Youth with Problematic Sexual Behavior: Current Findings and Implications for Community Response and Treatment

1-2 Units
Credit Validation

Course Description

Credit Validation for DoDEA Participants Only

Relying on resources like Youth with Problematic Sexual Behavior, and National Center on the Sexual Behavior of Youth, school counselors, psychologists, and administrators will be exposed to the following important topics:

  • Typical, Problematic and Illegal Sexual Behaviors in Adolescents
  • Identification, Screening, Assessment and Clinical Decision Making in Cases of Adolescents with Problematic Sexual Behavior Treatment overview
  • Special Considerations for Intrafamilial PSB
  • Special Considerations - Supporting Impacted Siblings
  • Problematic Sexual Behavior and Team Approach
  • Enhancing Engagement with Youth and Caregivers
  • Cases of Youth Initiated Problematic Sexual Behaviors
  • Challenges to Serving Youth with Problematic Sexual Behavior and Their Families
  • Enhancing the Community Response to PSB-CY
  • Review of Resources National Child Traumatic Stress Network

Course Details

Number of Units: 1.0 - 2.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours

Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for PAC South School Counselors and School Psychologists, and PAC West School Administration and School Psychologists.

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What You Will Learn

  • Understand Problematic Sexual Behavior in Children Understand the Instructional Core and Theories of Action for instructional rounds
  • Identification, Screening, Assessment and Clinical Decision Making in Cases of Children with Problematic Sexual Behavior
  • Effective Response for Children with Problematic Sexual Behavior
  • Understand Sexual Behavior in Adolescents


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Credit Validation

The University of San Diego’s Division of Professional and Continuing Education offers graduate-level extension credit for work completed in trainings, workshops, conferences, induction, credentials, and other professional development programs not offered directly by USD. Complete one of the above and a member of our division will help you earn credit for your hard work and dedication to continuing your education.

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