This is day 1 of a  2-day workshop that covers male and female sexual functioning, with a day given to each sex. Intersex and non-binary genders are also discussed.

DAY 1: Understanding Female Sexual Functioning: Instructor Anita Hoffer. This portion of the class will cover the most common female sexual difficulties such as desire, orgasm, response and pain issues and will address some of how they may show up in a session with a therapist, as well as treatments that have been found effective or ineffective. 

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.

APA CE's: AASECT is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. AASECT maintains responsibility for this program and its content. ISEE offers AASECT CE’s, which can also be applied toward APA certification or recertification. Please check your state licensing board to make sure that your state accepts all APA approved sponsors, in a few cases states do not. For more information see http://approvedsponsors.apa.org/

Core Knowledge Area: Sexual functioning

Sex Ed Training Area: Working with specific populations 

PLEASE NOTE - All live courses are held at:
Hotel Northampton
36 King Street
Northampton, MA 

Course time 9:00 AM  - 5:30 PM with a 90 minute lunch break

contact info@instituteforsexuality.com for any course specific questions. 

 

  1. Provide students with an overview of several common female sexual difficulties and selected therapeutic options for dealing with them.
  2. By the conclusion of this workshop, participants will be able to identify the DSM and explain its significance.
  3. By the conclusion of this workshop, participants will be able to describe how the DSM5 distinguishes between a paraphilia and a paraphilia disorder.
  4. By the conclusion of this workshop, participants will be able to recognize the use of the drug flibanserin (Addyi) and explain the controversy surrounding its FDA approval and efficacy.
  5. By the conclusion of this workshop, participants will be able to describe the PLISSIT model of sex therapy.
  6. By the conclusion of this workshop, participants will be able to list and explain three different types of dyspareunia.
  7. By the conclusion of this workshop, participants will be able to define “female orgasmic disorder” as it appears in the DSM5.
Course Information
Date Presented:
November 06, 2017 9:00 AM Eastern
Length:
30 days, 8 hours
Individual topic purchase: Selected
American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists
CE: 6.00
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