ERIC Number: EJ614649
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Impact of Sex Education Programs on Sexual Knowledge and Feelings of Men with a Mild Intellectual Disability.
Garwood, Monique; McCabe, Marita P.
Education and Training in Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, v35 n3 p269-83 Sep 2000
After participating in 6 to 10 sex education sessions, six adolescent and adult men with mild mental retardation showed minimal increases in their knowledge of friendship, contraception, pregnancy, sexual interaction, and social skills. Following sex education, negative feelings developed about marriage, having children, and being present during childbirth. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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