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Relationships & Sexuality Workshop – 2018

November 21, 2018, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

$50 – $185
Information:

This workshop will provide a brief introduction and opportunity to explore relationships and sexuality for people with disabilities.

What you will learn:

The following topics will be covered:

  • Social skills, relationships and sexuality from a human rights perspective
  • Values
  • Myths and assumptions
  • Providing sex education
  • Duty of care

Participants will take from the session an overview of the above, a knowledge of where to access resources & supports.  There will also be the opportunity to reflect on where to from here for their service, practice and the people they support.

Intended Audience:

The course is targeted towards service providers, clinicians, case coordinators and educators, however anyone with an interest in the area is welcome to attend.

About the Facilitators:

Laura Hogan is an Occupational Therapist (Bachelor of Applied Science.) She also holds a Masters of Health Science (Developmental Disability) and a Certificate IV in Training & Assessment. Laura has significant experience working with people with disability across the lifespan with a special interest in supporting adolescents and adults with complex support needs.

Sarah Wagstaff holds a B.A. (Psych)(Hons), M(Teach)(School Counselling) and is currently undertaking a Masters of Health Science (Developmental Disability). She has extensive experience supporting the behavioural needs of people with disability in various roles, including behavioural therapist, teacher, and school counsellor. 

Details

Date:
November 21, 2018
Time:
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Cost:
$50 – $185

Organiser

Centre for Disability Studies
Phone:
+61 2 9036 3600
Email:
cds@cds.org.au
Website:
www.cds.org.au

Venue

Room 302
MFB, Lvl 3 , 92-94 Parramatta Road
Camperdown, NSW 2050 Australia
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Phone:
+61 2 9036 3600

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