Mental Health Therapists’ Provision of Sexual Health Care Services with Individuals who have a Traumatic Brain Injury

Title: Mental Health Therapists’ Provision of Sexual Health Care Services with Individuals who have a Traumatic Brain Injury

Description: The purpose of the study is to understand mental health therapists’ provision of psychosexual health care with individuals who have had a traumatic brain injury (TBI). The study will examine mental health therapists’ attitudes and knowledge about, and comfort with, sexuality-related concerns in individuals with TBI. The study will also explore personal factors that may influence engagement with this population Implications of this research could include future training programs that could help increase therapists’ knowledge, and comfort levels working with individuals with TBI and their sexual concerns. I hope that the impact of this research will also raise awareness about sexual concerns experienced by individuals with TBIs.

Specifics: Study Population:
The targeted study population are practicing mental health therapists from any part of Canada.

Participant Obligation:
Participants will be asked to complete a 20 to a 30-minute survey about their experiences with sexual health care services to individuals who have experienced a TBI. They will have the option to enter a draw to win one of four $50.00 Amazon e-cards.

Location: Online- Vancouver, BC

Project lead: Veronica Li, Supervisor: Jordan Maile

Study Dates: November 1, 2021 to February 28, 2022

Study Website: https://adler.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_086a7nEXwlIrssm