Working with young people around sex and relationships

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Stowmarket Community Centre

Hillside

Stowmarket

IP14 2BD

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A skills based day covering good practice when talking to and working with young people aged 13-24. This course will give participants the understanding and skills to help support young people to make positive and informed choices. These approaches are designed to give staff practical strategies for discussing delaying early sex, while continuing to support those who choose to become sexually active.

Topics covered will include:

  • Exploring your own opinions, beliefs and judgements
  • Confidence in talking to young people about sex and relationships
  • Increased knowledge about appropriate ages to talk to young people about sex and relationships topics
  • Practiced skills in answering difficult questions about sex and relationships
  • The causes and effects of early sex and current research findings
  • Understand the role played by media and peer pressure in early sex.
  • Consent
  • A range of practical ways of working with young people to help them make positive and healthy decisions for themselves
  • Strategies to help young people consider alternatives to having sex
  • Considering the role played by friendships and supportive adults and professionals in supporting young peoples choices.
  • The values we bring to this work

This multiagency training is suitable for anyone whose professional life may involve talking to young people about sex and relationships

If you would like to attend this training but there are no longer spaces available, please note that there are also spaces advertised on Suffolk CPD, if you have access to the system. Just search the keyword 'Terrence'.

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Stowmarket Community Centre

Hillside

Stowmarket

IP14 2BD

United Kingdom

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