Experience Multidisciplinary Approaches to sexuality and aging with this unique gathering. Renown of researchers, trainers, advocates and authors will share their expertise through engaging presentations and 23 interactive and educational workshops for professionals and students. Enjoy networking, entertainment, and great food, too. Professionals can earn up to 17 CEs. Just for fun, you’ll be entered into prize drawings throughout our two days together. Sexuality Intimacy and Aging Conference Agenda 2014 (2)
Daniel Gottlieb, PhD, I’m Not Too Sexy for my Catheter: Sex is Different Now, and It’s Great!
Daniel Gottlieb, PhD, hosts the award-winning morning edition of Voices in the Family, a mental health call-in radio show on WHYY, an NPR affiliate. In 1979, a car accident left Dan paralyzed from the chest down, yet he continued to build a successful private practice and to write numerous books including The Wisdom We are Born with: Restoring Faith in Ourselves. He has taught and supervised psychiatrists, psychologists, and clinical social workers.
Susana Mayer, MPH, PhD, Behind and Beyond the Doors of The Erotic Literary Salon: The Power of Uncensored Words
Susana Mayer, MPH, PhD, is a certified sexologist and adult sex educator with a private practice in Philadelphia. She champions Ageless Sex, consulting with clients on typical lifespan sexuality changes and challenges that produce no emotional disappointment or physical harm while creating sexual pleasure and satisfaction. She founded and hosts The Erotic Literary Salon in Philadelphia.
Milton Diamond, PhD, Aging and Intersexuality: Why One-Size-Fits-All Solutions Won’t Work
Milton Diamond, PhD is a world renown researcher on intersexuality and on the origins and development of sexual identity. Retired from his position as professor of anatomy and reproductive biology at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, he continues to research and consult internationally on transsexuality, intersexuality, and pornography. He publishes frequently in sexological journals, legal journals, and lay periodicals.
Discounts are available for Consortium members, plenary and workshop presenters, students, adults age 65+ (with ID), Widener faculty, and agencies sending 5+ people to the conference. Email us if you believe you qualify for a discount promo code.
Students and recent alumni are invited to submit a 2014 Research Poster Proposal.
This annual conference provides great, affordable promotional opportunities for sponsors! Conference Sponsorship Opportunities 2014
Co-sponsored by the Sexuality & Aging Consortium and Widener University’s School of Social Work Education, Center for Human Sexuality Studies and Center for Clinical Psychology.
– Julie Chaya, 2013 participant