5-Day Online Sex and Love Addiction Intensive Program Now Accepting Registration

Art and Sexuality: Implementing Art Therapy Techniques to Help Clients Address Sexuality and Relationships

Pamela Hayes

by Pamela Hayes, MFT, ATR-BC

Friday, February 16, 2018

1:15pm – 2:30pm

1 CEU available

Discover how to engage clients in all manner of art making (including painting, drawing, collage, sculpture, and body painting) to express themselves without shame or judgment, and uncover their hidden feelings, fears, and fantasies. Participate in the art therapy process and walk away knowing how to create a sex-positive environment in your therapeutic space and help change the sex-negative culture of our society. Gain concrete art interventions to encourage better sexual communication.

Learning Objectives:

  • Explain the benefits of art therapy and how creativity changes our brain
  • Examine several case studies that demonstrate how to use art to explore sexuality and sexual identity in a safe and non-shaming way
  • Learn therapy techniques that help reduce stress, understand sexuality, and increase communication and our quality of life

Pamela M. Hayes, MFT, ATR-BC, is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and a Registered and Board Certified Art Therapist  Pamela is a national lecturer with a private practice based in Encino, CA. Her specialties include: alcohol and drug addictions, foster care and adoption issues, parenting skills, gender identity, relationships, depression and anxiety as grief. She is also a court certified Sexual Abuse Evaluator and trained in Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR) and Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT). She taught Art Therapy courses at the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), The Chicago School and  Philips University, and she lectures throughout the United States. Ms. Hayes is also a painter, a mother, a runner, and a black-belt in Mixed Martial Arts.

This lecture takes
place at Center for Healthy Sex

RSVP to charlie@centerforhealthysex.com

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