When deciding upon a career in human sexuality there are many choices. Why choose a path towards certification in sexuality education, counselling or therapy? What are the benefits of certification? What education and training is involved in becoming certified? Come learn the various paths towards AASECT (Advancing Consumer Protection and Credibility to Sexuality Educators, Counsellors and Therapists) certification and learn more about what is considered the “Gold Standard” of education and training in the field of human sexuality education, counselling and therapy.
Skill building goals: 1) Learn what coursework, training and supervision is involved in becoming certified by AASECT. 2) Examine the differences between certified and non-certified sexuality professionals. Objectives: 1) Participants will learn the various paths to training in human sexuality. 2) Participants will be able to understand the differences between certified and non-certified sexuality professionals.
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