Training

AASECT & PROFESSIONAL TRAINING

EXPERT TRAINING FOR PROFESSIONALS

Constance Avery-Clark, Ph.D., and Linda Weiner, LCSW, provide training for physicians and allied health professionals as well as for counselors, therapists and other professionals who might benefit from the advancement of their knowledge and comfort with addressing sexual issues with their clients and patients.

TRAINING SERVICES WE PROVIDE INCLUDE:

Personalized Services

Speaking Engagements

Workshops

Seminars

SEXUALITY TRAINING
for
WELLNESS CARE
PROFESSIONALS

One of our passions is providing medical and wellness professionals with practical information necessary for addressing the whole person that is their client or patient. This includes information about sexual concerns their clients and patients might have.

Topics we cover in our training programs include:

  • Taking a Culturally Competent and “Sweat Free” Sex History
  • Identification and Treatment of Sexual Dysfunctions and Distresses resulting from medical, cultural, individual and relational concerns
  • Sociological Issues in Sexuality (race, religion, economic status, sexual orientation, cultural considerations
  • Variations in Sexuality: Gay, Lesbian, Bi Sexual, Gender fluid, Inter-sexed and Alternative Sexualities and Lifestyles
  • Sexual Development and Sexual Health in Children, Adolescents and Adults
  • Ethical Issues in Sexuality
  • Anatomy and Physiology of Human Sexual Response
  • Addressing sexual trauma
  • Sexuality and Chronic Illness
  • Sexuality and Infertility
  • Sexuality and Disabilities
  • Sexuality and Cancer
  • Sexuality and Menopause
  • Sexuality and Aging
  • Sexuality and Medications
  • Couples Communication
  • Utilizing Sensate Focus Exercises
  • Sex and Relationship Therapy
  • Sexual Compulsivity
  • Handling Affairs
SEXUALITY TRAINING for SEXUALITY COUNSELORS, SEX THERAPISTS, and PROFESSIONALS SEEKING AASECT CERTIFICATION

In order to be a competent sexuality professional, one must have training in the areas identified below. In order to be an AASECT-Certified Sexuality Counselor or Sex Therapist, one must have three hours of training in most of these areas.

Currently, this training can be arranged with us through our conference or seminar offerings, our individual or group supervision programs, and ultimately through our online learning programs that we are currently developing.

Topics we cover in our AASECT-Certification training programs include:

  • Ethics and Sex Therapy
  • The Sexual Response Cycle Models and the DSM-V Disorders Overview
  • Sexual Interest/Arousal Disorder in Women/Low Desire in Men
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Orgasmic Disorders in Women/Rapid and Delayed Ejaculation in Men
  • Sexual Pain Disorders in Men and Women
  • Sex Therapy Practice Overview (marketing, intake, session planning, billing)
  • Sensate Focus in Sex Therapy
  • The Paraphilias
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Non-paraphilic Hypersexuality Disorder (Problematic and compulsive sexual behavior)
  • Therapy with LGBTQI Populations
  • Culturally Sensitive Sex Therapy
  • Sex Therapy with Survivors of Sexual Trauma
  • Infidelity and Other Relationship Crises in Sex Therapy
  • Sexuality and Infertility
  • Sexuality and Chronic Illness
  • Sexuality and Disability
  • Sexuality Across the Life Course
  • Sexual Problems in Adolescents and the Aging Population
  • Sex and Medications
  • Tantric Practices and Sacred Sexuality
  • Sex and Cancer in Males and Females
  • Non Traditional Relationships and Alterative Lifestyles

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