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Sexual Health Educator Update

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

Join us Oct. 9, 3:30-6:30 p.m. in the Health Department auditorium.

Local experts from Rebuilding Hope! Sexual Assault Center for Pierce County and the Health Department present a discussion of sexual health topics affecting Pierce County teens.

  • Five diverse teens sitting in chairs talkingHow to talk to teens about consent.
  • Sexually transmitted disease trends in Pierce County.
  • De-stigmatizing discussions about sexual health.

Register to attend at

Free admission. Food provided.

Clock hours through SNOW for $9 cash or check.


Email kcranfield@tpchd.orgView the flyer.

Previous Events

2018 Presentation


  • 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.



View the presentation.


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

2016 Presentation


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


View the PowerPoint presentation. The event was not recorded.