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Ageing and Sexual Health

Previously Recorded

Presenter: Anna C. Kienski Woloski Wruble

60 minutes

Learning Objectives:
  1. Introduction and myth breakers of ageing
  2. Physical changes of ageing and sexual implications
  3. Psycho-social implications of sexuality and ageing
Agenda:

1. Introduction and myth breakers of ageing (5 minutes)

2. Physical changes of ageing and sexual implications

a. normative changes in the healthy older adult and sexuality (15 minutes)

b. chronic illness and ramifications on sexuality (15 minutes)

3. Psycho-social implications of sexuality and ageing (10 minutes)

Resources for further study:
1. Chung, E. (2019). Sexuality in Ageing Male: Review of Pathophysiology and Treatment Strategies for Various Male Sexual Dysfunctions. Medical Sciences, 7(10), 98.

2. Garrett, D., & Lawton, S. (2019). The effects of ageing on female genital and sexual health. British Journal of Nursing, 28(18), 1192-1195.

3. Gewirtz-Meydan, A., Hafford-Letchfield, T., Ayalon, L., Benyamini, Y., Biermann, V., Coffey, A., ... & Zeman, Z. (2019). How do older people discuss their own sexuality? A systematic review of qualitative research studies. Culture, health & sexuality, 21(3), 293-308.

3. Mahieu, L., Cavolo, A., & Gastmans, C. (2019). How do community-dwelling LGBT people perceive sexuality in residential aged care? A systematic literature review. Aging & mental health, 23(5), 529-540.

4. Palha, A. P. (2019). Sexuality in Older Adults. In Primary Care Mental Health in Older People (pp. 229-235). Springer, Cham.

5. Shen, S. (2019). Chronic Disease Burden, Sexual Frequency, and Sexual Dysfunction in Partnered Older Adults. Journal of sex & marital therapy, 1-15.

6. Sinković, M., & Towler, L. (2019). Sexual aging: a systematic review of qualitative research on the sexuality and sexual health of older adults. Qualitative health research, 29(9), 1239-1254.

This webinar offers 1 NYS ED Self Study Credits

This course will focus on the bio-psycho-social changes of ageing and their expression in sexual health in the post reproductive years. Sexual adaptations to chronic illness in both self and partner will be discussed.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Introduction and myth breakers of ageing
  2. Physical changes of ageing and sexual implications
  3. Psycho-social implications of sexuality and ageing
Agenda:

1. Introduction and myth breakers of ageing (5 minutes)

2. Physical changes of ageing and sexual implications

a. normative changes in the healthy older adult and sexuality (15 minutes)

b. chronic illness and ramifications on sexuality (15 minutes)

3. Psycho-social implications of sexuality and ageing (10 minutes)

Resources for further study:
1. Chung, E. (2019). Sexuality in Ageing Male: Review of Pathophysiology and Treatment Strategies for Various Male Sexual Dysfunctions. Medical Sciences, 7(10), 98.

2. Garrett, D., & Lawton, S. (2019). The effects of ageing on female genital and sexual health. British Journal of Nursing, 28(18), 1192-1195.

3. Gewirtz-Meydan, A., Hafford-Letchfield, T., Ayalon, L., Benyamini, Y., Biermann, V., Coffey, A., ... & Zeman, Z. (2019). How do older people discuss their own sexuality? A systematic review of qualitative research studies. Culture, health & sexuality, 21(3), 293-308.

3. Mahieu, L., Cavolo, A., & Gastmans, C. (2019). How do community-dwelling LGBT people perceive sexuality in residential aged care? A systematic literature review. Aging & mental health, 23(5), 529-540.

4. Palha, A. P. (2019). Sexuality in Older Adults. In Primary Care Mental Health in Older People (pp. 229-235). Springer, Cham.

5. Shen, S. (2019). Chronic Disease Burden, Sexual Frequency, and Sexual Dysfunction in Partnered Older Adults. Journal of sex & marital therapy, 1-15.

6. Sinković, M., & Towler, L. (2019). Sexual aging: a systematic review of qualitative research on the sexuality and sexual health of older adults. Qualitative health research, 29(9), 1239-1254.

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