Connecticut Department of Children and Families
Sep 19, 2013

Human Sexuality & Adolescent Development - Training of Trainers

*** This is a Three Day Training ***

Human Sexuality and Adolescent Development Flyer

TRAINER: Erin Livensparger

DATE:  September 19th, 20th and 23rd, 2013

TIME: 9:00 - 4:00

LENGTH OF TRAINING: 1 day (x 3)

CEU's:  12.5 (for all three days)

AUDIENCE: Anyone who works with children and youth

DESCRIPTION: This training is designed to increase participants' knowledge surrounding the components of human sexuality. Participants will be asked to explore their beliefs and values around human sexuality and how those beliefs impact their work. Participants will learn the variety of influences that shape sexual identity, as well as ways to increase their comfort discussing issues related to human sexuality with their clients.

Included in the training are the following topics:

  • Contraception and protection methods, including effectiveness, proper use, and the pros and cons of each method
  • Sexually transmitted infections, including transmission, treatment and prevention
  • New strategies and activities for relaying information about both abstinence and contraceptive/protection methods and STIís.
  • Discussion of the prevalence of sexual activity among adolescents
  • The risks factors associated with teen pregnancy and parenting for the adolescent and the child
  • Teach back opportunity in a safe learning environment to build skills as a sexual health trainer/facilitator
The training curriculum was designed by Erin Livensparger, Regional Director, Education & Training and Planned Parenthood of Southern New England, 2011

Location: Planned Parenthood of Southern New England, New Haven Administrative Offices, 345 Whitney Ave. New Haven, CT 06511
This event is 32 miles from you (06106).

9 AM - 4 PM

Contact: Lisa Driscoll, MSW
Email: lisa.driscoll@ct.gov
Phone: 860-550-6331
URL:http://www.plannedparenthood.org/ppsne/
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