Society for Sex Therapy & Research (SSTAR): SSTAR 2017 Spring Annual Conference
April 20 — 23, 2017
The Hotel Omni Mont-Royal
1050 rue Sherbrooke Street West
Our 42nd year as an organization, we celebrate our continued commitment to excellence in the field of human sexuality – in research, clinical practice, education and training – as well as our commitment to the principle that people from all ages and all walks of life have a right to a healthy sexuality, a right to sex therapy treatment, and access to scientific discovery informing their sexual health and well-being.
The papers and their presenters at this meeting will stimulate our thinking about sexuality and its problems, moving beyond our current conceptualizations of relationships, trauma, and sexual well-being. Now, more than ever, is a time to fully embrace the diversity of sexual preferences and experiences and to apply our science of sexuality to developing the best treatments for those who seek our help. There will be opportunities to hear about alternate sexual interests and their more widespread prevalence than previously thought, to examine pedophilia from the perspective of both offenders and scientists alike, to become more familiar with sexual minority’s victimization in intimate relationships, and to look at love and sex among aging individuals with cognitive deficits such as dementia. In addition, we’ll get an update on recent developments in the diagnosis of sexual dysfunction, most notably with a panel discussion on the proposed changes to ICD-11.
Upon completion of this course, participants will:
Apply our science of sexuality to developing the best treatments for those who seek our help
Examine pedophilia from the perspective of both offenders and scientists alike
Describe love and sex among individuals with cognitive deficits such as dementia
Understand the proposed changes to IDC-11
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Jointly Provided Activities
This activity has been planned and implemented
in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the
Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the
joint providership of The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
and the Society for Sex Therapy & Research (SSTAR). The American College of Obstetricians and
Gynecologists is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical
education for physicians.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists designates this live activity for a maximum of 23.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate
with the extent of their participation in the activity.
College Cognate Credit(s)
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists designates this live activity for a maximum of 23.00 Category 1 College Cognate Credits. The College has a reciprocity agreement with the AMA that allows AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ to be equivalent to College Cognate Credits.
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