Ch 18: Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders: Homework Help

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The Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders chapter of this Abnormal Psychology Homework Help course helps students complete their sexual and gender identity disorders homework and earn better grades. This homework help resource uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long.

How it works:

  • Identify which concepts are covered on your sexual and gender identity disorders homework.
  • Find videos on those topics within this chapter.
  • Watch fun videos, pausing and reviewing as needed.
  • Complete sample problems and get instant feedback.
  • Finish your sexual and gender identity disorders homework with ease!

Topics from your homework you'll be able to complete:

  • Sexual dysfunction
  • Historical views of sexual dysfunction
  • Desire disorders
  • Excitement disorders
  • Orgasm disorders
  • Causes and treatment of sexual pain
  • Paraphilias
  • Frotteurism
  • Pedophilia
  • Voyeurism
  • Masochism and sadism
  • Gender dysphoria
  • Gender disorder theories and treatments

12 Lessons in Chapter 18: Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders: Homework Help
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What Is a Sexual Dysfunction? - Definition, Phases & Types

1. What Is a Sexual Dysfunction? - Definition, Phases & Types

What happens when an otherwise healthy adult can't enjoy sex? In this lesson, we'll look at the four phases of sexual activity and sexual dysfunctions that can occur in each phase. In addition, we'll look at some common causes of sexual dysfunction.

Historical Perspectives of Sexual Dysfunctions

2. Historical Perspectives of Sexual Dysfunctions

When otherwise healthy adults can't enjoy sex, they are suffering from a sexual dysfunction. Throughout history, there have been many different views of the types and causes of sexual dysfunction. In this lesson, we'll explore historical perspectives of sexual problems.

Desire Disorders: Definition, Causes & Treatment

3. Desire Disorders: Definition, Causes & Treatment

Desire is a normal part of adult relationships. But what happens when someone loses all desire? In this lesson, we'll examine hypoactive sexual desire disorder, its symptoms, causes, and treatment.

Disorders of Excitement: Definition, Causes & Treatment

4. Disorders of Excitement: Definition, Causes & Treatment

Sex is a normal part of adult life, but what happens when someone is not able to be physically aroused? In this lesson, we'll look closer at different types of excitement disorders, as well as their causes and treatments.

What Are Orgasm Disorders? - Definition, Causes & Treatment

5. What Are Orgasm Disorders? - Definition, Causes & Treatment

Some people aren't able to reach orgasm, or they reach orgasm too quickly. What causes these things, and how are they treated? In this lesson, we'll look at the symptoms, causes, and treatment of orgasm disorders.

Sexual Pain Disorders: Definition, Causes & Treatment

6. Sexual Pain Disorders: Definition, Causes & Treatment

Most healthy adults enjoy sex, but sometimes people experience pain during sex. In this lesson, we'll look closer at sexual pain disorders, their causes and their treatments.

What Is Sex Therapy? - Definition and Features

7. What Is Sex Therapy? - Definition and Features

Sex is a normal part of adult life, but sometimes people have issues with sex. Where can people turn when they have sexual dysfunction? In this lesson, we'll examine what sex therapy is and how sex therapists help patients with sexual dysfunctions.

Paraphilia: Definition and Symptoms Displayed in Fetishism, Transvestism & Exhibitionism Paraphilias

8. Paraphilia: Definition and Symptoms Displayed in Fetishism, Transvestism & Exhibitionism Paraphilias

Sexual urges and fantasies are part of the lives of most healthy adults. But, what happens when the urges and fantasies center on a specific object or scenario and cause distress or impairment? In this lesson, we will look at several paraphilias and how they are treated.

Characteristics of Voyeurism, Frotteurism & Pedophilia

9. Characteristics of Voyeurism, Frotteurism & Pedophilia

What happens when someone becomes a peeping Tom? How do you treat people who feel the urge to rub up against nonconsenting people? And how do you treat someone who is attracted to young children? In this lesson we'll explore voyeurism, frotteurism, and pedophilia.

Sexual Masochism & Sexual Sadism: The Characteristics of Paraphilias Derived From Pain

10. Sexual Masochism & Sexual Sadism: The Characteristics of Paraphilias Derived From Pain

Sex is a part of healthy adult relationships. But, what happens when one partner craves pain as well as pleasure? In this lesson, we'll look at sexual masochism and sexual sadism, as well as the non-clinical term sadomasochism.

Gender Identity Disorder: Definition and Social Perception of Gender Dysphoria

11. Gender Identity Disorder: Definition and Social Perception of Gender Dysphoria

What happens when someone is born a woman but feels like they should be a man? In this lesson, we'll look closer at gender identity disorder, its symptoms, and changing views on it as a mental disorder.

Explaining and Treating Gender Identity Disorder

12. Explaining and Treating Gender Identity Disorder

What causes someone to be transgender? In this lesson, we'll look at the psychological and biological causes of gender identity disorder as well as common treatments for the disorder.

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