Training Institute: Sexuality and Cultural Diversity for Service Providers

WINNIPEG: February 13, 2018, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm 
Victoria Inn Hotel & Convention Centre • 1808 Wellington Ave.

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Sexuality is complex and integral to social, mental, physical and spiritual wellbeing. This training opportunity invites service providers from all sectors to examine how sexuality impacts their work with diverse cultures and the service experience for their clients. Participants will explore their own comfort level with the topic while moving through interactive modules designed to increase awareness, knowledge and skills around the following topics:

  • Cultural Safety and Sexuality
  • Social definitions of Sexuality
  • Sexual Development
  • Diversity in Sexuality
  • Communicating about Sexuality
  • Sex Positivity and Person-Centred approaches
  • Consent Culture and the Law
  • Sexuality and Assessment/Case work
  • Best practices and evidence-based approaches
  • Policy and Programming Considerations
  • Contemporary Influences
  • Resources and Referrals 

IDEAL FOR: All Service Providers including but not limited to those in: Social Work, Government and Non-Profit Sector, Settlement Services, Mental Health, Case Management, Administration and Human Resources, Programming, Justice and Corrections.

CERTIFICATION: Participants will receive a certificate of completion worth 6.0 hours that can be applied to Continuing Competency Programs for various professional regulating bodies including The MCSW and The CRN.

COST: $100.00 Regular / $75.00 Student Rate.  Includes snacks, coffee/tea and lunch. Free parking available on site. Please indicate dietary needs on registration form. Click on the link above to register now and pay online. To pay by cheque, you can request an invoice by downloading the form HERE and emailing it to info@serc.mb.ca. Please note, requesting an invoice does not guarantee your spot. Upon receipt of payment, you will be issued a special code to complete your registration. Once this process is complete, your registration will be confirmed.