DSM-5 and Women's Sexual Problems

Read what the DSM has to say about Female Sexual Dysfunction.
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Course Introduction

Program Content
This course offers an overview of female sexual problems based on the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual-5. It is designed to give you an opportunity to read the diagnostic criteria and supporting research in the DSM-5 as well as fulfill specific AASECT requirements.
Course Objectives
As a result of taking this course, you will be able to:
1. Assess the symptoms of sexual dysfunctions including low sexual desire, problems with orgasm, and sexual pain in women.
2. Describe at least three pieces of information and suggestions you might give to women to improve sexual health.
3. Identify goals of healthy sexuality in women and their partners.
Total CE Hours: 3
*If seeking AASECT certification, these hours may count as the following:
Area I: 3 hours
Exam and Evaluation
You are required to take an exam to demonstrate that you read and understood the material. This course contains one exam and one evaluation. You will have three tries on the exam to pass at 80% or better. Once you complete the course evaluation, you will be able to automatically download your certificate of completion.
Fine Print
Psychologists: TBI is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. TBI maintains responsibility for this program and its contents.
Registered Nurses: TBI is an approved provider of continuing education by the Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 16394.
AASECT Members: TBI is approved by the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors, and Therapists to provide continuing education units toward certification as a Sex Therapist or Counselor, Provider #12-13-Q.
Registration Requirements
This course is part of our program bundles. You will automatically be enrolled in this course upon registering for the Core Knowledge, Blended Learning, or International Program.
Privacy statement: We will never distribute your information to anyone.
Course Author
Dr. Stephanie Buehler is a licensed psychologist, AASECT Certified Sex Therapist, and author of several books including What Every Mental Health Professional Needs to Know About Sex, 2nd . For more information, please see below.
Program Content
This course offers an overview of female sexual problems based on the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual-5. It is designed to give you an opportunity to read the diagnostic criteria and supporting research in the DSM-5 as well as fulfill specific AASECT requirements.
Course Objectives
As a result of taking this course, you will be able to:
1. Assess the symptoms of sexual dysfunctions including low sexual desire, problems with orgasm, and sexual pain in women.
2. Describe at least three pieces of information and suggestions you might give to women to improve sexual health.
3. Identify goals of healthy sexuality in women and their partners.
Total CE Hours: 3
*If seeking AASECT certification, these hours may count as the following:
Area I: 3 hours
Exam and Evaluation
You are required to take an exam to demonstrate that you read and understood the material. This course contains one exam and one evaluation. You will have three tries on the exam to pass at 80% or better. Once you complete the course evaluation, you will be able to automatically download your certificate of completion.
Fine Print
Psychologists: TBI is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. TBI maintains responsibility for this program and its contents.
Registered Nurses: TBI is an approved provider of continuing education by the Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 16394.
AASECT Members: TBI is approved by the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors, and Therapists to provide continuing education units toward certification as a Sex Therapist or Counselor, Provider #12-13-Q.
Registration Requirements
This course is part of our program bundles. You will automatically be enrolled in this course upon registering for the Core Knowledge, Blended Learning, or International Program.
Privacy statement: We will never distribute your information to anyone.
Course Author
Dr. Stephanie Buehler is a licensed psychologist, AASECT Certified Sex Therapist, and author of several books including What Every Mental Health Professional Needs to Know About Sex, 2nd . For more information, please see below.