Health/medical factors that may influence sexuality including, but not limited to, illness, disability, drugs, mental health, conception, pregnancy, childbirth, pregnancy termination, contraception, fertility, HIV/AIDS, sexually transmitted infection, other infections, sexual trauma, injury and safer sex practices.
Beyond Sexual Trauma: Transforming Fear
It is well known that the immobilizing fear that follows trauma is a major reason both individuals and couples seek relationship counseling and sex therapy. Yet most health professionals lack the training and supervision to help clients re-energize and reconnect … Read More
Deborah Fox unlocks the starting point and interventions for couples experiencing low sex or no sex marriages. This course gives you ways to explore deeper emotional factors which may be contributing to an impasse. Recorded lecture at the Integrative Sex Therapy Institute. 2 CEs (asynchronous)
Cognitive Behavioral Couples Sex Therapy (CST)
Barry McCarthy uses the four-session assessment model of Cognitive-Behavioral couples sex therapy to address sexual dysfunction and dissatisfaction in couples and individuals. Recorded lecture at the Integrative Sex Therapy Institute. 6.5 CEs (asynchronous)
Down Under: What Sex Therapists Should Know About the Pelvic Floor
Sexual therapists and educators recognize the importance of awareness and function of the pelvic floor in sexual enhancement, as well as the role pelvic floor dysfunction may play in sexual problems. Yet, without a clear understanding of pelvic floor anatomy, … Read More
Drugs, Substance Abuse, Medicine & Sexuality
Evaluation and Treatment of Female Sexual Function
Integrating Sexual Medicine in Sex Therapy The course covers three important areas of multi-dimensional assessment of female sexual functioning including theory, medical and therapeutic interventions, and holistic treatment and collaboration. Using the diagnostic criteria in the current edition of DSM … Read More
Integrative Couples Therapy Certification Course
4-day special event delving into the integration of sex and couples therapy with experts and guest speakers. Courses will include case study skill building, Imago, EFT, IFS. Certificate in Integrative Couples Therapy available with 2 hrs integrative group supervision.
Introduction to Surrogate Partner Therapy
Brian Gibney examines the use of surrogate partner therapy (SPT) as a supplemental treatment for patients experiencing severe challenges to physical and/or emotional intimacy. Recorded lecture at the Integrative Sex Therapy Institute. 3.5 CEs (asynchronous)