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Chapter 10: Wellness and Sex

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Older People

The Disabled

Sex Education for Parents, Children, and Adolescents


1. McCarthy, B., and E. McCarthy, Sexual Awareness: Couple Sexuality for the Twenty-First Century (Carroll and Graf, 2002); and Davis, M., The Sex-Starved Marriage: Boosting Your Marriage Libido: A Couple's Guide (Simon and Schuster, 2004).

2. Laquerr, T., Solitary Sex: A History of Masturbation (Zone, 2003).

3. Friday, N., My Secret Garden: Women's Sexual Fantasies, revised edition (Pocket Books, 1998) and Men in Love (Dell, 1998).

4. For information on available programs, contact Sexual Attitude Restructuring (SAR), Institute for the Advanced Study of Human Sexuality www.iashs.edu; Albert Ellis Institute, www.rebt.org.

5. Hite, S., The Hite Report: A Nationwide Study of Female Sexuality (Seven Stories, 2003), and The Hite Report on Male Sexuality (Ballantine, 1987); Masters, W., and V. Johnson, Human Sexuality (Addison-Wesley, 1997); and Reinisch, J., and R. Beasley, The Kinsey Institute New Report on Sex: What You Must Know to Be Sexually Literate (St. Martin's Press, 1991).

6. Planned Parenthood; www.plannedparenthood.org.

7. For a thorough treatment of this topic, see DeBecker, G., Protecting the Gift: Keeping Children and Teenagers Safe (and Parents Sane) (Dell, 2001).

8. Singer, J., Androgyny: The Opposites Within. (Nicholas-Hays, 2000), 5.