ERIC Number: ED298745
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Viewpoints: Sex Education and Deafness.
Fitz-Gerald, Della, Ed.; Fitz-Gerald, Max, Ed.
The 10 contributed papers are intended to clarify the major issues of sex education and deafness and offer realistic responses to the expressed needs of professionals serving the deaf. Papers have the following titles and authors: "Sex Education from the Deaf Perspective" (Robert Davila); "Sexuality and Deafness: An Overview" (Max Fitz-Gerald and Della Fitz-Gerald); "Deaf Culture and Communication: Their Influence on Sexuality" (Luther Robinson); "Human Sexuality in the Deaf World: A Counseling Perspective" (Jeff Lewis and Nancy Lewis); "On the Spot: Teaching and Counseling in a School for the Deaf" (Della and Max Fitz-Gerald); "Designing a Sex Education Program for Your School" (Max and Della Fitz-Gerald); "Sex Education Programming: The Pennsylvania Experience" (Catherine Rhoten and Donald Rhoten); "Growing Up in a Residential School: Developmental Needs and School Policies" (Richard Lytle); "Information on Sexuality: Where Does It Come From" (Max and Della Fitz-Gerald); and "Training for Parents: What Do They Need?" (Della and Max Fitz-Gerald and David Updegraff). (DB)
Descriptors: Attitudes, Counseling, Curriculum Development, Deafness, Elementary Secondary Education, Parent Education, Residential Schools, School Policy, Sex Education, Sexuality, Special Schools
Outreach, Pre-College Programs, Gallaudet College, Washington, DC 20002 ($12.95).
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Guides - Non-Classroom; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Gallaudet Coll., Washington, DC. Pre-College Programs.