Essential Components for a Psycho-educational Approach to Sexual Recovery

  • Basics of sexuality;
  • Self-affirmation & positive body image;
  • Understanding triggers associated with trauma and sexuality; (somatic, emotional, sensory);
  • Clarifying sexuality with drug linked behaviors;
  • Exploring past sexual trauma and impact on past and current ways of coping;
  • PTSS - what it is and common physical, emotional, and cognitive reactions;
  • Information on the impact of alcohol and drugs on sexual functioning;
  • Communication skills - se-efficacy,self boundaries, assertiveness, negotiation and delay skills;
  • Safety Planning - self- soothing strategies;
  • Ways to build emotional intimacy and healthy relationships;
  • When applicable - intimacy and sobriety plan with partner to cope with sexual trauma triggers.

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