Session 100 | How Did We Get Here? A Brief History of Sexuality and Intellectual Disability

Hosted By: Leslie Walker-Hirsch

  • Attendees will recognize the historical changes in perception of those with IDD as sexual beings.
  • Attendees will appreciate their own progression and changes in understanding and acceptance of sexuality within the IDD population.
  • Attendees will recognize that it is the responsibility of schools and organizations to provide meaningful sexuality education to protect people with IDD from sexual dangers and exploitation or abuse.