a publication of the sexuality and aging consortium at widener university

Laugh and Learn about LGBT Aging on March 16

Experience fun, education, and advocacy related to LGBT aging in the United States, 3:30-7 p.m. Friday, March 16, 2018, in the Widener University Webb Room. Continuing Educations Credits available for AASECT and Social Work. This high-energy, lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender aging event features a nationally renowned comedian and an eldercare crisis manager. Headliner Julia Scotti will share high-octane... Read more...

The Consortium is Back!

Melanie Davis, PhD, CSE, CSES and Robin Goldberg-Glen, PhD, MSW Consortium Co-Presidents We are glad to be back after a hiatus for reflection and reorganization! During the break, our Leadership Committee made changes to the organization that will maximize our resources while maintaining the Consortium’s ability to advocate, educate, and train. The Leadership Committee agreed to eliminate membership levels... Read more...

What a time it was!

What a time it was! Were you with us this year?  What did you think about the conference?  On August 4th, over 100 of us joined together to hear great speakers, learn new insights, connect with others, and find out how to open closed minds.  This year’s Sexuality and Aging Training Institute at the Woodhull Sexual Freedom Summit was even better than last year! We promised you the most recent data, a joyful learning... Read more...

Reflections on Sexuality and Aging By Connie M. Bowes,

Reflections on Sexuality and Aging By Connie M. Bowes, Recently, I celebrated my 72nd birthday.  Being this age feels quite shocking and utterly amazing to me at the same time.  I frequently wonder, “how the heck did this happen?”  It feels strange to be in this body of advancing age and experience the aging process.  I used to wonder what it would feel like to be an older person.  Now, I know because... Read more...

This Is It!

This  is it! It’s time.  We’re ready for you.  Don’t miss your moment. You’ve seen our posts and updates.  Now’s your time to register if you haven’t done so already.  Registration closes this week.  Don’t let the click of a button stop you from being a part of this year’s remarkable  Sexuality and Aging Training Institute.  It’s in Washington, DC right near the... Read more...

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