TITLE

Member Spotlight

AUTHOR(S)
Miletski, Hani
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Contemporary Sexuality;Apr2007, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the career of American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT) member Dannette McIntosh. McIntosh is currently the Oklahoma representative for the AASECT Mid-Continent Region Membership Committee. She got involved with AASECT when she began working for a consulting company that provided sexuality education to people with developmental disabilities/mental retardation. Furthermore, She wrote the "American Indian Decision to Survive" HIV/AIDS curriculum which was used nationally by the American Red Cross.
ACCESSION #
25296884

 

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