Sexual behaviours and positive behaviour support

All people, including people with a disability, have the right to access effective relationships and sexuality education programs, resources, information and clinical services.

This workshop explores sexuality and relationship issues and the impact of disability on individuals. Participants will be actively involved in developing strategies to promote healthy relationships and sexuality for people with a disability.

Course content

Professionals who work with people with a disability are in a unique position to support the individuals they work with to develop and maintain healthy relationships and sexuality. This training will help participants to:

  • formulate a shared understanding of sexuality
  • explore attitudes and values about sexuality
  • understand relationships and sexuality issues for people with disability
  • develop positive strategies for responding to sexual behaviours which impact negatively on the person or others

Who is it for?

Parents and carers, and professionals who work with young people and/or adults who have a disability in a range of settings including:

  • supported accommodation
  • employment services
  • community access
  • post school options
  • respite care

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Scholarships are available for this course. Please download an application form here and submit at least 10 weeks prior to the course date.

Details

 

 

Cost $220
Length Full day, 9.00am-4.30pm
Location Around Queensland
Catering Light lunch and refreshments

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