ATYPICAL SEXUAL BEHAVIOR

(Chapter 18)


 


WHAT CONSTITUTES ATYPICAL SEXUAL BEHAVIOR?

  • Paraphilia: uncommon sexual expression
  • Atypical sexual behaviors: not typically expressed by most people in a society
  •         NONCOERCIVE PARAPHILIAS
  • Definition:

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  • Fetishism
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  • Transvestism
  • Sexual sadism and sexual masochism
  • other

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    COERCIVE PARAPHILIAS

  • Definition

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  • Exhibitionism

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  • Obscene phone calls

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  • Voyeurism

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  • Other

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    TREATMENT OF COERCIVE PARAPHILIAS

  • Offenders lack motivation for treatment

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  • Types of treatment

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    SEXUAL ADDICTION: FACT, FICTION OR MISNOMER?

  • Carnes "cycle of adddiction"
  • Colemanís "sexual compulsion" cycle

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  • Numerous self-help groups