intellectual disabilities tend to be in a situation of vulnerability with greater risk of sexual abuse and altered sexual behavior that give them difficulties to have a lasting by: 2.

Get this from a library. Sexuality knowledge, experience and needs scale, for people with intellectual disability: Sex Ken-ID. [Marita McCabe; Deakin University. Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences.; Deakin University.

School of Psychology.]. Book Review | Novem Sexuality and People with Intellectual Disability, 2nd ed. American Journal of Occupational Therapy, November/DecemberVol. 48, Cited by: 5. affected by disability, including physical and sen-sory impairments, developmental and intellectual disability and psychosocial disability.1 While it goes without saying that people with disability have equal rights to sexual and reproductive desires and hopes as non-disabled people, society has disregarded their sexuality and reproductiveCited by: 7.

The video above is the concluding video of the series, and the images below are linked to the discussion guides. The link to the full series playlist is here. The sex education program discussion guides for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities are available in 3 formats.

When Young People with Intellectual Disabilities and Autism Hit Puberty: a Parents' Q & A Guide to Health, Sexuality and Relationships. Freddy Jackson Brown & Sarah Brown, $ Puberty, personal hygiene and sex can be difficult topics to broach with your child, especially when they have an intellectual disability or autism.

Individual rights to sexuality, which is essential to human health and well-being, have been denied. This loss has negatively affected people with intellectual disabilities in gender identity, friendships, self-esteem, body image and awareness, emotional growth, and social behavior. This is a feature issue on sexuality and people with intellectual, developmental, and other disabilities.

Reflections on Sterilization by David Wetherow. Responding to a question about the possibility of sterilizing a young woman with developmental disabilities who had just begun menstruating. support and legal services towards the sexuality of people with intellectual disabilities (Meer & Combrinck, ).

Finally, some authors suggest that deficits in sexual knowledge may. Individuals with intellectual disabilities experience difficulty in interpreting behavioural cues within their social environments. This may in turn create negative outcomes for their expression of sexuality (Meany-Tavaras & Gavidia-Payne, ).

People with intellectual disabilities are overrepresented as both victims and perpetrators of Author: Debra Dusome, Sherri Melrose.

The high rates of sexual assault among people with intellectual disabilities can make romantic relationships difficult. One class aims to teach them about healthy relationships and sexuality. This book provides a concise overview of sexuality and gender identity in clients with intellectual disabilities for therapists, social workers, educators, and healthcare providers.

It captures the social, political, and legal environment of the late s and bridges the gap between research and practice, with engaging case examples drawn from.

Making good decisions about sexuality is a critical part of adulthood, but sometimes people with intellectual disabilities don't get the support or education they need to navigate this complex aspect of sionals will change that with this urgently needed book, which gives Price: $ Many people—including parents and caregivers—still hold stereotypes about the sexuality of this population.

"There is still the perception that people with intellectual disabilities are asexual, that they are eternal children, that they aren't interested in sex," says Shelley Watson, PhD, professor of psychology at Laurentian University in.

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& McGuire B. E. (). Enhancing capacity to make sexuality-related decisions in people with an intellectual disability. Journal of Intellectual Disability Resea – Earle, S. ().File Size: KB.A powerfully argued call for sexual and reproductive justice for people with intellectual disabilities,Already Doing Iturges a shift away from the compulsion to manage "deviance" (better known today as harm reduction) because the right to pleasure and intellectual disability are not mutually exclusive.

In so doing, it represents a vital new.