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The Tea Room Series Session 3 – Sexual Scripts 101

Join the Royal Rehab Sexuality Service for an online series of presentations, conversations, and interactive learning about sex, sexuality and disability. “The Tea Room Series” includes 6 online sessions. Each stand alone in content.

Session Three is an introduction to Sexual Scripts and is aimed at health professionals working in the area of rehabilitation and disability. Sexual scripts knowledge is the foundational concept for effective sexuality support in the area of sexuality, disability and rehabilitation.

Following this professional development event participants will be able to:

– Develop an understanding of what a sexual script is

– Critique the challenges and opportunities to widen a sexual script

– Critique the impact of ableism and internalised heteronormative sexual behaviours have on sexual scripts

Book your ticket via:

https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/sexuality-and-disability-the-tea-room-series-3-tickets-176914424807

About the presenters

Candice Care-Unger (She/Her) is a Social Worker and Psychosexual Therapist with more than 16 years experience in the rehabilitation, disability and injury sector. She currently works as the Royal Rehab Sexuality Services Team Leader.

Arlyn Owens (He/Him) is a CNC in Psychosexual Therapy. He has a Bachelor of Nursing and a master’s is sexual health and reproduction (Psychosexual Therapy). Prior to working at the Royal Rehab Sexuality Services Arlyn worked in Primary health, sexual health and critical care specialties. Whilst he was a nursing student, he was a personal support worker for people living with spinal cord injury and traumatic brain injury.

Arlyn and Candice are both members of the Society of Australian Sexologists (SAS).

Event Details

Start Date/Time

Wednesday, 3 November 2021, 12:30 pm

End Date/Time

Wednesday, 3 November 2021, 1:30 pm

Location