DEFINING SEXUAL HEALTH
LESSON PLAN Â· TEACHING SAFER SEX THIRD EDITION
By Kirsten deFur, MPH
By the end of this lesson, participants will be able to:
1. Define the term sexual health.
2. Identify at least two indicators of sexual health.
3. Identify at least two things they can do to improve or protect their sexual health.
The term sexual health can be interpreted in a variety of ways, and it is important to clarify the definition and determine how sexual health can be achieved on an individual basis. This lesson will allow participants to define sexual health, recognize its characteristics, and understand ways to improve and protect their sexual health.