Enemas; as kids were given enemas by overly concerned moms
Transvestic fetishism, transvestism
Flashing, indecent exposure; 50% of women have been flashed
Peeping Tom's, now harder to arrest, high tech devices
Rubbing against others in public
Corpses, death, signs of serious psych disturbance
Animals; 50% of boys on farms engage in this before the age of 16, if occurs in adult, psych
Post Pubescent 13-17
Clearly explain three possible causes of paraphilia
1. Classical conditioning, something related to sex
becomes linked to sex associatively until you start responding to that thing
2. Biological: a disturbance in a certain part of
the brain; temporal lobe epilepsy. Researchers have found that some
paraphiliacs have differences in brain structure and brain chemistry and
possible lesions in certain parts of the brain.
3. Developmental; auditory, tactile, and visual
stimuli we experience during childhood sex play form a template in our brain that defines our ideal lover and ideal sexual situation. If our childhood sex play remains undisturbed, development goes on toward heterosexual desires.
a. Victim Perpetrator thing.
Explain the difference between a sexual behavior preference and a paraphilia, and why the term paraphilia is controversial
A. A preference is something someone chooses to do
because they want; a strong liking. A paraphillia is different in the sense that the object of their desire is necessary for arousal and orgasm.
It is controversial to use paraphilia because it implies a mental illness
Explain the difference between a non-coercive/consensual and a coercive/non-consensual
A. Noncoercive paraphillia—Do not harm others;
engaged in with others’ permission. Coercive paraphillia—engaged in with