This course meets the California pre-licensure requirement for Human Sexuality (10 clock hours) for Psychologists, MFTs, LCSWs, and LPCCs.
Course Description: This human sexuality course achieves a sound balance between facts and understanding, giving participants the information they need to help others make responsible decisions and feel comfortable about themselves while learning about sexuality. The chapter topics discuss hormones and sexuality, similarities and differences in our sexual responses, sexually transmitted and sexually related diseases, birth control, pregnancy and childbirth, communicating about sex, gender identity and gender roles, sexual orientation, love and relationships, sexual problems and therapy, sexual victimization, and sex and the law.
We allow you to obtain the textbook on your own to afford you greater flexibility. You can borrow from the library or a friend, or purchase a new or used copy for yourself or with a group of friends.
Course Credit(s): 10 CE Credits or Hours
Course Format: Book-Based (format of this course is noninteractive)
Course Schedule: Self-paced
Course Author(s): Bruce M. King, PhD, and Pamela C. Regan, PhD
Content Publisher(s): Pearson
Course Author(s) Qualifications:
Dr. King received a PhD.in biopsychology from the University of Chicago in 1978. He taught for 29 years at the University of New Orleans and is presently chair of the Department of Psychology at Clemson University. He is a Fellow in the Association for Psychological Science, American Psychological Association, and the International Behavioral Neuroscience Society.
Dr. Regan is Professor of Psychology at California State University, Los Angeles. She received her PhD in psychology from the University of Minnesota. She has published more than 100 journal articles, book chapters, and reviews (and has given over 75 professional presentations) on the dynamics of sex, love, and human mating, and she is the author of Close Relationships (Routledge, 2011), and the co-author (with Ellen Berscheid) of The Psychology of Interpersonal Relationships (Pearson, 2005) and Lust: What We Know About Human Sexual Desire (Sage, 1999).
Course Level: Beginning/Introductory, Intermediate, Advanced
CEmobile, LLC, #1558, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. CEmobile, LLC maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 05/02/2017 – 05/02/2018. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits.
Social workers participating in this course will receive 10 clinical continuing education clock hours.