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Female Sexual Pain

Presenter: Eileen Lavis

Some studies report female sexual dysfunction involving sexual pain affecting from 3-46% of the female population. The pain can affect women’s sense of self and have an impact psychologically, financially and affects relationships. Thus female sexual pain requires appropriate biopsychosocial assessment and management. The course will have at least 50% of the content underpinned by research to support the terminology, assessment protocols and treatment options. The focus of the course is to enable the participants to understand common types of female sexual pain. In order to do identify common types of female sexual pain definitions will be summarised. There will be a focus on safe external and internal assessment which will require active participation from the course attendees.

Completing this course will enable you to:

- Understand female pelvic anatomy and pain concepts specific to female sexual pain

- Understand the concept of the female sexual response - Identify common sexual pain conditions

- Complete an initial assessment of a client with female sexual pain and plan a follow-up treatment

- Identify treatments appropriate for the management of female sexual pain.


Location Address Dates
Western Australia Midland Start date: 29 Apr 2017 08:30
End date: 30 Apr 2017 17:00
New South Wales Sydney Start date: 17 Jun 2017 08:30
End date: 18 Jun 2017 17:00
South Australia Adelaide Start date: 22 Jul 2017 08:30
End date: 23 Jul 2017 17:00
Queensland Brisbane Start date: 12 Aug 2017 08:30
End date: 13 Aug 2017 17:00
Victoria Melbourne Start date: 23 Sep 2017 08:30
End date: 24 Sep 2017 17:00