Childhood Problem Sexual Behavior
Mental health professionals are frequently approached by anxious caregivers when children exhibit sexualized behaviors and play. Understanding what is normal sexual development while calmly addressing sexualized play can be very challenging for caregivers and mental health professionals alike. In this course, participants will learn how to differentiate between normative and non-normative sexual development and behaviors. Trauma informed approaches to assessment, psychoeducation and interventions will be discussed and experienced.