Human Sexuality: What Every Therapist Should Know - 6 CEUs


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  • CEs: 6 Core Education Clock Hours for Psychologists, Counselors, Social Workers, & Marriage and Family Therapists (please see below for details)
  • Format: On-Demand Webinar (“Asynchronous”) ~ At your leisure to be viewed at your own pace. You may pause, rewind, and fast forward at any point during the videos. You are in complete control of how you view this workshop. It also comes with a PowerPoint and references. There is a quiz at the end to ensure viewing and required by all CE approval organizations.
  • Investment: $135

Educational Objectives:

  • Identify sexual human anatomy, both internal and external, and function of these structures, as well as common medical and psychology factors that may impact functioning
  • Define sexual, gender, orientation/attraction, and relationship diversity and identify inclusive language
  • Trace the sexual development of children and adolescents with a special focus on how to identify non-developmentally appropriate behavior that may indicate sexual abuse
  • Examine the diversity of sexual slang and how usage may impact clients
  • Recognize the cognitive Dual Control mechanisms for sexual inhibition and exhibition
  • Distinguish between atypical sexual behaviors/lifestyles and diagnoseable sexual pathology
  • Apply the PLISSIT model of competency to client examples for ethical referral decision making and appraise one’s own level of competence

Workshop Description:

Ask yourself: when was the last time you were in a Sex Ed classroom? As Human Sexuality is often not required for licensure and is not a required college course for your degrees, it may have been high school. Chance are, though, that information is not helping you serve your clients now. Further, a lack of knowledge may be contributing to why so many clinicians are hesitant to discuss sexuality with their clients. This workshop will help you develop a working knowledge of many aspects of human sexuality to help you become more comfortable with this critical aspect of human life. In this workshop, we will fill in the gaps by covering a range of sexuality-related topics to build a strong biopsychosocial foundation of understanding, including how to assess your own competency.

Please note: This workshop will include open and candid discussion of and references to human bodies, anatomical parts, and sexual functioning as well as a frank discussion of the diversity of relational and sexuality diversity.

Presented by: Amanda Wolfe, Ph.D., LPC

Dr. Amanda Wolfe is a full-time Lecturer at Kennesaw State University and a licensed professional counselor. She earned her PhD in Counselor Education and Practice from Georgia Sate University in 2012 and holds five other academic degrees (two bachelor’s degrees, two masters degrees, and an EdS). Dr. Wolfe has experience working in various community agencies and settings to provide care to clients, primarily specializing in children and adolescents with diverse identities or in state custody. She has since transition to focus on teaching. She has been teaching in higher education for the last 13 years. In addition to being a faculty member in KSU’s department of Psychological Science and acting as their current Online Degree Coordinator, she has taught in the CACREP accredited graduate counseling programs at both Georgia State University and Argosy University. Dr. Wolfe has earned recognition for her outstanding teaching by both her colleagues and her students.

Dr. Wolfe’s specialty is Human Sexuality and she has worked as a sex educator for the last 15 years. She has lead sex education workshops and groups for children and teenagers, as well as relationship and sex-based workshops at local community events. Further, she has taught both undergraduate level courses and graduate level courses to train both masters and doctoral level clinicians in Human Sexuality, as well as several previous Continuing Education workshops for licensed professionals.

What People Are Saying About Dr. Wolfe's Workshops:

  • "GREAT presentation overall. I would definitely recommend this training to colleagues who are not comfortable talking about sex!" - L.K.K.
  • "Amanda came across as knowledgeable and approachable. She thoroughly reviewed concepts and did well in interacting with the audience despite virtual. Excellent CE!" E.B., Psychologist
  • "Amanda is an excellent presenter and really knows her stuff" - M.K.R., LPC

6 Core or Related CE Clock Hours:

  • Psychologists: This workshop is approved for 6 Core CE hours. The Knowledge Tree (TKT) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. TKT maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
    • Georgia Psychologists: All online webinars (both live/synchronous and on-demand/asynchronous) count the same as live for 2021 (including ethics). Therefore, this workshop is approved for 6 Core CE hours. The Board states it will go back to the pre-COVID rules in 2022. You may want to consider completing all 40 CEs this year while you have multiple viewing options.
    • Licensed in another state as a Psychologist: The Knowledge Tree is a Continuing Education Sponsor Approved (CESA) by APA, so all our workshops should satisfy your CE requirements, but please check your specific state rules.
  • Counselors: This workshop is approved for 6 Core CE hours through the Licensed Professional Counselors Association (LPCA) of Georgia, approval # 2020-12-04-240AW.
    • Georgia Counselors: This workshop satisfies 6 "Core Hours" as an "on-demand/asynchronous" course. For more details about "On-Demand" hours, please see the blue highlighted section below.
    • Licensed in another state? Please see the yellow highlighted section below.*
  • Social Workers: This workshop is approved for 6 Core CE hours through the Georgia Society for Clinical Social Work, approval # 092020.
    • Georgia Social Workers: This workshop satisfies 6 "Core Hours" as an "on-demand/asynchronous" course. For more details about "On-Demand" hours, please see the blue highlighted section below.
    • Licensed in another state? Please see the yellow highlighted section below.*
  • Marriage and Family Therapists: This workshop is approved for 6 CE hours through the Georgia Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, approval #129-2020.
    • Georgia Marriage & Family Therapists: This workshop satisfies 6 "Core Hours" as an "on-demand/asynchronous" course. For more details about "On-Demand" hours, please see the blue highlighted section below.
    • Licensed in another state? Please see the yellow highlighted section below.
  • *Licensed in another state as a Counselor, Social Worker, or Marriage & Family Therapist? Most states will accept CEs for Counselors, Social Workers, & MFTs if that workshop has approved status from another state, and this workshop is approved for all three licenses in Georgia. Additionally, we have National Approval for all of our courses through the American Psychological Association (APA).Many states will also accept APA-approved courses, but please check your specific state rules and regulations.
  • The Georgia Board of Professional Counselors, Social Workers and Marriage & Family Therapists & Ethics: For all Masters Licensed Therapists in Georgia, On-Demand ("Asynchronous") Webinars are allowed to comprise up to 15 hours of the total 35 hours required per renewal period (10 hours of On-Demand are expressly permitted, and the extra 5 would be your optional Independent Study hours). Please see our Live Webinars for more synchronous options if needed. And for details regarding this new rule (Oct 2020) from the Secretary of State, click here.

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