Personal, Social and Health Education for Young People with Learning Disabilities
through music and song
Songs by musician and registered nurse
Edwin Humphreys
The songs you can hear on this website are designed to help a person with a learning disability learn about personal, social and health education and sexual health.
The songs are appropriate for a range of ages – each song has its age-relevance.
Click on a menu item to the left to hear samples of the songs. To buy the CD and activities book for educators, please click on the Songs for Your Body title at the head of this page.
This is a sample of the full song on the CD.
PUT IT ON! is a duet sung by a boy and a girl that gives the listener a scenario where a couple learn to put on a condom correctly.
The song is aimed at firing a person’s imagination as to why he or she would want to learn to use a condom correctly. The song is designed to give out the same information and advice that is already available to people but in a more relaxed and fun way.
The song could support the use of a video or a condom demonstrator.
See the articles about Edwin and his work with the Songs For Your Body project in Nursing Standard, July 1–9 2009 (Volume 23 No. 43 pages 22–23). And in Learning Disability Practice, July 2009 (Volume 12 No. 6 pages 23–25).
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