Chapter 6. Sexuality in Childhood and Adolescence

  1. Hazel Heath and
  2. Isabel White
  1. Amanda Keighley

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774342.ch6

The Challenge of Sexuality in Health Care

The Challenge of Sexuality in Health Care

How to Cite

Heath, H. and White, I. (2001) Sexuality in Childhood and Adolescence, in The Challenge of Sexuality in Health Care, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774342.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 26 OCT 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632048045

Online ISBN: 9780470774342

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Keywords:

  • sexuality;
  • childhood;
  • adolescence;
  • sexual health;
  • sex education

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Literature on Children and Adolescents

  • Beginning Sexual Development

  • Cultural Influences

  • Sexual Exploitation

  • Role of the Professional

  • Development of Sexual Knowledge

  • Adolescent Sexuality

  • Role of the Professionals

  • References