UT University Health Services

Healthy Sexuality

Messaging Considerations


  • Ensure you are providing accurate and judgement-free information to residents. Avoid making assumptions regarding who is or isn’t sexually active.
  • Empower your residents to make decisions that make them feel safe and healthy.
  • Keep in mind that everyone has varying levels of sexual education and experiences with healthy sexuality.
  • Ensure your messaging is inclusive to all individuals of all identities and abilities.

Activities


  • Organize one event every semester to discuss and share resources related to consent and boundaries in sexual relationships.
  • Invite the Longhorn Wellness Peer Educators to lead the Sex Talk 101 Workshop.
  • Share information about Play It Safe Post, where residents of all on-campus residence halls can request free condoms, internal condoms and dental dams, delivered weekly in discreet envelopes
    • RAs can get free and low-cost resources and condoms for hall events they organize by submitting a bulk condom request.
  • Have your residents visit the Alcohol and Consent page to learn about how to approach consent during or after drinking.
  • Share resources at the UHS Clinics for STI testing, contraception, pregnancy testing and annual health exams. Walk residents through making an appointment using MyUHS.
  • play it safe logoFor residents who are survivors of interpersonal violence or need extra support relating to sexual violence, Voices Against Violence offers an extensive list of on and off campus resources.

Consultants






hours Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm by appointment Monday - Friday, 8am to 5pm
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512) 471-4955 (512) 471-4955
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