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Let’s Talk about Sex

February 14 @ 8:00 am - February 15 @ 5:00 pm

An introductory course in sexual medicine and therapy.

We will discuss the need and obstacles of health professionals to talk about sex, and will empower them to raise and discuss topics of sexuality and sexual difficulties with their patients/clients. Join our experts in this interactive learning experience.

This course was sold out in 2019! So hurry, places are limited.

This Multidisciplinary 2-day course is targeted at General Practitioners, Obstetricians, Gynaecologists, Sexual Health Practitioners, Psychiatrists, Urologists, Psychologists, Psychotherapists, Sexologists, Physiotherapists, Nurse Practitioners, and any interested health practitioners and trainees.

Program outline
This course will cover the assessment and management of common sexual difficulties, from a biopsychosociocultural perspective, provide educational resources and an overview of therapeutic options.

Talking about sex – overcoming the obstacles
Taking a Sexual History in an inclusive and respectful way, with a biopsychosociocultural approach
Communication skills, including talking with a couple
Models of Sexuality
Relationships and sexuality
Gender identity and gender dysphoria
Sexual identity, orientation and behaviour (including LGBTIQA+ sexuality)
Cultural & Religious impacts on sexuality (including the impact of Pornography)
Sexual pain
Erectile Dysfunction
Ejaculatory problems (Premature Ejaculation & Delayed Ejaculation)
Arousal and Orgasm
The impact of significant life stages/changes on sexuality
Pregnancy & Postpartum sexuality
Menopause, Aging, Illness & Cancer
Early Bird: $550
Normal rate: $650
Monash University or Monash Health staff:

Early bird $500
Normal rate $600
Please note: Early-bird until 19 Jan 2020.

This course is fully catered.