Personal Relationships, Sexuality and People with Learning Disabilities

This one-day workshop will look at how we can better support adults with learning disabilities in the area of sexuality and relationships.

Learning Outcomes

Through a range of discussion, case studies and activities, attendees will learn and understand about:

  • The policy framework
  • How we learn about relationships
  • How to support individuals in their personal relationships
  • The effect that personal belief, culture and preferences have on personal relationships
  • The conflicts that may occur in providing support with personal relationships
  • Basic knowledge of human sexuality
  • Basic knowledge of legal aspects and their impact on people with learning disabilities
  • How attitudes and values affect our ability to support service users

Other requirements: students should bring a copy of their organisation’s policy on sexuality and personal relationships.


  • £80 (ARC England members)
  • £95 (Non-members)

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