The media suggest that uncommitted sex, or hookups, can be both physically and emotionally enjoyable and occur without "strings." The 2009 film "Hooking Up," for example, details the chaotic romantic and sexual lives of adolescent characters.Another film, "No Strings Attached," released in 2011, features two friends negotiating a sexual, yet nonromantic, component of their relationship.
American Medical Association: Adolescent Health On-Line. Upon successful completion of the test (a score of 75 percent or higher), you can print your CE certificate immediately.APA will immediately send you a "Documentation of CE" certificate.With more emerging adults having casual sex, researchers are exploring psychological consequences of such encounters. Garcia, The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction, Indiana University, Bloomington; and Chris Reiber, Sean G. Merriwether, Binghamton University, State University of New York February 2013, Vol 44, No.2 Print version: page 60 "CE Corner" is a quarterly continuing education article offered by the APA Office of CE in Psychology.© 2001, American Medical Association Used by permission Back to top Below are books and guides PAMF accessed when researching this topic. Important Message to Parents of Students Entering 7th to 12th Grades Sources: Below are links PAMF accessed when researching this topic.