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NOW Webinar: Three Conversations About Consent that We Aren't Having, and Must

NOW Webinar: Three Conversations About Consent that We Aren't Having, and Must

Thursday, June 4, 2020 at 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (EST)
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In this 90 minute interactive webinar 'Three Conversations About Consent that We Aren't Having, and Must' we will discuss

  • Rape Free Cultures
  • Sexual Agency and Subjectivity
  • Restorative Justice Models
and share next steps for activists to take action!

Dr. Laura McGuire is a nationally recognized sexuality educator, trauma-informed specialist, and inclusion consultant. She has worked as an instructor, presenter, educator, consultant and trainer on topics including:
  • Consent Education
  • Sexual Harassment Prevention
  • Sexual Health Education
  • Pregnancy and Birth Education
  • LGBTQ Inclusion
  • Trauma-Informed Practices
  • Cultural Competency/Humility
  • Sexual Trauma Recovery
  • Offender Education
Dr. McGuire earned her bachelor's degree in social sciences from Thomas Edison State University and her graduate degrees in educational leadership for change from Fielding Graduate University. Her doctoral dissertation, entitled “Seen but Not Heard: Pathways to Improve Inclusion of LGBT Persons and Sexual Trauma Survivors in Sexual Health Education,” examined the marginalization of sexual minorities within health education on a global scale. 

Dr. McGuire is a certified full-spectrum doula, professional teacher,  a certified sexual health educator, and a vinyasa yoga instructor. Her experience includes both public and private sectors, middle schools, high schools, and university settings. In 2015, she served as the first Sexual Violence Prevention and Education Program Manager at the University of Houston, and in 2017, she became the first Victim Advocate/Prevention Educator at the US Merchant Marine Academy. She is a member of the American Association of Sexuality Educators Counselors and Therapists (AASECT), Society of Professional Consultants, and is a member of numerous boards and committees. Dr. McGuire lives in the United States, where she works as a full-time consultant and expert witness at The National Center for Equity and Agency.

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Mass NOW
15 Court Square, Suite 900
Boston, MA, 02108
Mass NOW

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