Counseling Adolescent Clients to Resist Sexual Coercion Training Guide

Training Guide
Family Participation and Sexual Coercion Staff Training Expectations Title X Family Planning Program
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This training guide is designed to support facilitation of an interactive discussion about Counseling Adolescents to Resist Sexual Coercion. The full training guide consists of a PowerPoint slide deck with talking points and an associated discussion guide. It may be tailored and modified for any particular setting.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the Title X requirement for counseling adolescents to resist sexual coercion.
  • Define sexual coercion for adolescent clients.
  • Start a conversation with adolescents on how to recognize and resist sexual coercion.
  • Explain what a healthy relationship is and is not to adolescent clients and discuss the characteristics of a healthy relationship.
  • Demonstrate to adolescent clients how to use refusal skills techniques to resist sexual coercion.

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