The Social Context of Human Sexuality: Challenges of sexuality faced in later life

The Social Context of Human Sexuality: Challenges of sexuality faced in later life

List and discuss key challenges (For example, physical, psychological, or social) related to sexuality that people face in later life. What steps can be taken to promote the sexual health of people in the later stages of life? Articles to reference in essay: Delamater, J. (2012). Sexual expression in later life: a review and synthesis. Journal of Sex Research, 49, (2-3), 125-141 http://www.ssc.wisc.edu/~delamate/pdfs/SexExpressARSR.pdf Doll, G. M. (2013). Sexuality in nursing homes: Practice and policy. Journal of Gerontological Nursing, 39(7), 30-37 http://thecarenavigator.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/Sexuality-in-Nursing-Homes.pdf Lester, P.E., Kohen, I., Stefanacci, R.G., & Feurman, M. (2016). Sex in nursing homes: A survey of nursing home policies governing resident sexual activity. JAMDA, 17(3), 71-74 http://www.jamda.com/article/S1525-8610(15)00552-6/pdf Nicolosi, A., Laumann, E.O., Glasser, D.B., et al. (2004). Sexual behavior and sexual dysfunctions after age 40: the global study of sexual attitudes and behaviors. Urology, 64, 991-997 https://www.arca.fiocruz.br/bitstream/icict/9843/2/Nicolosi%20A%20Sexual%20behavior….pdf http://studylib.net/doc/5758503/the-joys-of-sex-in-later-life Træen, B., Martin Hald, G., Graham, C.A., Enzlin, P., Janssen, E., Lundin Kvalem, I…… Štulhofer, A. (2016): Sexuality in older adults (65+) — an overview of the literature, part 1: Sexual function and its difficulties, International Journal of Sexual Health https://www.researchgate.net/publication/308123360_Sexuality_in_Older_Adults_65-An_Overview_of_the_Literature_Part_1_Sexual_Function_and_Its_Difficulties Træen, B., Carvalheira, A., Lundin Kvalem, I., Štulhofer, A., Janssen, E. Graham, C.A….. Enzlin, P. (2016): Sexuality in Older Adults (65+)—An overview of the recent literature, part 2: Body image and sexual satisfaction, International Journal of Sexual Health https://www.researchgate.net/publication/308127796_Sexuality_in_Older_Adults_65-An_Overview_of_The_Recent_Literature_Part_2_Body_Image_and_Sexual_Satisfaction