In this 1.5 hour introductory course, we will discuss why SLPs should address sexual health, how communication impairments impact intimacy, and how speech-language pathologists can help. Communication is key to consent. Improved intimacy is a functional goal.
After completing this course, participants will be able to...
1. Describe 2 ways communication skills impact sexual health and intimacy.
2. List 3 effects of communication disorders on sexual health and intimacy.
3. Recall 3 skills that SLPs need to successfully help their clients navigate sex and intimacy issues.