Sex and Sexuality

411/511 Sex Addiction and Trauma

Christine Courtois & Robert Weiss • Saturday All Day
LOCATION: SENATE ROOM

Christine CourtoisRobert WeissWhat exactly is sex addiction? How does it differ from other types of addiction, like alcoholism or drug dependence? When linked to unresolved trauma, how is sex addiction treated?
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Posted in All Day, Saturday, March 22 | Tagged , , , ,

428 The Erotic Spark in Marriage

Barry McCarthy • Saturday Morning
LOCATION: SUITE 200E

Barry McCarthyMany people assume that if you create safety and trust in a marriage, sexual intimacy will follow—but that’s not necessarily true. Indeed, too much routine, however comforting and supportive, can lead to a loss of erotic interest.
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523 Postmodern Marriage and Commitment

David Treadway • Saturday Afternoon
LOCATION: Roberts pdr room

David TreadwayIn this age of sexual experimentation, gender identity fluidity, and dissatisfaction with traditional marriage, therapists often encounter couples whose attitudes towards commitment, fidelity, and intimacy may be quite different from their own.
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529 Erotic Recovery from Affairs

Tammy Nelson • Saturday Afternoon
lOcation: suite 215e

Tammy NelsonAfter an affair, couples face the difficult challenge of reestablishing their erotic connection. This workshop will focus on ways to help couples create sexual empathy and increase erotic communication, even in the wake of betrayal and hurt. Continue reading

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616 Monogamy in the Internet Age

Tammy Nelson • Sunday All Day
LOCATIOn: SENATE ROOM

Tammy NelsonIn the age of sexting, online sex, pornography, and all of the varieties and types of internet affairs, how do we as therapists help couples understand, define, and negotiate the personal and technological boundaries of fidelity and betrayal? Continue reading

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