Upcoming Events, Lectures and Trainings

The following events are open to the public. Clients, professionals, and curious minds are all welcome to attend and participate.
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The Sex Expert webinar series
April 12, 2019, 12 noon (PT)

Interactive webinar with Roger Tolle, Professional Surrogate on Slow Sex

In this webinar, Roger will take you on a journey into the joy, richness and wisdom of going slowly down the road to more deeply satisfying intimacy. Borrowing themes from the “Slow Food” movement, his recipe calls for attention to the details of 6 stages:

    1. Real Dates
    2. Couch Time
    3. Skin Time
    4. Main Course
    5. Afterglow
    6. Pillow Talk

If you, or someone you care about has ever been confused on the rocky road from one-night stands to long-term lovers, you’ll be entertained by this presentation that includes wisdom, truth, humor, and disarming vulnerability. Q&A will follow.

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Roger Tolle, Professional Surrogate is an IPSA Certified Surrogate Partner for gay men in sex therapy, and a Mentor for new Surrogate Interns, both gay and straight. He brings to his practice a background in modern dance, movement and breath therapy, sensory focused touch and sacred sexuality. He is known for his explorations the intersection of dual relationships, sexuality, and authentic intimate connecting, and his willingness to share candidly from both professional and personal experience.

CHS Guest Webinars take place on Zoom. To register for this webinar, simply click here. On the day of the webinar, you can join the meeting starting at 11:45am PT.

To join the webinar by phone, dial: (669) 900-6833 and enter Meeting ID: 877 875 674

If you have any questions, please e-mail dwagner@centerforhealthysex.com.


The Top 3 Sexual Challenges for Boomers: How to ‘Find Your Sexy’ with Joy, Health and Pizzazz

by Dr. Patti Britton, PhD, MPH

Friday, April 26, 2019

1:15pm – 2:30pm

FREE CE LECTURE!
1 CE available for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, LEPs, and psychologists

Aging and sexuality can be a challenge for most older lovers, especially the Boomer Generation. Learning the most common issues facing us as we reach the Golden Years –and what we can do about it– will leave you feeling hopeful and informed. Discover out how to overcome negative body image issues, techniques for soothing self-doubt or despair, and specific tools for enhancing pleasure as you age. Couples can also learn to approach sexual connection and pleasure as their goals for sustaining sexual fulfillment in their later years. Professionals will be exposed to strategies for helping their Boomer Generation clients.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify 3 main issues related to sex and aging for Boomer couples.
  • Explain a holistic clinical assessment model for Boomer clients facing issues related to sex and aging.
  • Discuss treatment directives for Boomer couples to enhance sexual pleasure during later years.
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Dr. Patti Britton, PhD, MPH is the Co Founder of SexCoachU.com, a world-renowned pioneer in clinical sexology, author, speaker, and clinician who helps clients overcome their most challenging sexual concerns with a sex-positive, empowering, holistic system for sexual self-realization.

This Introductory Level lecture takes place at Center for Healthy Sex.

To register for this event, please e-mail dwagner@centerforhealthysex.com.

Show Event Disclaimer
This program meets the requirements of the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT) and is approved for 1 CE credit. This CE credit may be applied toward AASECT certification and renewal of certification. Completion of this program does not ensure or guarantee AASECT certification. For further information, please contact info@aasect.org. Center for Healthy Sex, Continuing Education provider #107699. This course meets the qualifications for 1 hour of continuing education credit for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs and/or LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. Center for Healthy Sex is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Center for Healthy Sex maintains responsibility for this program and its content. There is no known commercial support for this program. To request accommodations for special needs, to report grievances, or for any other questions, please contact us at 310-843-9902 or via email: info@centerforhealthysex.com. Certificates of attendance will be emailed upon completion of the course.

Join Alexandra Katehakis next month at Esalen!

Women’s Intimacy, Desire, and Eroticism: The Triumvirate of Sexual Pleasure

May 31 – June 2, 2019

Esalen Institute, Big Sur, CA

CHS Clinical Director Alexandra Katehakis hosts a Weekend Workshop in Beautiful Big Sur!

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Do you know the difference between intimacy, desire, and eroticism? Do you find yourself churning through lovers because your sexual desire drops off over time? This in-depth workshop for women will assist in revealing the answers to these questions, which reside in past sexual experiences and in sexual fantasies. When we deconstruct shameful family of origin and cultural messages about what “good girls” do and don’t do sexually, we can honestly admit our most ardent sexual desires to ourselves.

Click here for further details and registration!


Women’s Love Addiction Weekend Workshop
at Center for Healthy Sex

May 31 – June 2, 2019

Women's Weekend Workshop

This experiential workshop will give you the tools you need to break free of problematic relational patterns and start developing your core sense of authentic emotional intimacy.

For more information about this workshop, click here.

For more information, please call our intake line at (310) 843-9902.


Join Alexandra Katehakis next month at Esalen!

Women’s Intimacy, Desire, and Eroticism: The Triumvirate of Sexual Pleasure

June 2 – 7, 2019

Esalen Institute, Big Sur, CA

CHS Clinical Director Alexandra Katehakis hosts a Week-long Workshop in Beautiful Big Sur!

Read More

Do you know the difference between intimacy, desire, and eroticism? Do you find yourself churning through lovers because your sexual desire drops off over time? This in-depth workshop for women will assist in revealing the answers to these questions, which reside in past sexual experiences and in sexual fantasies. When we deconstruct shameful family of origin and cultural messages about what “good girls” do and don’t do sexually, we can honestly admit our most ardent sexual desires to ourselves.

Click here for further details and registration!


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