Occupational therapy's distinct value in promoting sexual health and menstrual hygiene (April 16, 2019)

$50.00
Title
Occupational therapy's distinct value in promoting sexual health and menstrual hygiene (April 16, 2019)
Description

ON-DEMAND WEBINAR PURCHASE

Occupational therapy's distinct value in promoting sexual health and menstrual hygiene

Presenter: Elizabeth K. Schmidt & Freya McGregor

There is a significant need to address sexual health, sexual health education and associated skills such as menstrual hygiene management with clients with various intellectual, physical, and visual disabilities in clinical practice. These are activities of daily living and often an important part of life, yet frequently under-addressed in these populations. This webinar will provide an overview of occupational therapy’s distinct value in addressing sexual and reproductive health for individuals with various disabilities, including specific strategies for health promotion, remediation, and modifications based on individual abilities.

After taking part in this webinar, participants will:

  1. Identify the need for safe sexual health practices for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
  2. Describe evidence-based practices for sexual health education.
  3. Recognize occupational therapy’s role in safe sexual health practices and menstrual hygiene management for individuals with vision impairments, intellectual, developmental, and physical disabilities.
  4. Identify strategies for effective sexual health education and menstrual hygiene management in various clinical settings for individuals with various disabilities.
  5. Explain future directions for research and program development to promote safe sexual health practices for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Level:
Intermediate (3-5 years of experience in this specific practice or topic area)
 
Areas of practice
Cognitive, Neurological/neuromuscular, General physical health, Health promotion and wellness, Educators

Client age groups
Adolescents (13-19 years old), Adults (20-64 years old)

This purchase is for individual access to the On-Demand Practice Evidence Webinar from April 16, 2019. Access to the recording, the handout and a certificate is provided by email immediately following purchase. No cancellations/refunds will be provided once the purchase is completed. Please visit the Webinars FAQ for technical requirements and additional information.

This access will expire on August 31, 2022.

Use Credits
Individual Credits
Presenters
Elizabeth K. Schmidt & Freya McGregor
Language
English

Product Price

Member Price
$50.00
Price
$95.00
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