Foley Lectures - Am I Normal? 2/9/2008 9:15:00 AM TAKE...

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Am I Normal? 09/02/2008 09:15:00 TAKE HOME: Our sexual norms seem so normal nature simply because we have been bombarded  with them, and they are embedded in us. 5 parts to your sexuality: 1. Know your story 2. Know your body 3. Make peace with your body o pain, trauma, disability, chronic illness, body image 4. Learn to communicate in your relationship  5. Address sexual problems Social norms – culturally reinforced and not qualities inherent in the behavior itself. vary across cultures Myth! Myths are widespread beliefs (however incorrect they may be) Older people don't care about sex anymore. Attractive people have better sex People with disabilities don’t want/have sex Sex has to be natural/spontaneous Sex needs orgasm Ethnic stereotypes Blue Balls Gay Sex Misconceptions
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What is normal? Subjectively normal
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