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Relationship Education: Teacher Professional Development


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Let us empowers your teachers to answer difficult questions related to relationships and sex with their students.

Hope Clinic for Women welcomes teachers to a professional development experience hosted by our Relationship Education Specialists. This experience prepares you to engage with students on sensitive topics related to intimacy and relationships from the Sexual Risk Avoidance theoretical model.  You will be able to understand the nature of adolescence relationships and help students develop healthy choices now to set up a successful future. We will cover a range of topics: foundations of healthy relationships, boundaries, physical and emotional effects of sex, consent, and online safety. We are available to present to a school or a small group of teachers. For more information, contact one of our Relationship Education Specialists at relationshiped@hopeclinicforwomen.org.

Program includes: A 3-hour workshop scheduled at your convenience, in-person or online. 




Teacher Professional Development Overview

Available in-person or online.

Hour Topic Content
Hour 1
  • Knowing Yourself 
  • Boundaries & Consent 
  • Intro to Hope Clinic and SRAE model 
  • Review student content/modules 
  • Healthy communication principles 
  • Effective boundary-setting 
  • Identifying and responding to abuse 
Hour 2
  • Holistic View of Intimacy  
  • Physical & Emotional Impacts of Sex
  • Review student content/modules 
  • Adolescent attitudes and beliefs about sex 
  • Hot topics: contraception, STIs, and pregnancy 
  • Consent 
  • Role play practice 
Hour 3
  • Anatomy, Pregnancy  & Contraception 
  • Technology in Relationships 
  • Review student content/modules 
  • Pornography and online safety 
  • Navigating privacy & autonomy in adolescence 
  • Question & Answer session 
  • Role play practice 
  • Preparing to talk with your teen