Nursing & Health: Collections

Sexual Health Week 2017

As part of Sexual Health Week 2017, we're bringing together a collection of titles based on sexual health. 

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Children and Sexuality

  • Helping Children to Learn About Safer Sexual Behaviour

    A Narrative Approach to Working with Young Children and Sexually Concerning Behaviour, 1st Edition

    By Laura Walker, Carol Laugharne

    This unique resource comprises a therapeutic workbook and storybook, designed to be used as an early intervention with children within the school setting who display concerning sexual behaviour. The workbook contains a series of activities with accompanying user-friendly advice including how to…

    Paperback – 2016-05-04

  • Promoting Youth Sexual Health

    Home, School, and Community Collaboration, 1st Edition

    By Gina Coffee, Pamela Fenning, Tommy L. Wells

    Promoting Youth Sexual Health, written for preventionists and interventionists who work with children and adolescents across home, school, or community settings, offers guidance on how to promote sexual health among youth. The reader is first introduced to the state of the field, including sexual…

    Paperback – 2015-10-07

  • Teaching Protective Behaviours to Young Children

    First Steps to Safety Programme, 1st Edition

    By Carolyn Gelenter, Nadine Prescott, Belinda Riley

    This programme aims to provide children aged 4-7 years with awareness and strategies for keeping safe. Although it may be difficult to accept, children and young people from any community, including those with disabilities, can be put at risk of harm, abused or hurt, regardless of their age, gender…

    Paperback – 2013-10-24


  • Designing and Leading a Successful SAR

    A Guide for Sex Therapists, Sexuality Educators, and Sexologists, 1st Edition

    By Patti Britton, Robert E. Dunlap

    This professional guidebook and training manual introduces the Sexual Attitudes Reassessment and Restructuring (SAR) training program for professionals working in the broad field of sexology. The authors, who have led 43 SAR training programs in seven different countries, provide an overview of the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-06

  • The Principles of Pleasure

    Working with the Good Stuff as Sex Therapists and Educators, 1st Edition

    By Laura Rademacher, Lindsey Hoskins

    There are tremendous benefits to discussing the subject of sexual and emotional pleasure with clients, and this book addresses the challenges and misconceptions of doing just that. Laura Rademacher and Lindsey Hoskins teach the skills necessary for mental health professionals and sex educators to…

    Paperback – 2017-05-03

  • Overcoming Sex Addiction

    A Self-Help guide, 1st Edition

    By Thaddeus Birchard

    Overcoming Sex Addiction is an accessible self-help guide which uses the principles of cognitive behaviour therapy to help those with problematic or unwanted patterns of sexual behaviour. It is designed for those who are not yet ready to seek professional help or who live in a place where little…

    Paperback – 2017-04-20

  • Perpetrators of Intimate Partner Sexual Violence

    A Multidisciplinary Approach to Prevention, Recognition, and Intervention, 1st Edition

    Edited by Louise McOrmond-Plummer, Jennifer Y. Levy-Peck, Patricia Easteal

    Research shows that intimate partner sexual violence (IPSV) is the most common form of sexual assault. Professional focus is often on the victim, but more information is needed about the perpetrators in order to have a fuller understanding of this crime. The very nature of IPSV – sexual assault…

    Paperback – 2016-12-08

  • Romance and Sex in Adolescence and Emerging Adulthood

    Risks and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alan Booth, Ann C. Crouter, Anastasia Snyder

    In this classic edition top scholars in family research examine the nature and origin of adolescents’ contemporary patterns of sexual and romantic relationships, from the evolutionary roots of these behaviors to policies and programs that represent best practices for addressing these issues in…

    Paperback – 2015-12-15
    Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

  • Routledge Handbook of Sexuality, Health and Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Aggleton, Richard Parker

    The last two decades have witnessed an explosion of research on sexuality as the social sciences have worked to find new ways of understanding a rapidly changing world. Growing concern for issues such as population, women's and men's reproductive health, and the HIV and AIDS pandemic, has since…

    Paperback – 2012-02-06

Sexual Education

  • Evidence-based Approaches to Sexuality Education

    A Global Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by James J. Ponzetti, Jr.

    This is the first book to provide a multidisciplinary and global overview of evidence-based sexuality education (SE) programs and practices. Readers are introduced to the fundamentals of creating effective programs to prepare them to design new or implement existing programs that promote healthy…

    Paperback – 2015-10-06
    Textbooks in Family Studies

  • Handbook of Contraception and Sexual Health

    3rd Edition

    By Suzanne Everett

    Offering a comprehensive guide to contraception and sexual health, the new edition of this practical handbook has been fully updated. It takes an integrated approach to sexual health, and now includes additional content on sexually transmitted infections as well as assessment skills. Giving clear…

    Paperback – 2014-01-17

Forthcoming Titles

  • The Gay Science

    Intimate Experiments with the Problem of HIV, 1st Edition

    By Kane Race

    Since the onset of the HIV epidemic, the behaviour of men who have sex with men has been subject to intense scrutiny on the part of the behavioural and sociomedical sciences. What happens when we consider the work of these sciences to be not merely descriptive, but also constitutive of the…

    Hardback – 2017-08-03
    Sexuality, Culture and Health

  • Technologies of Sexuality, Identity and Sexual Health

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lenore Manderson

    Technologies of Sexuality, Identity and Sexual Health highlights the complex ways in which sexuality is expressed and enacted through local ideologies, global identities and material cultures, and their influence on people’s sexual health and well-being. Its impetus is the renewed interest in…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Sexuality, Culture and Health

  • The Complete Guide to Fertility Awareness

    1st Edition

    By Jane Knight

    Fertility Awareness is key to understanding sexual and reproductive health at all life stages. It can be used to either plan or avoid pregnancy. Fertility Awareness Methods (FAMs) are highly effective when motivated couples are taught by trained practitioners. These methods are in demand for…

    Paperback – 2016-11-10

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Webinar: Understanding and responding to children who display sexually concerning behaviour

Listen to Laura Walker & Carol Laugharne, authors of Helping Children to Learn About Safer Sexual Behaviour, explain how you can deal with a child who displays sexually concerning behavior.  

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Discover 5 key activities you can teach young children to stay safe

Read the post from Carolyn Gelenter, Nadine Prescott, & Belinda Riley authors of Teaching Protective Behaviours to Young Children, and learn how you can integrate these activities into the classroom. 

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How can you teach children and young people to stay safe?

Read more from Carolyn Gelenter, Nadine Prescott, & Belinda Riley on how you can teach children and young people to stay safe.

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