Autism, Relationships, Sexuality and Safety

Autism, Relationships, Sexuality and Safety 

Nancy Nowell, as certified Sexual Educator discusses aspects of puberty, teenage relationships, dating, middle and high school drama, crushes and more. She explains how best to approach common situations, and how to protect young adults on the spectrum. Learn the ways in which relationships and sexuality are different for adolescents and young adults who are on the autism spectrum.


Hours: 2.00


Certificates provided by accrediting body (0 Match)

Course Details

Course Code: REL-ATS-REL
Hours: 2
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 3/31/2021
Learning Objectives:
Identify 3 ways puberty is different for adolescents on the autism spectrum.
List 3 ways to support adolescents on the spectrum who are struggling with puberty.
Identify 3 problematic relationships or sexuality issues experienced by high school students and young adults on the spectrum.
List 3 ways to approach the problems that were identified.
Instructor: Nancy Nowell, Certified Sexuality Educator
Disclosure: Nancy Nowell, Certified Sexuality Educator has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
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Course Delivery Method and Format
Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
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