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Calendar of Events

Sexuality and Healthy Relationship Training for Self-Advocates by Self-Advocates
Start Date/Time:
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 2:00 PM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
End Date/Time:
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 5:00 PM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Recurring Event:
One time event
Importance:
Normal Priority
Category:
Advocacy/Leadership/Self-determination
Description:

Event announcement from NACDD

Location: Online

Many people with disabilities never learned about sexuality and healthy relationships and wewant that to change. Everyone is a sexual human being and deserves to learn about this topic.This workshop is for self advocates who want to learn more about Sexuality and HealthyRelationships. People with disabilities who have become sexuality educators have teamed upwith national experts to present this workshop. We will explore what is sexual self advocacy,what are the barriers and helpful tools in being a strong sexual self-advocate, and practicehow to speak up to have the life and relationships that you want!

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn what sexual self-advocacy is.
  • Hear about why it is hard to be a strong sexual self-advocate.
  • Learn ways to build your sexual self-advocacy skills.
  • Know your sexual and relationship rights.
  • Know where to go to get help if your rights are violated.
  • Practice speaking up for yourself about your relationships and in your relationships.

Who Should Attend: Self-advocates who want to learn about sexuality.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Owned by Kmcconnell On Friday, September 24, 2021