Psychology of Human SexualitySemester Course

Psychology of Human Sexuality, Semester Course
Major Discipline(s)
Gender Studies, Human Development, Psychology
Type
Elective Course
Available
Fall/Spring semester
Credit(s)
3

This course deals with issues related to human sexuality, emphasizing the psychological perspective. Prevailing sexual norms in Western society and how these norms originated are considered. Examples of topics range from gender and transgender issues to fetishes and paraphilias, as well as sexual development, sexual disorders, and sex therapy. Develop a greater awareness of your own sexuality and the sexuality of others.

Related Discipline(s)

This course would also be of interest to the following discipline(s):
Pre-Medicine / Health Science

Faculty

Debra Marie Quackenbush

DIS Copenhagen Semester Faculty

Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology, University of Utah (1996). She is licensed to practice in both the US and Denmark. She is a certified group psychotherapist. Research interests include cyber-relations and human sexuality. She recently worked for the renowned Menninger Clinic in Houston, Texas, where she specialized in psychotherapeutic testing and intervention for high achieving professionals with severe mental illness. Currently, she is in private practice in Copenhagen. You can find out more on her website: debbiequackenbush.com. With DIS since 2013.

Psychology, Debra Marie Quackenbush