49th Annual AASECT Conference

By March 17, 2017
When:
June 15, 2017 – June 18, 2017 all-day
2017-06-15T00:00:00-07:00
2017-06-19T00:00:00-07:00

The 49th AASECT Annual Conference, June 15 – 18, 2017

The American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT) will host its 49th Annual Conference June 15 – 18, 2017 at the Green Valley Ranch Resort, Spa & Casino in Las Vegas, NV. It is AASECT’s 50th Anniversary. This year’s theme is  Honoring Our Past, Celebrating the Present and Envisioning Our Future, seeks to reflect on and honor the roots of the organization’s family tree, while also nurturing the collective and continued development.

Dr. Shannon Chavez will be presenting this year with her colleague Liz Dubé. The topic is on how sex therapists can address their personal sexual concerns and how it impacts our work. The presentation will be Saturday, June 17th at 4:15pm. Hope to see you there!

AASECT is devoted to the promotion of sexual health by the development and advancement of the fields of sexual therapy, counseling and education. AASECT’s mission is the advancement of the highest standards of professional practice for educators, counselors and therapists. The AASECT Annual Conference averages 600+ conference attendees from around the world in disciplines such as sexuality education, counseling, therapy, social work, psychology, sociology, nursing, medicine and more. The conference attracts physicians, nurses, social workers, psychologists, allied health professionals, clergy members, lawyers, sociologists, marriage and family counselors and therapists, family planning specialists and researchers, as well as students in various relevant professional disciplines – all sharing an interest in promoting understanding of human sexuality and healthy sexual behavior. The latest clinical techniques, research applications and educational approaches in the field of sexual science are featured each year.