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There are a lot of different ways to study sexuality

The methods of research used and conducted when studying human sexuality offer us different lenses and with that, different takeaways. Module 5 of the Sex Positive Professional Certification Program offers a diverse range of insights from the varying disciplines of public health, social science(s), behavioral science(s), and arts and humanities research perspectives.  The article Humanities and […]

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We’re All Different In A Lot of Different Ways

Module 4 of the Sex Positive Professional Certification Program, offered through the Center for Positive Sexuality, discussed the complex structures, potential influences, and compositional elements of our own, varying, individual sexualities. The course continues to inspire thought and space for ample reflection as we consider a holistic embrace of positive sexuality, in its many possible forms

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“Positive” Refers to Strengths, Wellbeing, and Happiness

May is mental health awareness month and with it, we are discussing Module 3 of the Sex Positive Professional Certification Program. “Positive”, of positive sexuality, refers to the strengths, wellbeing, and happiness associated with the experience and responsible expression of our authentic sexual selves. The module, comprised of written and video content, discusses the interpersonal skills

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How can we apply positive sexuality to support cultures or identities we are not familiar with?

Module 2 of the Sex Positive Professional Certification Program discussed how positive sexuality is applicable across all levels of social structure. The module’s pinnacle reflection: How can we apply positive sexuality to support cultures and/or sexual identities we are not familiar with? To truly be present with this question, we need to become aware of concepts like

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Becoming a Sex Positive Professional with The Center for Positive Sexuality

I volunteer with the Center for Positive Sexuality, a non-profit that “address(es) social issues through sex positive research and education.” With the turn of the new year, I will be venturing forth into the Center’s Sex Positive Professional Certification Program (SPPCP), cataloging my progress through the program here. Why become a sex-positive professional?  As a writer:  Less of a

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