The challenges and opportunities in researching intimacy and sexuality in care homes accommodating older people

A feasibility study Paul Simpson PhD Christine Brown Wilson PhD RN Laura J.E. Brown PhD Tommy Dickinson PhD RN Maria Horne PhD RGN First published: 27 July 2016 What are the study’s key findings? Ageist erotophobic discourse can encourage the assumption of older care home residents as postsexual but some residents and staff can drawContinue reading “The challenges and opportunities in researching intimacy and sexuality in care homes accommodating older people”

The last taboo: A guide to dementia, sexuality, intimacy and sexual behaviour in care homes

Sally-Marie Bamford, July 2011 The last taboo: A guide to dementia, sexuality, intimacy and sexual behaviour in care homes, provides care home workers and managers with information and practical advice on this complex, controversial and sensitive issue. The need for affection, intimacy and relationships for people with dementia in care homes has too often beenContinue reading “The last taboo: A guide to dementia, sexuality, intimacy and sexual behaviour in care homes”