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Host Chapter: Halifax Categories: Adults

Healthy Relationships, Sexuality and Autism Program (Adult)

Healthy Relationships, Sexuality and Autism (HRSA)- Adult program supports Autistic adults (19 years and up). The program introduces concepts of sexuality and relationships using interactive, sex-positive, and inclusive sexuality education lessons.


Description:

The HRSA-Adult program is a Comprehensive Sexuality Education program designed specifically for Autistic adults. This program is delivered both in person and online via Zoom, depending on the cohort.

Participants in the adult program attend weekly two-hour sessions, led by a trained Program Educator, for 16 weeks. To allow for full and open participation for Autistic individuals, parents and/or caregivers arenot permitted to attendprogram sessions.

Topics Covered:  

  • Myself and Values 
  • Anatomy & Function  
  • Gender, Sexual Orientation and Attraction 
  • Sexual Behaviours  
  • Sexual Health  
  • Sexual Readiness 
  • Relationships 
  • Emotions 
  • Dating 

Ages/Life Stage:

19+ years

Locations:

Halifax

Application:

HRSA Application

Contact:

Rachael Wallace, Program Educator


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