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HUMN 8361 Human Sexuality: Welcome & Course Readings

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HUMN 8361 Course Readings

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American Psychiatric Association. (2013). Sexual dysfunctions. In Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (5th ed.).doi:10.1176/appi.books.9780890425596.744053

American Psychological Association. (2015). Guidelines for psychological practice with transgender and gender nonconforming people. American Psychologist, 70(9), 832-864.

Baggett, L. R., Eisen, E., Gonzalez, R. S., Olson, L. A. ., Cameron, R. P. ., & Mona, L. R. (2017). Sex-positive assessment and treatment among female trauma survivors. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 73(8), 965–974.

Beja, V., & Leal, I. (2010). Abortion counselling according to healthcare providers: a qualitative study in the Lisbon metropolitan area, Portugal. The European Journal of Contraception & Reproductive Health Care: The Official Journal of the European Society of Contraception, 15(5), 326-335. doi:10.3109/13625187.2010.513213

Beyers, W., & Seiffge-Krenke, I. (2010). Does identity precede intimacy? Testing Erikson’s theory on romantic development in emerging adults of the 21st century. Journal of Adolescent Research, 25(3), 387-415.

Brown, J. D., Keller, S., Stern, S. (2009). Sex, sexuality, sexting, and sex ed: Adolescents and the media. Prevention Researcher, 16(4), 12-16.

Coyle, C. T., Coleman, P. K., & Rue, V. M. (2010). Inadequate preabortion counseling and decision conflict as predictors of subsequent relationship difficulties and psychological stress in men and women. Traumatology, 16(1), 16-30. doi:10.1177/1534765609347550

Davis, G., Dewey, J. M., & Murphy, E. L. (2016). Giving sex: Deconstructing intersex and trans medicalization practices. Gender & Society, 30(3), 490-514.

de Graaf, H., Vanwesenbeeck, I., Woertman, L., & Meeus, W. (2011). Parenting and adolescents’ sexual development in western societies: A literature review. European Psychologist, 16(1), 21-31. doi:10.1027/1016-9040/a000031

Diamond, L. M. (2014). Gender and same-sex sexuality. In D. L. Tolman, L. M. Diamond, J. A. Bauermeister, W. H. George, J. G. Pfaus, & L. M. Ward (Eds.), APA handbook of sexuality and psychology, Vol. 1: Person-based approaches. (pp. 629–652). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Ferris, D., Horn, L., & Waller, J. (2010). Parental acceptance of a mandatory human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination program. Journal of American Board Family Medicine, 23(2), 220–229.

Flanagan, P. (2012). Ethical review and reflexivity in research of children's sexuality. Sex Education, 12(5), 535-544. doi:10.1080/14681811.2011.627731

Frankel, M., Rachlin, H., & Yip-Bannicq, M. (2012). How nondirective therapy directs: The power of empathy in the context of unconditional positive regard. Person-Centered & Experiential Psychotherapies, 11(3), 205–214.

Golin, C., Davis, R., Przybyla, S., Fowler, B., Parker, S., Earp, J., & ... Grodensky, C. (2010). SafeTalk, a multicomponent, motivational interviewing-based, safer sex counseling program for people living with HIV/AIDS: a qualitative assessment of patients' views. AIDS Patient Care & STDs, 24(4), 237-245. doi:10.1089/apc.2009.0252

Hensel, D. J., & Fortenberry, J. D. (2014). Life-span sexuality through a sexual health perspective. In APA handbook of sexuality and psychology, Vol. 1: Person-based approaches. (pp. 385–413). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Hitter, T. L., Adams, E. M., & Cahill, E. J. (2017). Positive Sexual Self-Schemas of Women Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse. The Counseling Psychologist, 45(2), 266-293.

Horan, S. M. (2016). Further understanding sexual communication: Honesty, deception, safety, and risk. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 33449–468.

Joffe, C. (2013). The Politicization of Abortion and the Evolution of Abortion Counseling. American Journal of Public Health, 103(1), 57-65. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2012.301063

Langston, A. M., Rosario, L., & Westhoff, C. L. (2010). Structured contraceptive counseling—A randomized controlled trial. Patient Education & Counseling, 81(3), 362–367

McKee, A., Albury, K., Dunne, M., Grieshaber, S., Hartley, J., Lumby, C., & Mathews, B. (2010). Healthy sexual development: A multidisciplinary framework for research. International Journal of Sexual Health, 22(1), 14–19.

Richards, C., Bouman, W. P., Seal, L., Barker, M. J., Nieder, T. O., & T’Sjoen, G. (2016). Non-binary or genderqueer genders. International Review Of Psychiatry, 28(1), 95–102.

Rosario, M., & Schrimshaw, E. W. (2014). Theories and etiologies of sexual orientation. In D. L. Tolman, L. M. Diamond, J. A. Bauermeister, W. H. George, J. G. Pfaus, & L. M. Ward (Eds.), APA handbook of sexuality and psychology, Vol. 1: Person-based approaches. (pp. 555–596). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Rutter, P. A. (2012). Sex therapy with gay male couples using affirmative therapy. Sexual & Relationship Therapy, 27(1), 35-45. doi:10.1080/14681994.2011.633078

Sciaraffa, M., & Randolph, T. (2011). "You Want Me to Talk to Children about What?" Responding to the Subject of Sexuality Development in Young Children. Young Children, 66(4), 32-38.

Vrangalova, Z., & Savin-Williams, R. C. (2011). Adolescent Sexuality and Positive Well-Being: A Group-Norms Approach. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 40(8), 931-944.

Other Readings

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