Their assigned gender o has to last at least 6 month

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: chological problems Gender Dysphoria in Children o A marked incongruence between their experience or expressed gender vs. their assigned gender o Has to last at least 6 month o Unhappy with gender and wanting it to be changed • Gender Dysphoria in Adolescents and Adults o Aging the desire to be the other gender o Lasting at least 6 months o Still have incongruence o Green (1985) §༊ Followed a bunch of people who’s identity was reversed §༊ Many people of this group later developed a homosexual lifestyle • Other Specified Gender Dysphoria • Unspecified Gender Dysphoria Paraphilia • • • • Previously considered sexual dysfunctions Reliance on an unusual object or a ritual for full sexual satisfaction The person does not really get sexual satisfaction unless they rely on object or ritual Fetishes o At least 6 months of recurrent or intense sexual arousing fantasies or behaviors involving some object o The whole sexual interest of some object or body part o It is victimless • Frotteuristic o At least 6 months o Recurrent urges or intense sexual fantasies of touching or rubbing against a non consenting person o A victim • Transvestic Fetishism o At least 6 moths o Recurrent intense sexual arousing fantasies, urges, or behaviors involving cross dressing 4 Sexual Disorders 5 • Voyeuristic Disorder o At least 6 moths o Recurrent intense sexual arou...
View Full Document

This document was uploaded on 02/28/2014 for the course PSYCH AS.200.212 at Johns Hopkins.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online