SEP 15 - 12:00-4:00pm - Birds, Bees and Wolves: How to Use The Talk as a tool to End Child Sexual Abuse (4 hour lab w/ Ignacio Rivera)
What exactly is “the talk”? At what age do parents discuss this uncomfortable but imperative topic? In a time where sex education in public schools is almost eradicated, how are young people obtaining these vital tools? Where do younger children fit into the conversation of sex and who decides what sex is? Join in the conversation to understand the power of comprehensive sex education for children and youth as a tool of power and a mechanism to combat child sexual abuse.
SEP 17 - 12:00-4:00pm - “S” is for Sex: Caregiver Edition (4 HOUR LAB W/ IGNACIO RIVERA)
An interactive workshop for any adult (parents, advocates, guardians, family members) looking to expand their ability to talk about S-E-X with children/young people as a lifeskill and childhood sexual abuse (CSA) prevention tool. Topics will include health sexuality, sexual harm, sexual orientation identity and consent.