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Counseling Adolescent Clients to Resist Sexual Coercion Training Guide

Training Guide
Adolescent Services

This training guide is designed to support facilitation of an interactive discussion about Counseling Adolescents to Resist Sexual Coercion. The full training guide consists of a PowerPoint slide deck with talking points and an associated discussion guide. It may be tailored and modified for any particular setting.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the Title X requirement for counseling adolescents to resist sexual coercion.
  • Define sexual coercion for adolescent clients.
  • Start a conversation with adolescents on how to recognize and resist sexual coercion.
  • Explain what a healthy relationship is and is not to adolescent clients and discuss the characteristics of a healthy relationship.
  • Demonstrate to adolescent clients how to use refusal skills techniques to resist sexual coercion.

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