Upcoming Events, Lectures and Trainings

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Love Hurts But Sex Shouldn’t – An Introduction to Female Sexual Pain

by Joshua Gonzalez

Friday, November 22nd, 2019

FREE CE LECTURE!
1 CE available

This lecture will provide the clinician with effective ways of discussing dyspareunia in patients reporting pain with sex. It will help them screen for common organic factors that can contribute to dyspareunia. The material presented here will assist providers in understanding the complexities of dyspareunia and help them refer their clients/patients to appropriate specialists.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify pertinent female anatomy and areas of the female genital tract that can cause pain.
  • Discuss hormonal, neurological, dermatological, psychological, and various other factors that lead to dyspareunia.
  • Explain the value of a biopsychosocial model in treating women with sexual pain.
Read More About Joshua

Joshua Gonzalez, MD is fellowship-trained in Sexual Medicine and specializes in the management of male and female sexual dysfunctions. These include issues surrounding hormone deficiency, menopause, sexual arousal, orgasm, ejaculation, libido/desire, sexual pain, penile curvature, and erectile function. Dr. Gonzalez also treats a variety of common urological conditions including benign prostatic disease, voiding dysfunction, and male infertility. Throughout his career, Dr. Gonzalez has focused on advocating for sexual health and providing improved healthcare to the LGBTQ community.

This Introductory Level lecture takes place at Center for Healthy Sex.
To register for this event, please e-mail meliza@centerforhealthysex.com.

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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.
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.
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 California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and LEPs. Center for Healthy Sex maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.
All mental health professionals are welcome.


Fall 2019 Sex and Love Addiction Training

Join Alex Katehakis to learn immediately effective strategies for treating sex and love addiction and partner betrayal trauma and a roadmap for healthy sexual expression.

November 16 – 17, 2019
at Antioch University Culver City, CA
Close to LAX & major freeways

 

Tuition:
$550
(Early Bird)
($650 after November 1)

To register call (310) 843-9902


BBS and APA Credit Available: 15 CEs
Level: Introductory

Learning Objectives:

  • Define sex and love addiction
  • Describe the etiology of sex and love addiction
  • Explain neuropsychobiological processes and attachment styles related to sex and love addiction
  • Identify strategies for assessment and diagnosis of sex and love addiction
  • Discuss how to implement effective treatment plans and protocols for sex and love addiction
  • Describe common errors to avoid when treating sex and love addiction
  • Explain disclosure preparation for the recovering person and partner
  • Identify effective strategies to treat couples in recovery
  • Discuss strategies for healthy sexual expression for the recovering person and their partner

Two-Day Course: November 16 – 17 (8am – 5pm)
Lunch included both days
Daily breaks (10am – 10:30am and 2:45pm – 3pm)

Tuition:
$550
(Early Bird)
($650 after November 1)

To register call (310) 843-9902

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CAMFT APPROVAL#: 107699
Center for Healthy Sex is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and LEPs. Center for Healthy Sex maintains responsibility for this program and course content. This course meets the qualifications for 15 hours of continuing education credit for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs and LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. Attendance certificates will be issued via email upon completion of the course.
Deposits are nonrefundable. If you need to cancel, deposits and registration fees may be applied to a future training, at our discretion. To request accommodations for special needs or address grievances, please contact us at 310-843-9902. 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.

Bring Me a Higher Love: Return to Self Through the Healing Power of the Voice

by Stacie Aamon Yeldell

Friday, February 28th, 2020

1:15pm – 2:30pm

Event Info Coming Soon!

Read More About Stacie

Stacie Aamon Yeldell, MA, MTBC, AVPT is a Board Certified Music Psychotherapist and sound healing vocalist with 15 years of experience in addiction and mental health treatment. She has treated tens of thousands of individuals in dozens of institutions, hospitals and treatment centers.

Stacie’s transformative work at the Children’s Hospital in Los Angeles was featured on ABC News. She received a Masters degree in Music Therapy from New York University and a certification in Sound and Music Healing from the Open Center in New York City. She is also a Vocal Psychotherapist (AVPT), which emphasizes the use of the voice as a path to wellness and healing.

Stacie is a pioneer and thought leader in her field and recently introduced her
customized mindfulness modality, The Amontra Method, which incorporates live acoustic guitar, song and mantra, as well as guided visualizations.

Stacie is a staunch advocate for music and the creative arts as healing modalities. She is passionate and dedicated to radically empowering humanity through her workshops, trainings, retreats and private sessions.

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


Mirror of IntimacyMirror of Intimacy webinar series
December 2, 2019, 12 noon (PST)

Interactive webinar with Alexandra Katehakis, MFT, CST-S, CSAT-S on the theme of CHILDHOOD from our award-winning daily meditation book “Mirror of Intimacy”.

Our Mirror of Intimacy webinars take place each month. You can view recordings of previous Mirror of Intimacy webinars by clicking the link below.

Watch Mirror of Intimacy Webinars

Our Mirror of Intimacy 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: 413 717 417

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


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