SAS ACT is offering very interesting PD events, which are listed in the document below. Please contact the branch if you have questions about attending.
The Society of Australian Sexologists
The Society of Australian Sexologists Ltd is the National organisation, representing health and allied health professionals working in the area of sex therapy, sexual health/sexology. The society is a member-organisation of the Asia Oceania Federation of Sexology (AOFS), the regional body, and the World Association of Sexual Health (WAS), the international body. The society is also a founding member-organisation of the Australian Sexual Health Alliance (ASHA) – a body of professional organisations working in the broader sexual health arena in Australia. The Society of Australian Sexologists Ltd is registered as a charity with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission ABN 86163613661.The society offers membership, professional development, supervision and a rigorous accreditation process for those practicing as psychosexual counsellors/sex therapists/sexologists and sexuality educators. Members abide by a strict Code of Ethics and Practice and the WAS Millennium Declaration of Sexual Rights. One of the goals of the Society is to self-regulate the practice of psychosexual therapy and sexuality education, for the protection of our communities, in particular those at an increased risk and vulnerability.
NEWS AND EVENTS
The WA branch of the Society of Australian Sexologists Ltd. is proud to present
In conversation with …Dr Phil Watts
Understanding Internet Pornography: When is it a problem and how should we treat it?
This workshop will provide you with innovative and effective ideas and tools for working with clients who have problems related to Internet Pornography use. Problematic pornography use may have an impact at the individual or couple level and Dr. Watts’ extensive experience in the area coupled with his long history of presenting nationally will contribute to a workshop that will be highly informative and useful to therapists, psychologists, general practitioners, allied health professionals, students and educators.
Date: Saturday 22nd October 2016
Time: 2.00 pm – 5.00 pm
Venue: Banks Reserve Pavillion, 60 Joel Terrace, Mount Lawley
Catering: Finger food and drinks provided
Cost: Free SAS Members
Payment Details are: Account Name: Society of Australian Sexologists Ltd. BSB 036-004 Acct 465 723. (Please record your first initial and surname in the reference details)
$60 Early bird – prepay by 15/09/16 (online details below)
$40 Students (Student I.D. card required)
$80 After 15/09/16 and on the door (cash only)
Attendance certificates will be available on the day.
CPD Points: Meets requirements for CPD activities as generally defined; please check with your registration body.
The Society of Australian Sexologists supports the Safe Schools Coalition and asks the Parliament to review the negative criticism that has been expressed lately. SAS representatives explain the positive impact of the program and reasons for it to continue with funding of state and national councils.
See letter attached.