Nurturing Healthy Sexual Development
Gain information and skills to develop and maintain open communication with children, identify and respond to normal as well as concerning sexual behaviors in children, answer children's questions, and give children positive messages. Nurturing healthy sexual development plays an important roll in protecting children from sexual abuse and/or developing sexually abusive behaviors. Participants will: a) summarize healthy sexual development in children at different developmental stages; b) give examples of how to nutrure healthy sexual development in children. This program is for teachers and care givers of children of all ages, with a particular emphasis on infants through after school.
Instructor: Natanya Vanderlaan
Location: CSAC – 109 Catamount Park, Middlebury, large conference room
Total hours: 3
This is an Advanced Specialized Care training.