Perceptions of Sexuality as Related to Sexual Functioning and Sexual Risk in Women with Different Types of Childhood Abuse Histories

@article{Schloredt2003PerceptionsOS,
  title={Perceptions of Sexuality as Related to Sexual Functioning and Sexual Risk in Women with Different Types of Childhood Abuse Histories},
  author={K. Schloredt and J. Heiman},
  journal={Journal of Traumatic Stress},
  year={2003},
  volume={16},
  pages={275-284}
}
  • K. Schloredt, J. Heiman
  • Published 2003
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of Traumatic Stress
  • Perceptions of one's sexuality, self-reported sexual functioning, and sexual risk were examined in a community sample of 148 women with histories of either childhood sexual abuse (n = 26), both childhood sexual and physical abuse (n = 44), and neither form of abuse (n = 78). Controlling for depression and anxiety, the groups did not differ on sexual desire, arousal/orgasm, sexual pain, or masturbation. Women with abuse histories reported more negative affect during sexual arousal and reported… CONTINUE READING
    77 Citations
    Women's history of sexual abuse, their sexuality, and sexual self-schemas.
    • 135
    • PDF
    Childhood sexual abuse moderates the association between sexual functioning and sexual distress in women.
    • 37
    • Highly Influenced
    • PDF
    Sexual health in women reporting a history of child sexual abuse.
    • 38
    • PDF
    Sexual Self-Schemas of Female Child Sexual Abuse Survivors: Relationships with Risky Sexual Behavior and Sexual Assault in Adolescence
    • 38
    Associations among childhood sexual abuse, language use, and adult sexual functioning and satisfaction.
    • 21
    • PDF
    Sexual Assault and Sexual Risk Behaviors Among Lower-Income Rural Women: The Mediating Role of Self-Worth
    • 1
    The Impact of Childhood Sexual Abuse on Women's Sexual Health: A Comprehensive Review.
    • 25
    • PDF
    Sexual function and satisfaction in adults based on the definition of child sexual abuse.
    • 88
    • PDF

    References

    SHOWING 1-10 OF 41 REFERENCES
    The relationship of childhood sexual abuse with later psychological and sexual adjustment in a sample of college women.
    • 450
    Childhood sexual abuse as a predictor of adult female sexual dysfunction: a study of couples seeking sex therapy.
    • 94
    Childhood sexual abuse, adolescent sexual behaviors and sexual revictimization.
    • 490
    • PDF
    Child sexual abuse, HIV sexual risk, and gender relations of African-American women.
    • 166
    The Social Organization of Sexuality: Sexual Practices in the United States
    • 1,401
    Long-term correlates of child sexual abuse: Theory and review of the empirical literature
    • 764
    Differential effects of women's child sexual abuse and subsequent sexual revictimization.
    • 425
    Influence of sexual abuse on HIV-related attitudes and behaviors in adolescent psychiatric inpatients.
    • 75