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Topics in Human Sexuality: Menstruation

Author: Heidi Dalzell, Psy.D.
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Course Created: 2010

Practice Level: Beginner to Intermediate

No book to buy Duration: 1 hours
3.6 out of 4.0, Based on: 59 reviews

Course Summary

This continuing education human sexuality course will provide an overview of menstruation. Understanding the biological and psychological aspects of menstruation will allow mental health professionals to have a deeper understanding of human sexuality.

Course Format

This course contains downloadable online lessons (PDF or Word) and a practice test. When you're ready, purchase the course by clicking the "Add To Cart" button. This will let you take the test, complete the course evaluation and receive your certificate for CE credits.

Course Syllabus

  • Introduction
  • Defining Puberty
  • Phases of Menstruation
  • Toxic Shock Syndrome
  • Menstrual Problems
  • Psychological Problems Associated with Menstruation
    • Learning Objectives

      • Identify the phases of the menstrual cycle.
      • Identify the most common menstrual problem.
      • Identify the antidepressants which have been approved by the FDA for the treatment of PMDD.


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