Since the need for closeness, touch and sexual satisfaction is not lost in old age, but in most cases privacy and social relations are no longer present, the nursing staff can be confronted with sexualized encounters, cross-border behavior and stressful and obscene situations.
Intimacy, closeness and distance in nursing
Sector: Civil Society / Social Economy
Fields of action: Adult education, Health, Violence prevention
Project owner: Volkshilfe Wien
Responsible person: Eva van Rahden