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Reproductive Health 101 (Dillon)

Friday, January 20th, 2017 - 8:30am to 4:00pm

This is a closed onsite training. Click here to request an onsite training for your staff or check back for future open dates.

Reproductive Health 101 provides the participant with a general overview core concepts related to reproductive health as it relates to teen pregnancy prevention in South Carolina. Topics covered include Reproductive Anatomy and Physiology, Adolescent Growth and Development, HIV/STis, Contraceptive technology, and provides strategies for teaching comprehensive sexuality education that meet the standards set forth by the Comprehensive Health Education Act (CHEA).

As a result of participating in this training, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe reproductive biology in a teen-friendly way.
  2. Describe the link between brain development, hormones, physical maturation, sexual exploration, and teen pregnancy.
  3. List the most common barrier and hormonal contraceptives used by teens and summarize how they work.
  4. Describe symptoms and treatments for common bacterial and viral sexually transmitted infections & diseases, including HIV/AIDS.
  5. Identify personal values and the impact of those values on their ability to effectively teach about adolescent sexuality issues.
  6. Identify guidelines for answering sensitive questions regarding sexuality, HIV, STDs, and adolescent pregnancy prevention.

Trainer: Dana Powell

Cost: $65 (discount available for grantees and funded partners)

Location:
Dillon School District
1738 Highway 301 North
Dillon, SC 29536

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