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Andrew Smiler

Author "Challenging Casanova: Beyond the Stereotype of the promiscuous young male"

<a href="http://andrewsmiler.wordpress.com/" target="_hplink">Andrew Smiler</a>, PhD is a therapist in Winston-Salem, North Carolina (USA) who specializes in working with teen boys and young men. He is the author of “<a href="http://challengingcasanova.com/" target="_hplink">Challenging Casanova: Beyond the stereotype of promiscuous young male sexuality</a>” and a past president of the <a href="http://division51.org/" target="_hplink">Society for the Psychological Study of Men and Masculinity</a>. He has taught at <a href="http://www.wfu.edu/" target="_hplink">Wake Forest University</a> and <a href="http://oswego.edu/" target="_hplink">SUNY Oswego</a>. Dr. Smiler's research focuses on definitions of masculinity. He also studies normative aspects of sexual development, such as age and perception of first kiss, first “serious” relationship, and first intercourse among 15-25 year olds. Follow him @AndrewSmiler