In last years of the 1990s NACS applied economical support from the Nordic Council. It created in collaboration with Sweden, Norway, Denmark, and Finland an educational program for sexual counselors and clinical sexologists. This consensus was accepted as a common Nordic program in six Nordic countries in the NACS meeting of 1999. In 2000 common requirements and criteria for authorization was accepted in the NACS meeting. First Nordic sexologists were authorized in 2002. Today there is a possibility to become authorized in addition to Sexological Counselling and Clinical Sexolygy also in Sexual Education and Sexual Health Promotion, and in Sexual Science.
This presentation, "Responding to the needs of consumers with complex trauma histories a consumer perspective" focuses on the needs of adult survivors of child abuse, highlighting the frequent