Sexual health, sexuality and mental wellbeing in young people

Sexual health, sexuality and mental wellbeing in young people

Sexual health, sexuality and mental wellbeing in young people

Sexuality and sexual health are particularly important to young people’s mental health and wellbeing. This module will provide introductory information and clinical practice points in relation to sexual health when working with young people in mental health settings.

Who is this course for?

This module is designed for mental health and other clinicians who work with young people and would like to learn more about sexuality, gender diversity and sexual health and how these relate to mental health and wellbeing.

What will you learn in this course?

  • Describe key terms related to sexual health, sexuality and gender diversity

  • Describe the key elements of sexual health

  • Understand the rationale for addressing sexual health in youth mental health settings

  • Increase knowledge of strategies to use in clinical practice

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