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BOOKS FOR SEXUALITY AND DISABILITY RESOURCE INFORMATION

The Ultimate Guide to Sex and Disability
Miriam Kaufman, M.D., Cory Silverberg, and Fran Odette
For all of us who live with disabilities, chronic pain & illness.

Guide to Getting It On
Paul Joannides, Psy.D
A Book About the Wonders of Sex.

How I Became a Human Being
Mark O’Brien with Gillian Kendall
A disabled man’s quest for independence.

On Seeing a Sex Surrogate
Mark O’Brien
Essay published in the May, 1990 issue #174 of the Sun Magazine.

The Heart's Alphabet
James Grimm (gordyesther@mywdo.com)
Daring to live with cerebral palsy.

SIECUS
[Bibliography of books on Sexuality and Disability (PDF)]

SEXUALITY AND AGING

Naked at Our Age, Talking Out Loud About Senior Sex
Joan Price

Love, Sex and Aging
Edward M. Brecher

A Good Age
Alex Comfort

Sex When You're Sick, Reclaiming Sexual Health after Illness or Injury
Anne Katz

Sex and Back Pain, Advice on Restoring Comfortable Sex Lost to Back Pain
Lawrence Andrew Hebert, PT

AGING, DEMENTIA AND SEXUALITY

Sexuality & Dementia, Compassionate and Practical Strategies for Dealing with Unexpected or Innappropriate Behaviors
Douglas Wornell, M.D.
(I wish I'd known about this book when my father was suffering from dementia. Read first.)

Sex, Intimacy & Aged Care
Barbara Sherman

Dementia Beyond Drugs, Changing the Culture of Care
G. Allen Power M.D

TOUCH AWARENESS IN CAREGIVING

Compassionate Touch, Hands-On Caregiving for the Elderly, the Ill and the Dying
Dawn Nelson, M.F.A, C.M.T

From the Heart Through the Hands, The Power of Touch in Caregiving
Dawn Nelson, M.F.A, C.M.T

Comfort Touch, Massage for the Elderly and the Ill (DVD or Book)
Mary Kathleen Rose

Massage for the Hospital Patient and Medically Frail Client
Gayle MacDonald

Irene Smith, CMT, Author and Educator
Founder of Everflowing, an educational program to teach mindful touch and the practice of therapeutic presence as an opportunities to recognize and express tenderness in caregiving.

41 Carl Street #C
San Francisco, CA 94117-3917
415-564-1750
everflowing@earthlink.net
www.everflowing.org

Massage in Hospice Care
Irene Smith CMP
Only available in ibooks.
For more information, go to:
www.everflowing.org/new-interactiveb.html
Various multi-media materials:
www.everflowing.org/everflowingresou.html

A GUIDE TO DEATH AND DYING

The Amateur's Guide to Death and Dying: Enhancing the End of Life
Richard Wagner, Ph.D., ACS

Children's Book:
Longfellow and the Deep Hidden Woods
Richard Wagner, Ph.D., ACS
Illustrator and Cartoonist: David Cantero