Continuing Education → Ethics

Cultural Competence: Sex, Gender, Gender Identity & Sexual Orientation [1.0 CE Credit]

The course offers an introduction to sex, gender, gender identity, and sexual orientation. Learners will learn term definitions, explore social perspectives on these subjects, and get introduced to the impact of discrimination. This knowledge will be applied to improving massage and bodywork practices in order to make them more safe and inclusive to LGTBQIA+ clients.
  • Course Evaluation
  • Course Objectives
  • Define the Difference Between Sex, Gender, and Gender Identity
  • Describe Terminology Regarding Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
  • Critique Societal Perceptions Surrounding Sex, Gender and Gender Identity
  • Recognize the Impact of Discrimination
  • Application to the Practice of Massage and Bodywork Therapy
  • Knowledge Check and Resources
  • FSMTB Volunteer Opportunity
Completion rules
  • You must complete the units "Course Evaluation "
  • Leads to a certificate of completion with a duration of 3 years