Talkabout Sex & Relationships is a comprehensive toolkit for all therapists, educators and support staff who deliver relationship education to people with special needs. It is intended primarily to support group work but activities can be easily adapted to suit the needs of individuals with varying abilities.
Talkabout Sex & Relationships 1
The resource emphasises the importance of happy, healthy and positive relationships. It looks at the life cycle of a relationship from finding a partner, coping with problems, staying safe and maintaining a relationship to dealing with the potential ending of a relationship.
This toolkit is the first in a two-volume set, the second of which will focus on sex. Created by Alex Kelly and Emily Dennis as part of the bestselling Talkabout series, this publication constitutes the most complete and trustworthy set of resources available for group work focusing on relationships for people with special needs.
Talkabout Sex & Relationships 2
The resource emphasises the importance of being well informed in regards to the physical, interpersonal and emotional aspects of sex; including body awareness, consent, sexual health and guidelines for a healthy sexual relationship. It is packed with practical activities which are designed to open up discussion around sensitive issues in a fun, informative and non-judgemental way. Each activity comes with guidance for practitioners on how to prepare for and delivery the sessions.
- guidelines to assess the suitability of students for the programme
- visually appealing and engaging activities with full colour illustrations
- photocopiable activities which can also be downloaded for free on the accompanying website
- template letters for parental permission in delivering the sessions
Created by Alex Kelly and Emily Dennis as part of the bestselling Talkabout series, this publication constitutes the most complete and trustworthy set of resources available for group work focussing on sex and relationships for people with special needs.