Upcoming Events

Research Methods

November 27, 2018 5:30PM-8:30PM

What is sex research? How do we study sexuality? What does sex research have to say about how we do therapy? Applications of sex research will be described using a variety of models and perspectives.

Sexual Compulsivity - Presented By: Joseph Winn

December 4, 2018 5:30PM-8:30PM

This course looks at the relationship between anxiety and out of control sexual behaviors, as well as addressing it’s complex origins and the function the behavior may serve in the life of the individual. Implications for treatment are examined at length, using recent research and contemporary sex therapy practice.

Professional Communication

December 11, 2018 5:30PM-8:30PM

How do we account for power? How do we facilitate discussion on the ethical issues of positioning and accountability (Tilsen, 2013)? How can we develop therapeutic transparency? How we communicate is essential to doing the work around sexuality. This course illustrates the various venues through which communication occurs: verbally, non-verbally, and electronically; in addition to discussing self-disclosure, personal vulnerability, and issues of transference and countertransference on the part of the therapist.