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Topics in Human Sexuality: Sexuality Across the Lifespan - Childhood and Adolescence

Author: Heidi Dalzell, Psy.D.
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Course Created: 2017

Practice Level: Beginner to Intermediate

No book to buy Duration: 1 hours
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Course Summary

This course will review the development of sexuality using a lifespan perspective. It will focus on sexuality in infancy, childhood and adolescence. It will discuss biological and psychological milestones as well as theories of attachment and psychosexual development.

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 To Cart" button. This will let you take the test, complete the course evaluation and receive your certificate for CE credits.

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss Freud’s theory of psychosexual development.
  • Describe the issues related with the first sexual experience.
  • Discuss the incidence of teen pregnancy.

Course Syllabus

  • Introduction
  • What is Sexuality?
  • Sexuality In Childhood (Birth To Age 2)
  • Sexuality In Early Childhood (Ages 3 to 7)
  • Sexuality in Preadolescence (Ages 8 to 12)
  • Sexuality in Adolescence (Age 13 to 19)

Social Workers:

This organization, CE4Less, provider #1115, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education ACE) program. CE4Less maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 8/8/2015-8/8/2018. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval.

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