In collaboration with key agencies and organisations, CERSH has developed sexual health resources for workers across different sectors. These resources aim to provide workers with information, tools and guides to improve sexual and reproductive health in their individual and local context. You will also find links at the bottom of the page to select Sexual Wellness Professional Development Series recordings that we are able to share.
Resources for Health Practitioners
Resource Hub for Abortion & Contraception Care
This Hub is a selection of key resources, tools and materials to support clinicians working in the domain of abortion and contraception care. It contains links and downloads to over 100 free resources and is grouped in helpful categories.
SexRurality Conference 2019
The biennial SexRurality Conference is convened by CERSH as part of our mandate to improve sexual health and well-being in rural Victoria. Keynote presentations are recorded and free to view here.
Health Promotion and Educational Resources
Voices of Sexuality
This resource consists of a collection of YouTube clips portraying the sexuality education experiences of rural young people and their parents/carers from a range of cultural backgrounds, belief systems, abilities/disabilities and sexualities.It aims to assist educators and health workers in a range of settings to teach sexuality education.
Smart & Deadly
This resource collection consists of short educational video clips developed by Aboriginal young people and organisations. These videos are intended to assist health workers who collaborate with Aboriginal communities and organisations to facilitate sexual health promotion with Aboriginal young people.
SHOUT - Sexual Health Out & About
The SHOUT initiative is a series of campaigns and projects developed to assist workers who engage with rural young people. The objectives are to promote positive sexual health messages, improve access to condoms and encourage regular STI testing.
AcceSex Workshop 2021
AcceSex is a workshop focusing on creating more inclusive and accessible reproductive and sexual healthcare services and community programs for women with disabilities. This video is a recording from the workshop that happened on the 9th June, 2021.
The Busy Youth Workers' Guide to Talking Sexual Health
Victorian rural youth workers said they needed help talking with young people about sexual health and relationships.
So that’s what this site is for. It’s not a course – it’s a resource full of links and videos to help you navigate this space.
Sexual Wellness Professional Development Series Recordings
If you were unable to attend one of our PD webinars, you may still be able to find the recording below. Unfortunately, due to some funding and content restrictions, not all of our sessions are able to recorded. If there is a session you have questions about, but do not see below, please contact us at email@example.com and we will try to assist you or redirect your query to the relevant speaker.
March: Sexual Wellness PD with Jodi Rodgers
Unfortunately this video is no longer accessible.
June (recorded in July): Sexual Wellness PD with Dr. Siobhan Bourke
Topic: Sensitive Physical Examination
July: Sexual Wellness PD with Shannon Hill
Topic: Building Support for Women's Sexual Wellbeing in Rural & Regional Victoria
August: Sexual Wellness PD with Dr Gemma McKibbin and Molly Madigan
Topic: Power to Kids: A Child Sexual Abuse prevention and response program in Out-of-Home Care
September: Sexual Wellness PD with Isabella Burstin
Topic: Empowering individuals with physical, cognitive, and sexual health conditions to engage their sexuality through providing accessible products and sex-positive blogs