All humans deserve pleasure, yet we spend most of our sex education learning about one set of genitals, and not the other! In this presentation, attendees will learn the anatomy and functions of the vulva and vagina, tools and mechanisms for generating better pleasure, and useful ways to help clients communicate with their partner(s) about improving sexual experiences.
- Explain Interpersonal Theory of Suicide
- Identify at least three suicide factors
- Identify at least three concrete tools for an attachment-based suicide assessment
- Describe some of the therapists’ issues that can come up around suicide
(5 min) Welcome and Introduction to the Speaker
(5 min) Agenda/Overview/introducing language and safety into the training
(20 min) Risk Factors around Suicidality
(15 min) Self of The Therapist Overview/Attachment Styles
(15 min) Break out group Discussion
(30 min) Suicide Assessment Tools
(10 min) Documentations/Legal and Ethical Considerations
(10 min) Self Care and Impact on therapist
(10 min) Questions
Rachel Thomas, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, has been practicing therapy since 1997. She is a Certified Emotionally Focused Therapist and Supervisor and specializes in working with couples to create healing and connection. In addition to extensive EFT training, Rachel is trained in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing) which is an integrative psychotherapy approach that has been extensively researched and proven effective for the treatment of trauma. Rachel has been an American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) Approved Supervisor since 2005 and has provided supervision to many other practicing professionals as they progress forward in obtaining their license. She provides on-going clinical supervision and consultation to the therapists at Therapy With Heart as well as outside clinicians who contract for additional EFT supervision and consultation.
(NBCC and AASECT CEs are available. This program meets the requirements of the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists [AASECT] and is approved for 2 CE credits. These CE credits may be applied toward AASECT certification and renewal of certification.)