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Sexuality and Disability

Sexuality and Disability

A Journal Devoted to the Psychological and Medical Aspects of Sexuality in Rehabilitation and Community Settings

Editor-in-Chief: Sigmund Hough

ISSN: 0146-1044 (print version)
ISSN: 1573-6717 (electronic version)

Journal no. 11195

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Sigmund Hough, Ph.D., ABPP

VA Boston Healthcare System affiliated with Medical Schools of Harvard University and Boston University, MA, USA

Editorial Board:

Craig J. Alexander, Ph.D., M.B.A., Mt. Laurel Counseling Center, Birmingham, Alabama; Erin E. Andrews, Psy.D., Central Texas VA Health Care System, Temple, Texas and Texas A&M College of Medicine, Temple, Texas; Juan Carlos Arango-Lasprilla, Ph.D., University of Deusto, Bilbao, Spain; Maria A. Bergman, Ph.D., Tuscaloosa VA Medical Center, Tuscaloosa, Alabama; Theresa M. Chase, M.A., R.N., Craig Hospital, Englewood, Colorado; Sharon M. Freeman Clevenger, Ph.D., Indiana Center for Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Fort Wayne, Indiana and Indiana Purdue University, Fort Wayne, Indiana; Graham H. Creasey, B.Sc., MB, Stanford University, Stanford, California and VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California; Eileen T. Crehan, Ph.D., Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts; Arthur S. Cytryn, M.D., James J. Peters VA Medical Center, Bronx, New York and Rutgers- New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey; John W. DenBoer, Ph.D., Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona; Stanley H. Ducharme, Ph.D. (Editor Emeritus), Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts; William W. Finger, Ph.D., James H. Quillen Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Mountain Home, Tennessee, and James H. Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee; Pamela J. Fitzpatrick, Ph.D., VA North Texas Healthcare System, Dallas, Texas; Patricia E. Gilhooly, M.D., VA New Jersey Healthcare System, East Orange, New Jersey, and University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Medical School – University Hospital, Newark, New Jersey; Kathleen M. Gill, Ph.D., University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New YorkClive A. Glass, Ph.D., North West Regional Spinal Injuries Centre, Southport, England; Paul A. Gutierrez, M.D., VA Long Beach Healthcare System, Long Beach, California and University of California Medical Center, Irvine, California; Marika J. Hess, M.D., VA Boston Healthcare System, Tufts University School of Medicine, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; Trisha Hicks, LSW, MSW, M.Ed., Magee Rehabilitation Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Benjamin C. Jenkins, Ph.D., CRC, Western New Mexico University, Silver City, New Mexico; Tapan J. Joshi, M.D., VA Central Iowa Healthcare System, Des Moines, Iowa; Gajendra Narayan Karna, Ph.D., Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, IndiaStephanie A. Kolakowsky-Hayner, Ph.D., Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose, California; Jacqueline Laughlin, M.Ed., R.N., VA Long Beach Healthcare System, Long Beach, California; Lotta Lofgren-Martenson, Ph.D., Faculty of Health and Society, Malmö University, Malmö, Sweden; Emily M. Lund, Ph.D., CRC, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, Mississippi; Heidi W. Maloni, Ph.D., Multiple Sclerosis Center of Excellence, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Washington, D.C.; Andrea Mattisen-Haskins, LICSW, Private Practice, Boston, Massachusetts; Kathryn E. McBride, R.N., B.S.N., University of British Columbia and GF Strong Rehabilitation Center, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Linda R. Mona, Ph.D., Veterans Affairs, Long Beach Health Care System, Long Beach, California; Etienne Mullet, Ph.D., Institute of Advanced Studies, Plaisance, France; Susan Pejoro, R.N., M.S.N., Veterans Administration Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California; Alison R. Peterson, M.D., VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Marilyn Pires, R.N., M.S., Ranchos Los Amigos Medical Center, Downey, California; Nicole Prause, Ph.D., Mind Research Network and University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico; Hugo Senra, Ph.D., University of Manchester, Manchester, Greater Manchester, England; Ami Shaked, Ph.D., (Founding Editor), Tel Aviv, Israel; Gina Signoracci, Ph.D., Denver VA Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, Denver, Colorado  and University of Colorado Anschutz Medical School Campus, Denver, Colorado; Marcalee Alexander Sipski, M.D., Renown Rehabilitation Hospital, Reno, Nevada; Amy Swango-Wilson, Ph.D., College of Nursing, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee; Mitchell S. Tepper, Ph.D., M.P.H., Center of Excellence for Sexual Health, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia; Florian P. Thomas, M.D., Ph.D., St. Louis VA Medical Center, St. Louis, Missouri and Saint Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri; Andre Barciela Veras, M.D., Psychiatric Institute, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Ann Marie Warren, Ph.D., Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, Texas; William J. Warzak, Ph.D., University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska; Beverly Whipple, Ph.D., R.N., Professor Emerita, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey; Jonathan Wong, B.Sc./OT, Hong Kong Hospital Authority and Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong; Matthew Kwai-Sang Yau, Ph.D., James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia; Jingzhong Ye, Ph.D., China Agricultural University, Beijing, China; Nathan D. Zasler, M.D., Concussion Care Centre of Virginia, Ltd., Glen Allen, Virginia, and University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia

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    Sexuality and Disability is an international forum for the publication of peer-reviewed original interdisciplinary scholarly papers that address the psychological and medical aspects of sexuality in relation to rehabilitation. Publishing timely research articles, review articles, case studies, clinical practice reports, brief research reports, survey data reports, and book and film reviews, the journal offers the latest developments in the area of sexuality as it relates to a wide range of disabilities and conditions. Contributions address: clinical and research progress; community programs; independent-living programs; guidelines for clinical practice; special grand-rounds topics; consumer issues; and contemporary developments in special programs in sex education and counseling for people with disabilities. The journal features special issues with internationally renowned guest editors focusing on current topics in sexual health. By publishing research, best-practice, evidence-based, and educational articles, the journal seeks to contribute to the field's knowledge base and advancement. Sexuality and Disability is an essential resource for the exchange of new knowledge, issues, techniques, and available modalities for researchers and other professionals addressing the psychological and medical aspects of sexuality in rehabilitation, medical, academic, and community settings.

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