Sex & Culture: Exploring Intersectionality in the Practice of Sex Education & Sex Therapy

March 17, 2020
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM

LOCATION:
Hotel Northampton
36 King Street
Northampton, MA 

Contact info@instituteforsexuality.com for any course-specific questions. 

CE’s: 6

REGISTRATION: $150

This course will help participants to recognize intersectionalities between sexuality and specific cultural groups in the US; allow participants to begin to define culture in new ways; and help participants to understand how race, religion, and ethnicity inform beliefs, values, and decision making with regard to sexual behaviors, sexual health, and sexual identities. Join us for a fascinating discussion of these topics and a new way to look at ourselves.

This program meets the requirements for the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT) and is approved for 6 CE credits. These CE credits may be applied toward AASECT Certification and renewal of certification. Institute for Sexuality Education & Enlightenment, Provider #11-113-C. Completion of this program does not ensure or guarantee AASECT Certification. For further information please contact ce@aasect.org.

CORE KNOWLEDGE AREA: Socio-Cultural Factors (C)

SEX THERAPY TRAINING AREA: Theory and Methods of Sex Related Psychotherapy (A)

SEX EDUCATION TRAINING AREA: Theory and Approaches to Sexuality Education with Specific Populations (D)

 

Course Objectives
  • Participants will be able to Identify the differences between cultural relativism and ethnocentrism.
  • Participants will be able to define culture and its relationship to sexuality.
  • Participants will be able to analyze how race, culture, and religion inform individual beliefs, values, and decision making regarding sexuality and sexual health.
  • Participants will be able to Identify myths that are created and assigned to specific racial and ethnic groups (i.e. stereotypes, media influences, etc).
  • Participants will be able to Practice reflexivity (recognizing one's space, place, and how these impact interactions individual and in social settings)
  • Participants will be able to discuss different examples where culture and sexuality intersect in sexology.
  • Participants will be able to identify areas that may be a challenge or resistance for providing care.
Course Information
Start Time:
March 17, 2020 9:00 AM Eastern
8:00 AM Central, 7:00 AM Mountain, 6:00 AM Pacific
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Course Location:
36 King Street
Northampton, MA
Estimated Length:
8 hours, 30 minutes
Registration Time Remaining:
98 days, 2 hours
American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists
CE: 6.00
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ISEE Certificate Students Only: $0.00
Faculty: $0.00
ISEE Alumni: $75.00
Full Price: $150.00