a publication of the sexuality and aging consortium at widener university

Member’s Book Makes AARP Bedroom Books List

Consortium member Joan Price’s book, Naked at Our Age, has been included in AARP’s list of books that can add sizzle to one’s sex life. The Love & Sex blog on the AARP.org website is written by Pepper Schwartz, PhD, who is a member of the Consortium’s Advisory Board. Read the entire list... Read more...

Chorus Pairs Caregivers and to Those with Alzheimer’s

Reprinted from HealthDay, News for Healthier Living By Alan Mozes, HealthDay Reporter Late December wouldn’t be the same without the uplifting sound of holiday choirs, but there’s a unique chorus in New York City called “The Unforgettables,” that’s bringing new harmony to singers and audiences alike. That’s because the chorus’ 22 members include 11 men and women diagnosed... Read more...

The Golden Brick Award, Honoring Susie Wilson

by Peggy Brick, MEd, CSE, Consortium President Editor’s Note:  Following is a transcript of the remarks given by Peggy Brick on December 9, 2011 at the CFLE National Sex Ed Conference, in honor of Susie Wilson, recipient of the 2011 Golden Brick Award. This transcript was originally posted on http://www.sexuallysmarter.blogspot.com/ Susie Wilson is a founding member of the Sexuality and Aging Consortium at... Read more...

Not Just for High School Anymore: Sex Ed Across the Lifespan

Reprinted with permission from HPV News, published by the American Social Health Association An Interview with Bill Taverner Sex ed. For many of us that conjures thoughts of the health or gym teacher fumbling through notes on the birds and the bees. The modern variety of sex ed has been much in the news the last few years, as abstinence-only education has received much attention (and many dollars, too). Sex ed... Read more...

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