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A selection of blog posts I have written for various sources including the American Psychological Association, the Journal of Advanced Nursing, and the Sexual Health Research Network are below. Click on the titles for more information. And get in touch if you have an idea for a blog post that I can help you with.

Are you guilty of positive ageism?
Exploring the less well-known side of ageism: positive ageism. Published on the American Psychological Association’s website ‘Psychology Benefits Society’ to coincide with the International Day of Older Persons 2016
 
Old age and sexual assault: An invisible and silent issue
My post on the sexual assault of older women was published on the Journal of Advanced Nursing’s interactive blog, which marked 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence 2015
 
The secret sex lives of older people that can make us rethink our idea of intimacy
Published in The Conversation (2015)
 
When it comes to older people and sex, doctors put their heads in the sand
Published in The Conversation (2015)
 
Misrepresented and mocked: Research on women, ageing and sex
Part of a multi-author blog from the Sexual Health Research Network which focused on media representations of sexual health
 
It’s your hormones dear. Time for a rethink on menopause and sex
Published on the Feminist and Women’s Studies Association blog
 
Research Survivors: Tips by Senior Academics & Professionals
My ‘top tips’ for postgraduate research students and early career researchers in higher education (part of Research Survivors on the New Academic)

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