Skip to main content

ConvaTec - Let’s talk about Sex, Stomas and Silence

3 Feb 2021 4:00PM – 5:15PM

Virtual

Download Event to Calendar

Depending on which research you believe, women think about sex on average 8 times a day, while for men it’s every 7 seconds. So, why is sex such a taboo subject when it comes to stomas?

In our first ConvaTec Live event of 2021, leading Psychosexual Nurse Specialist Lorraine Grover will be talking Sex, Stomas and Silence. Examining how healthcare professionals can break the silence and advising when’s the right time to start conversations about sex and intimacy. “Together we can break the silence of having a stoma, discussing sex and being intimate.”

Presented by Lorraine Grover, Psychosexual Nurse Specialist.
Lorraine Grover is a Psychosexual Nurse Specialist whose passion, for over 25 years, has been to help improve the way sexuality and sexual function is managed within healthcare.

With a diploma in psychosexual therapy, Lorraine has worked in the NHS, providing nurse-led erectile dysfunction clinics. As well as being Treasurer and Trustee of the Sexual Advice Association and Specialist Advisor to Macmillan Cancer Support, Prostate Cancer UK and Cancer Research UK, Lorraine now provides a private consultation service and regularly lectures nationally to patient groups and healthcare professionals.

She is a member of the British, European and International Societies of Sexual Medicine (BSSM, ESSM and ISSM) and College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists (COSRT).

This listing is not endorsed by ASCN UK and that it is a paid advertisement.

Related Links

ConvaTec - Food for thought webcast
  Summary ‘Food for thought’ is hosted by renowned consultant dietitian Sophie Medlin and examines the importance of good nutrition for people with a stoma. Sophie specialises in gastrointestinal and colorectal health and...

ConvaTec - Food for thought webcast
  Summary ‘Food for thought’ is hosted by renowned consultant dietitian Sophie Medlin and examines the importance of good nutrition for people with a stoma. Sophie specialises in gastrointestinal and colorectal health and...

ConvaTec - Food for thought webcast
Summary ‘Food for thought’ is hosted by renowned consultant dietitian Sophie Medlin and examines the importance of good nutrition for people with a stoma. Sophie specialises in gastrointestinal and colorectal health and has over...

ConvaTec - Connecting to caring: The power of digital consultation- Learning from Western Australia.
Western Australia is Australia’s largest state with a total land area of over 975,685 square miles and a population of just over two and a half million people. Due to its vast size and distance between each town and city, the state has long...