Choose one topic related to childhood/adolescent sexuality through a relevant empirical research article.
A brief description of the article
Possible implications of the findings for the practice of sexuality counseling
Possible implications of the findings for parents and caregivers
Article Review - Adolescent Sexuality
About the Article
• Oswalt, A. (author) & Zupanick, C. (editor).(2014). The Development of Adolescent Sexuality. Seven Counties. URL: http://sevencounties.org/poc/view_doc.php?type=doc&id=41180&cn=1310
This article by Oswalt explains in accessible language how sexuality develops in adolescence as part of a series of articles tackling child development theory. It explains the theory behind child development and looks into the varied factors that contribute towards the development of sexuality at the period of adolescence in the following developmental areas: physical, cognitive, emotional, social, and moral development. Oswalt's article discusses how, without proper guidance, poor decision making at this stage can lead to dire, long-term consequences (i.e. teen pregnancy). She urges caregivers to learn the varied ways to assist teens through discussions of all aspects of sexuality to ...
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Research: Child Abuse
Based on these 3 articles
1. Through a Foucauldian Lens: A Genealogy of Child Abuse.
By: Bell, Sheri. Journal of Family Violence. Feb2011, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p101-108. 8p.
2. Abuse of adolescents.
By: Rees, Gwyther; Stein, Mike. Children & Society. Apr97, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p63-70. 8p
3. Prevalence of Child Sexual Abuse: A Corrective Metanalysis.
By: Bolen, Rebecca M.; Scannapieco, Maria. Social Service Review. Sep99, Vol. 73 Issue 3, p281-313. 33p.
For each article answer the following:
1. Who did it?
2. What were they investigating?
3. What was the task?
4. What variables were manipulated?
5. What were the results?