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Topics in Human Sexuality: Sexuality Across the Lifespan - Adulthood

Author: Heidi Dalzell, Psy.D.
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Course Created: 2018

Practice Level: Intermediate

No book to buy Duration: 1 hours
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Course Summary

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) and a practice test. When you're ready, purchase the course by clicking the "Add To Cart" button. This will let you take the test, complete the course evaluation and receive your certificate for CE credits.

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.

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, provider #1115, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. maintains responsibility for this course. ASWB ACE Approval Period: 07/08/21-07/08/24.

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