Sexual Education for Students with Severe Disabilties

This presentation will show parents, teachers, and caregivers the importance of teaching sexual education to all people, regardless of ability level. People have a right to understand their bodies, to know about typical body changes and development, and how to advocate for their body rights.

After this presentation, participants will be able to:

*Identify why it is important to teach people with severe and profound disabilities sexual education

*Understand how to decide what materials to cover with students and other people with disabilities

*Identify ideas and different ways on how to present sexual education materials to students and other people with disabilities

*Understand the statics of exploitation and abuse of people with disabilities and why these statistics demonstrate the need for sexual education for all people.

*View a sample of materials that can be used to teach sexual education to students and other people with disabilities.