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HPC5216 Sexuality

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This course presents human sexuality through a combination of traditional, integral, and somatic perspectives.  Through discussion, clinical cases, dyad work, and panel presentations, students will explore a wide range of human sexual behaviors as they relate to clinical application and treatment.  This course is designed to deepen beginning therapists' understanding of their own and others' sexualities in order to facilitate the sexual health of their clients.  Topics include integral sexuality, sexual development, traditional sex therapy, LGBTIQ issues, sexual outsiders, sexual abuse and trauma, sexual assumptions, sexual health, sexual compulsivity, and sex and spirituality.

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