jbenders at ruralcap.com
Thu Aug 13 09:27:10 PDT 1998
If you are aware of a CHESable conference in October or November, 1998, please
jot me a reply. This is a critical time for this Alaskan to get some sunlight.
Thanks, Judith Bendersky
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Subject: Adolescent Sexuality Conference
Author: pnwhealth at u.washington.edu
Sender: PNWHEALTH-owner at u.washington.edu at
Date: 8/13/98 9:02 AM
SAVE THESE DATES!!!
24th ANNUAL ADOLESCENT SEXUALITY CONFERENCE
DATE: APRIL 19 & 20, 1999 - Monday & Tuesday
LOCATION: SEASIDE, OREGON
SPONSOR:: MARION COUNTY HEALTH DEPT.
COST: $150 (includes 2 luncheons)
This conference is for those who work with adolescents and want to
increase their knowledge and skillls in addressing adolescent sexuality
issues. It's also a great place to learn about other programs and network
with people working on these issues.
A comprehensive conference, it covers a broad variety of topics around
Ways to reach teens; research based curricula; date rape; relationship
issues; HIV/STD updates; HIV Postive Speakers in the Schools Program
and teens; sex abuse survivors groups(working with teens); teen
pregnancy prevention; being an approachable adult; abstinence as part
of a sexuality curricula; adult men having sex with teen girls; teen
suicide; working with conservative communities; body image and its
relationshiop to pregnancy and sexuality; contraceptive update;
community programs sexual minorities-working to make schools safe for
gay and lesbian youth/support groups;diversity issues; working with the
Latino Community; teen theatre and other ways teens are involved
working on these topics, sexual harassment issues in the schools,etc.
A Northwest Regional conference, it also draws attendees from as
diverse states as ALaska, Hawaii, Montana, New York, California,
Nevada, etc. Keynote speakers are drawn from around the US.
FOR MORE INFORMATION or TO GET ON THE MAILING LIST:
call Kristin Nelson 503-373-3751 on Tues, Wed, Thurs.
e-mail KNelson at open.org
or mail to: Kristin Nelson, Marion County Health Dept., 3180 Center ST.
NE, SALEM, OR 97301
COME TO SEASIDE! It's on the beautiful Oregon coast! Approx. 2 hours
west of Portland. It can be reached from the north by coming down 1-5
then across the bridge near Kelso or the bridge at Astoria. It only about
16 miles south of Astoria.
PS If you can think of other web sites, individuals or ways to spread the
word about this conference, please feel free to pass this on. Also let me
know web sites etc. and I will be sure they get further information and
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