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Introducing a New Documentary on Veterans and Intimacy
Love After War: Saving Love, Saving Lives
May 31, 2023 | 7-8 pm ET
Love After War is a full-length documentary that tells the stories of five couples dealing with significant combat-related disabilities who are winning the battle for love. Participants will watch a 16-minute cut that will introduce the couples and the range of barriers to intimacy they have overcome followed by discussion.
From Stonewall to Unicorns, Queer Culture and Communities
June 7, 2023 | 7-8 pm ET
The presenter will share personal experiences beginning with the sexual revolution of the seventies and finding one’s purpose and authentic self as a Queer Social Justice Warrior. The lecture examines the complexity of sexual identity and gender expression, social and cultural variables, mental health, and trauma history that influences Queer Communities over the past five decades.
Pleasure Beyond Pain
Maintaining Sex and Intimacy with a Chronic Illness
June 14, 2023 | 7-8 pm ET
This presentation will examine the intersectionality of sex and intimacy with individuals living with chronic illnesses and bring awareness about common concerns about sex and chronic illness, ways to communicate with partners, and general advice to stain maintain an a pleasurable sex life with a chronic illness.
Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Sex Education
Revolutionizing Sexual Health
June 21, 2023 | 7-8 pm ET
Instructions for ChatGPT: Draft a 50-word description of a webinar on sex education and artificial intelligence. Explain that the webinar will include an overview, examples, and a discussion on ethics. Also suggest a catchy title for the webinar.
“Join our groundbreaking webinar that explores how artificial intelligence (AI) is revolutionizing sex education. Learn about cutting-edge AI tools such as chatbots, virtual reality simulations, and personalized content that are transforming the landscape of sexual health education. Engage in an exciting discussion on the ethical considerations involved in using AI for sexual education purposes. Don’t miss this opportunity to stay ahead of the curve on the future of sexual health education!”
Yep, that’s what we’re gonna do!
Bill Taverner, MA, CSE
Online Censorship and Its Impact on Sex Education
June 28, 2023 | 7-8 pm ET
The internet in the aftermath of FOSTA-SESTA has cracked down on sexual information, perpetuating a culture where many people’s main source of sexual media is mainstream porn. In addition to examining and contextualizing this problem, this talk will present workarounds and alternative platforms that allow sex educators to continue increasing access to information.
Puberty Conversations for Transgender and Gender Diverse Youth
July 5, 2023 | 7-8 pm ET
This presentation will give caregivers and educators the language and resources to have affirmative and inclusive conversations about puberty. While applicable to all youth, this presentation focuses on how to have puberty conversations with transgender and gender diverse youth that are experiencing gender dysphoria.
Mary Cupelo & Jessica Dennison, CHES®
Ableism and Intimate Relationships
July 12, 2023 | 7-8 pm ET
The purpose of this presentation is to discuss how ableism can present in societal and relational contexts and create challenges for people with disabilities in the areas of dating and relationships. This presentation will include research conducted by the presenter to highlight how people with disabilities can experience ableism in dating and relationships.
Alexa Strickland & Kathy O’Connell
Including Older Adults’ Sexuality in Sex Ed is Beneficial for Our Society as a Whole
July 19, 2023 | 7-8 pm ET
Including sexuality over life course for young adults’ sex ed, can improve sexual health, general health, self-esteem, and general happiness as these young adults age.
Parents, Caregivers, and Sexuality
Communicating with Middle School-aged Children about sex
July 26, 2023 | 7-8 pm ET
This qualitative research study was rooted in a phenomenological approach using focus group sessions with parents and caregivers of middle school-aged children (6th – 8th grade) to determine their perspectives on the barriers to communicating about sexuality and the resources they need to initiate these conversations.
Dr. Brandy Holloman
Meeting Young People Where They Are
Remote Support for Sexual Health
August 2, 2023 | 7-8 pm ET
Join us to learn about OkaySo, a sexuality education app providing remote support for young people on sexual health issues. Discover how OkaySo’s human-centered design and comprehensive approach meets young people where they are. See the latest impact data and why resources like OkaySo are essential in the post-Roe, attacks on LGBTQ+ youth era.
7 Simple Steps to Preventing Child Sexual Abuse
Empowering Parents and Educators
August 9, 2023 | 7-8 pm ET
Talking about sexual abuse prevention does not have to be scary. Empower parents and educators with effective strategies to initiate conversations and normalize the topic of body safety, reducing the risk of abuse.
Cultivating Sex-Positive Parents
August 16, 2023 | 7-8 pm ET
Parents are vital sex educators, but many feel hesitant. Explore the impact of silence surrounding sexuality at home and discover strategies for cultivating a sex-positive environment. Gain insights on how to empower parents to become active participants in their children’s sexual education.
Boundaries and Consent While Using Cannabis
August 23, 2023 | 7-8 pm ET
Learn crucial strategies for establishing boundaries in adult relationships involving cannabis use. This webinar offers valuable insights on discussing sexual preferences and consent beforehand, while staying aware of nonverbal cues and intoxication levels for promoting healthy and consensual connections.
Fariba Arabghani (aka Lilithfoxx)
Understanding Libido and Navigating Desire Differences
August 30, 2023 | 7-8 pm ET
Attention all sex educators and related professionals! If you’re looking to enhance your knowledge and improve your practice, don’t miss out on this webinar! This thought-provoking presentation will address one of the most common sexual health complaints using cutting-edge psychological research to provide accurate information about the complex and nuanced topic of sexual desire. Gain insights to help your students understand and your clients overcome libido-related concerns and achieve healthier and more satisfying intimate relationships.
Jennifer Vencill, PhD, ABPP, CST & Lauren Fogel Mersy, PsyD, LP, CST
An Ageless Conversation
Talking about Late-Life Sex and Sexuality
September 6, 2023 | 7-8 pm ET
Join us for a thought-provoking webinar on how the stigma surrounding sex in late life affects our perceptions of sexual health and behaviors among older adults. In this lecture, you will gain valuable insights into three crucial steps: 1) Reflecting on your own assumptions, biases, and values; 2) Understanding the prevalence of sexual behaviors, risk factors, and associated health outcomes; and 3) Learning about promising practices that can help you navigate difficult conversations on this topic. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to broaden your perspective and improve your communication skills.
How to Promote your Sex-Positive Brand without Social Media
September 27, 2023 | 7-8 pm ET
This class teaches sex-positive professionals alternative marketing strategies, such as email and SEO, to promote their services while avoiding the risks and labor-intensive nature of social media. It includes insights into diversifying marketing channels and complying with advertising regulations and policies.
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