Sexual Health/Incest

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Incest is sexual intercourse between two family members.

What is incest?[edit]

Distinction between "true" and "statutory" incest[edit]

Coerced incest[edit]

Sexual abuse aspects[edit]

Incestuous incidents at ages of consent[edit]

Incest and health effects[edit]

Incest and the law[edit]

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.