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How can schools improve our understanding of consent, sexuality and sex positivity?

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Sexologist Dr Jacqueline Hendriks joins Amelia and Jessica from The Future Of podcast to discuss which topics feature in Australia’s sex education curriculum and what changes could be made to promote more respectful and meaningful sexual relationships.

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The three discuss differences between schools, the sexual assault allegations in Canberra, and how Jacqui’s research is creating positive change.

You can download the episode now from Spotify, Google, Apple, or from the Curtin website.

For questions or suggestions for future topics, please email thefutureof@curtin.edu.au.

Content Warning: This episode contains information about sexual assault. If you have experienced sexual assault or sexual harassment and feel you would like to speak to someone for support or information, 1800RESPECT (Phone: 1800 737 732) can provide counselling 24-hours a day, 7 days a week.