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Returning Vets - Intimacy and Sexuality

This class focuses on a crucial aspect of post combat operational stress or trauma -- difficulties in establishing intimate relations and engaging in sexual behavior.
Course Objective

be able to approach the topics of intimacy and sexuality in initial interviews, at the outset of therapy, with patients experiencing post-combat stress or trauma.

be able to enumerate at least four presenting symptoms of post-combat hyposexuality and hypersexuality

be able to describe at least four treatment options for post-combat hyposexuality and hypersexuality

be able to identify at least three precipitating causes of sexual desire disorders related to combat or a combat environment
Intended Audience
Psychologists, Family Therapists, Clinical Social Workers, Registered Nurses, Counselors
Author Bio
George Fusco, DHS, PhD maintains a clinical practice which includes treatment of US military personnel presenting with TBI/PTSD symptoms, as well as marriage and family counseling, mood and performance related anxiety disorders, and sex counseling.
Certificates
American Psychological Association (APA) American Psychological Association (APA)
California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS)
California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN) California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN)
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
1.5 Hour 1.50 CE Credit(s) $40.00 QTY

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