Beyond The Big Talk: Strategies for engaging children of all ages in discussions about sexual heath

Beyond the big talk_Nov2018

This workshop offers valuable resources and skill-building around talking with children of all ages about sexuality. Building upon psychosocial, moral, cognitive and spiritual development theories, we will explore age-appropriate messaging about topics of sexuality and practice handling questions and scenarios dealing with children.

Training Objectives
  1. Define healthy sexual development with the context of psychosocial, moral, cognitive, and spiritual development theories.
  2. Apply age-appropriate messaging on topics of sexuality with children of all ages.
  3. Appraise personal biases and barriers to having authentic relationships with children about sexual health.

Audiences: Caregivers and youth-serving professionals

Interested in the Beyond The Big Talk? Contact Shannon.mann@austin.utexas.edu