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Topics in Human Sexuality: Sexuality Across the Lifespan - Adulthood

Author: Heidi Dalzell, Psy.D.
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No book to buy Duration: 1 hours
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Course Summary

This course is part of the 10 hour course Human Sexuality which you can see here
This continuing education human sexuality course will review the development of sexuality using a lifespan perspective. It will focus on sexuality in adulthood and in the elderly. It will discuss physical and psychological milestones connected with adult sexuality.

Course Format

This course contains downloadable online lessons (PDF or Word) and a practice test. When you're ready, purchase the course by clicking the "Add this Course Now" button above; this will let you take the test and receive your certificate for CEU credits.

Course Syllabus

  • Introduction
  • Milestones in Adult Development
  • Singles, Marrieds and Cohabitators
  • Sex and the Married Couple
  • Marital and Partnered Sexuality
  • Changes in Sexual Patterns
  • Sexuality and Aging

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the two variables associated with the amount of sex in a marriage.
  • Describe factors affecting sexuality in older women.
  • Explain the physical changes in women associated with aging.


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