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Navigating Intersectionality in the Treatment of Youth Problematic Sexual Behavior

May 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT

therapist talking with family in their home

About This Webinar

This webinar delves into the topic of Sexual Behavior in Children and Youth (SBCY) through the lens of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging (DEIB). This session emphasizes the importance of understanding and addressing the unique challenges faced by children and families of color when youth exhibit problematic sexual behavior (PSB). The discussion also includes considerations and approaches for working with children and adolescents who have exhibited problematic sexual behavior.

Service providers joining this session will account for the intersectionality and care consideration for black, Indigenous, and people of color (BIPOC) in determining treatment interventions and services.

Learning Objectives:

By the end of this webinar, attendees will:

  • Identify the importance of diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging frameworks and best practices in clinical settings
  • Discuss strategies for incorporating/creating culturally informed mental health practices
  • Demonstrate culturally competent and sensitive care in the context of sexual behavior in children and youth


Dr. Tyffani Monford Dent

Dr. Tyffani Monford Dent is a licensed psychologist. Her primary areas of interests are sexual violence prevention and intervention on the continuum, the role of intersectionality in the lives of Black and Brown girls/women, racial trauma & radical healing, social justice work within the mental health profession, DEI within social justice organizations, and culturally informed work with those within the juvenile justice, educational, and Child Welfare systems.

Continuing Education (CE) Credit

Continuing Education

The following CE credits are offered for this session:

  • Board Certified Patient Advocates: This webinar is approved by The Patient Advocate Certification Board to provide CE credit to Board Certified Patient Advocates (BCPA) for a total of 1.5 CE contact hours, of which 0.0 are in the area of Ethics. **Note: Eligibility for CE credit expires on May 2, 2026. 
  • Case Managers: This webinar is approved by the Commission for Case Manager Certification to provide board-certified case managers with 1.5 clock hours. **Note: Eligibility for CE credit expires on May 2, 2025. 
  • Certified Family Life Educators: This program is approved by the National Council on Family Relations (NCFR) for 1.5 CE credits for CFLEs. **Note: Eligibility for CE credit expires on May 2, 2029. 
  • Certified in Family and Consumer Sciences: This webinar offers 1.5 CE credits from the American Association for Family and Consumer Sciences (AAFCS) for CFCS. **Note: Eligibility for CE credit expires on May 2, 2026. 
  • Social Workers, Licensed Professional Counselors, and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists: Programming approval for 1.5 CE credits has been obtained for Social Work, LPCs, and LMFTs from the University of Texas at Austin, Steve Hicks School of Social Work. **Note: Eligibility for CE credit expires on May 2, 2026.
    • Check with your state licensing agency for reciprocity and/or credit approval if licensed for other professions or in one of the following states: CO, FL, HI, IA, KS, KY, MI, NY, ND, OH, OK.
  • OneOp Certificates of Attendance are available for documenting additional professional development activities.

Event Materials

This webinar is Part 1 of 2 with Dr. Dr. Tyffani Monford Dent. Learn more on Part 2, Empowering Parents to Safeguard the Well-Being of Black Girls.

Photo Credit: NoSystem images, stock photo ID: 1255910638

SBCY Series LogoThis webinar is part of the Sexual Behavior in Children & Youth (SBCY) Series. For more information on other professional development opportunities on this topic, visit the series homepage!

SBCY Series – Homepage 


May 2
11:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT
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On-Demand Webinars
Continuing Education Credits Available
SBCY Series
Sexual Behavior in Children and Youth (SBCY) Series
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Webinar ID: 8992 8843 109
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