Online Course » Childhood Sexuality: Discerning Healthy from Abnormal Sexual Behaviors

Course Description:
This course discusses normal and abnormal childhood sexual behaviors and examines factors that therapists should be aware of as contributing to children’s problematic sexual attitudes and behavior.
Course Objective:
Upon completing this program, you should be able to:
  • Identify normal and abnormal childhood sexual behaviors;
  • Examine factors that contribute to children’s problematic sexual attitudes; and
  • Work with families to help children develop sexually appropriate behavior.
Author Bio:
Page L. Thanasiu is a doctoral candidate in Counselor Education, University of Central Florida, Orlando.
Credits:
1.00
Hours:
1.00
Certificates:
American Psychological Association - view details
Association of Social Work Boards - view details
California Board of Registered Nursing - view details
National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) - view details
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) - view details
Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists - view details

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