Training and Professional Development

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Unequal Partners BookIn 2014, the Institute funded the Center for Sex Education to train 80 professionals across Pennsylvania on the use of some of their most essential and innovative educational resources.
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A Trauma Informed Approach for Adolescent Sexual Health

In 2013, the Institute hosted 50 professionals for 24-hour seminars on A Trauma-Informed Approach for Adolescent Sexual Health, facilitated by Joanne Schladale of Resources for Resolving Violence. This seminar provided a foundation for understanding the influence of trauma on adolescent sexual decision-making by combining research on childhood trauma with best practices for sex education.