Terri Couwenhoven MS, CSE is a well known sex educator and author, specializing in the design and implementation of sexuality programs and resources for people with cognitive disabilities, their parents, and the professionals who support them. Her gentle, matter-of-fact approach combined with extensive knowledge and experience make her a popular speaker with self advocates, parents and professionals around the country.
“The Mile High Down Syndrome Association has had the pleasure of not only hosting Terri as a featured speaker, but also counting her as one of our true partners as we strive to serve the needs of those with intellectual disabilities in the Rocky mountain region. Terri received the highest praise that our organization has ever received for a speaker in our 30 year history. Not only is her command of this difficult topic exemplary, her approach in teaching parents and professionals how to tackle the topic of sex education puts her audience at ease.”-Mac Macsovits, Executive Director Mile High Down Syndrome Association