Complaints about the loss of sensitivity or the breaking of condoms are common objections to their consistent use. Often, lack of knowledge and skills for proper use leads to ‘mistakes’ that leave persons exposed to and STI or unwanted pregnancy. Because it is not uncommon to find that a partner is reluctant to use condoms during sexual activity, thereby exposing one to the risk of infection and pregnancy, this workshop explores the use of assertive communication to express feelings and ideas on the topic of protection. Participants also must be aware that some sexual activities, regardless of prophylactic use, can still carry higher health risk than others and simple changes in technique can reduce these risks.
At the end of the workshop:
1 Whole Day Session (4 hours per day)