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2019 Conference on Youth Sexual Health Education

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Rhode Island College

600 Mount Pleasant Avenue

Alger Hall

Providence, RI 02908

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The Rhode Island HIV & STI Prevention Coalition presents:

2019 Conference on Youth Sexual Health Education




PLEASE JOIN US FOR A ONE-DAY CONFERENCE & TRAINING


AUDIENCE

Any providers in Rhode Island who interact with youth and young adults (aged 11-24), including but not limited to: educators, health care providers, social workers, counselors, faith and community leaders, and others.


KEYNOTE SPEAKER ANNOUCED!

Lorena Olvera Moreno, PhD, MEd, MPsT, is an educator and Fulbright awardee with more than 10 years of experience within the fields of sexuality education, reproductive justice, and reproductive health. Honoring Marginalized Communities through Intersectional Sexuality Education recognizes the complexities of oppressed young people’s sexual and reproductive lives, and describes the framework of intersectional sexuality education as it applies to youth.


CONFERENCE OBJECTIVES

Participants will leave with:

  • Ability to communicate the importance of applying intersectional approaches in youth sexual health education, including HIV and STI prevention, to support positive health behaviors and outcomes

  • At least 3 tools that facilitate dialogue and promote intersectional approaches in youth sexual health education

  • Ability to apply the understanding of intersectionality to their daily practices

  • Connections to national, local, and community resources for sexual health and wellness



Breakfast & Lunch will be provided.




Applications will be submitted for physician, nursing, social work, and certified health educator continuing education credits.




Questions? Contact us directly!

regojo@familyserviceri.org or leah.mcphail@health.ri.gov

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