Check out the latest issue of Positive Approaches Journal. This edition focuses on sexuality and connectedness, including issues such as:
• Spotlighting the needs and barriers faced by people with disabilities in the LGBTQIA+ community.
• Improving relationships and reducing victimization for people with disabilities by providing sexual education and resources.
• Exploring ways both behavioral health providers and clients can express vulnerability in discussing sexuality and the sensitivities that surround it.
The journal is a collection of resources, observations and advancements for people with mental health and behavioral challenges, intellectual disabilities, autism and other developmental disabilities to live an everyday life. Read more here: https://www.myodp.org/mod/book/view.php?id=33015
Human sexuality has long been studied and will continue to be explored for years to come. Throughout my career several things have remained constant: individuals, no matter their age (beyond adolescence), gender, race, sexual orientation, mental health status, or presence of intellectual or developm...