Sexuality and Violence: are they related?

Sexuality and Violence: are they related?

2015-06-01 00:00:00

We are living in a violent world everywhere. In Venezuela the situations is critical. A recent survey from OVV at our University ?-just published-? shows an increase in Violent Facts related to Sexuality. We will present this data. In Latin America the situations with few exceptions are almost the same. Sexology has a role in prevention, diagnosis and treatment. Our prisons systems are a complete failure, with too many violent incidents, in supposed secure places. 

On the contrary the situation there is even worse. Educations is the first prioriry in public policies in Latin Amercia. Ability to work and places to do it are Second?? Human Rights, specially Human Sexual Rights (Valencia l997) are also very important in our socio-cultural environment. We will discuss a strategic plan to overcome this complex and difficult situation.

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40 years of academic sex - straight from my heart, by Lars-Gösta Dahlöf

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Realities and Problems of Integration of Sexuality Education in Primary and Continuous Training

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