Uncover the Complex Identity of Sex Workers

Instructors: Angie Gunn LCSW, CST, CSTS and Raquel Savage

Learning Objectives

Underneath each learning objective you will find the AASECT learning area criteria it satisfies. This program meets the requirements of the American Association of Sexuality Educators,  Counselors and Therapists (AASECT) and is approved for 3 CE credits. These CE credits may  be applied toward AASECT certification and renewal of certification.

By the end of this session, participants will be able to recognize the socio-cultural factors impacting the lives of sex workers including systems of oppression and how using affirming language seeks to humanize those within the sex industry.

C. Socio-cultural factors (e.g. ethnicity, culture, religion, spirituality, socio-economic status, family values) in relation to sexual values and behaviors

By the end of this session, participants will be able to explain the specific harms experienced by sex workers as a result of this identity.

J. Sexual exploitation including sexual abuse, sexual harassment and sexual assault.

By the end of this session, participants will be able to identify the diverse and complex nature of “sex worker” as an identity and clearly define “sex work” as an umbrella term.

F. Diversities in sexual expression and lifestyles, including, but not limited to polyamory, swinging, BDSM, tantra

Imagine a World Where Sex Workers are Understood and Respected

Course 1 will equip you with the knowledge to contribute to this change in meaningful ways, both professionally and personally, right where you are.

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