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Sexual Health Educator Update

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Attention teachers, counselors, nurses, school staff, anyone who works with teens!

Every year, the Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department invites local experts to present on sexual health education topics. View past presentations here. Information on the 2020 event coming soon.

Previous Events

2019 Presentation

Topics

  • How to talk to teens about consent.
  • Sexually transmitted disease trends in Pierce County.
  • De-stigmatizing discussions about sexual health.

Resources

Presentation

View the presentation. 

2018 Presentation

Topics

  • Pierce County adolescent STD trends.
  • Local STD testing and resources for students.
  • Challenges LGBTQ students face and local resources.
  • Discussing healthy relationships with middle and high school students.

Resources

Presentation

View the presentation.

Video

Click below to view video. LGBTQ panel discussion not recorded. 

2016 Presentation

Topics 

  • Pierce County and Washington STD data.
  • Disease investigation.
  • What is PrEP?
  • Youth marijuana use and vaping.

Presentation

View the presentation. The event was not recorded.