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Apotemnophilia: Two cases of self-demand amputation as a paraphilia.
Some behaviors, such as sado-masochism, when they are consensual and do not impair life functioning, are not considered a paraphilia because they do not meet all of the diagnostic criteria.
I have retranslated from the Hebrew and Greek all the verses of the Bible pertinent to pedophilia and paraphilia.
A disabling obsession with porn is already frequently categorized as a paraphilia -- a fetish, like pedophilia or coprophilia or an obsession with shoes.
28) Breaking these numbers down according to the various relevant categories of paraphilia detected, the researchers reported that 50% of the male nonincest pedophiles had developed their deviant interest by the age of sixteen; while more than 40% of the female target nonincest pedophiles, 40% of male target incest pedophiles, 30% of rapists, and 25% of female target incest pedophiles had all acquired their deviant interests by the time they were eighteen years old.
Thus, there is emphasis in the statute on offenders whose dangerousness to others is caused by such pathologies as paraphilia and anti-social personality disorder, both included in the official Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, Fourth Edition, of the American Psychiatric Association, popularly referred to as DSM-IV.
There are several different classifications of paraphilia, including sadism, masochism, exhibitionism, voyeurism, and fetishism.
s clear the mechanisms of paraphilia (preference for unusual sexual practices) can be terribly complex Keenan observes that offenders say "they never really thought about it.
This means that a benign fetish like being turned on by feet or enjoying some consensual bondage play would be considered a paraphilia, while having a sexual obsession with underage children would be considered a paraphilic disorder.
The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders - Fourth Edition (American Psychiatric Association, 2000) offers the diagnosis of Transvestic Fetishism, which is described as a paraphilia that "involves cross-dressing by a male in a women's attire" (p.
According to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders-IV (APA 1994), pedophilia is a form of paraphilia in which a person has at least six months of recurrent, sexually arousing fantasies and urges or behaviors involving prepubescent children (Geoghegan 2009; Laws & O'Donohue 2008; Emmers-Sommer et al.