This interactive course developed and delivered by AVA and Beyond the Streets will help participants increase their understanding of the perspectives and language that exists to talk about prostitution/the sex industry and will equip participants with an understanding of the value of a trauma informed approach.
- To increase understanding of the complexity of the issues in the UK
- Understand who is most affected by this issue and the benefits of framing it as Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG)
- Gain an awareness of the barriers women face in accessing help and/or exiting
- Explore differing perspectives and language
- Feel more confident asking women about their experiences of prostitution/ the sex industry
- Understand the impact of trauma and the benefits of a trauma informed approach in this context
- Reflect on what this means for me and my organisation