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Development of Professional Expertise in Sexual Health Promotion

Authors: Leena Liimatainen & Tommi Paalanen (eds.)

Publication info

The Centre of Excellence in Sexual Health Education in JAMK has been promoting sexual health and educating sexologists for almost 20 years in Finland. This book is a collection of articles about JAMK’s sexual health promotion education, development projects and expertise in sexual pedagogy, counselling and ethics.

Sexological practice is discussed from the perspectives of professional competencies and ethics, workplace-oriented learning and pedagogy, virtual studies and human rights. The second part of the book covers the international endeavours in networking, education export and co-operation in development of professional sexological competences and education. The future prospects of sexual health promotion are addressed from global human rights perspective.

Publication series: Publications of JAMK University of Applied Sciences 144
Educational unit: School of Health and Social Studies
ISSN: 1456-2332
ISBN: 978-951-830-257-8 (Printed)
ISBN: 978-951-830-258-5 (PDF)
Published: 2013
Pages: 109