Working With Young Men in Sexual Health Services 3

Sometimes traditional methods of service provision can make working with young men more difficult. Registration, triage, the emphasis on diagnosis and treatment and one-to-one work can cause problems with groups of young men wanting a quick and easy access to condoms and check-ups. Here are some suggestions for practical strategies to overcome these challenges. One[…]

Talking About Sex With Teens

Sex is a very big topic. It is very personal, it’s about values, emotions, personal experience. Sex, sexuality and relationships can define us and shape us as humans and can change our lives totally. No wonder it’s difficult to talk about. I don’t have kids so I’m not about to lecture you on parenting. But[…]

Implant News

Dear Colleague You might have heard the news/moral panic this week about the Contraceptive Implant. Below is a factsheet which you can download, print and give out to clients. For my blog post about it go here Happy New Year by the way. Justin Implant News (pdf) Image (click on the image below)

Working With Young Men In Sexual Health Services Part One

Over the last 14 years I’ve run projects which have aimed to increase access to sexual health services, condoms, information and advice for young men – as well as challenging the problematic values and attitudes they sometimes have.  This manual draws on best practice and research as well as my own personal experiences of effective[…]