Sexual Health/Incest

Incest is sexual intercourse between two family members.

What is incest?Edit

Distinction between "true" and "statutory" incestEdit

Coerced incestEdit

Sexual abuse aspectsEdit

Incestuous incidents at ages of consentEdit

Incest and health effectsEdit

Incest and the lawEdit

What is the law. Role of family court. Responsibility of the community.


Treatment modalities.


  • Adams, Kenneth, M., Silently Seduced: When Parents Make Their Children Their Partners, Understanding Covert Incest, HCI, 1991.
  • Judith Lewis Herman, Father-Daughter Incest, Harvard University Press, 1982.