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Let’s Talk About Sex…and Dementia


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Webinar Recorded: April 29, 2015
Presented by Valerie Peterson, JD, ElderCounsel and Professor Roberta Flowers, JD, Stetson University School of Law
Duration: 60 minutes

In the first case of its kind, an Iowa court is hearing a case where a husband has been charged with sexual assault of his wife, who suffered from dementia. Regardless of the outcome, the issue of capacity to consent to sex will undoubtedly make its way into our discussions with clients and healthcare professionals.

Topics covered:

  1. The Rayhons case in Iowa
  2. The Verdict
  3. Questions and how to handle these situations

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Materials include  Handout (PDF)