THE GAME CHANGER IS BACK! Dr. CHRIS DONAGHUE WILL CHALLENGE EVERYTHING YOU THINK YOU KNOW MENTAL HEALTH. JOIN US FOR A SEXCEPTIONAL WEEKEND ON REBEL LOVE IN AUSTIN FOR THIS GROUNDBREAKING TRAINING! LOVELINE CO-HOST ALONGSIDE AMBER ROSE, TV PERSONALITY AND CERTIFIED SEX THERAPIST, DR. CHRIS DONAGHUE WILL BE DELIVERING ONE OF THE MOST INNOVATIVE TRAININGS IN THE WORLD YOU DO NOT WANT MISS!
SEXCEPTIONAL LECTURE IS TITLED: REBEL LOVE. TICKETS START AT $40! SEXCEPTIONAL LECTURE W/ DR. CHRIS DONAGHUE!! (OPEN TO ALL FRIENDS, PARTNERS AND GENERAL PUBLIC 2:30PM) INCLUDES SEX NERD TRIVIA!
This training is a trauma informed, intersectional, gender neutral, body and sex positive practice.
FULL TRAINING SCHEDULE:
*BREAKS, SELF CARE TIME, AND EATING ARE ENCOURAGED AS NEEDED
Saturday, May 18th, 10am - 6pm
- Introduction to Rebel Love, Sexual Liberation and Somatics
- Importance of Touch
- The Sex and Body Negativity Complex
- Pelvis, Breathing, Movement, Authenticity,
- Sex as Medicine- Sex Addiction and Dysfunctions
- Process Group and Clinical Discussion
- REBEL LOVE - Sexceptional Lecture w/ Dr. Chris Donaghue!! (open to all friends, partners and general public!! 2:30pm-6pm) Includes fun with our trivia team!
Sunday, May 19th, 9am - 5pm
- Experiential Work
- The Nervous System
- Neurology- Sex, The BodyMind, and Touch
- The Practitioners Soma
- Steps, Principles, Key Terms, Theory, and Treatment Goals
- Somatic Sex Therapy
- Process Group and Clinical Discussion
This event location is: Omni Austin Hotel at Southpark, Governors Row, Austin, TX, USA
This program offers up to 16 AASECT CEs*. This program also offers up to 16 CEUs for LPC, LMFT, and LCSW.
Join us on MAY 18-19TH (up to 16 CEs) to learn about Sex Outside the Lines including ways to enhance pleasure, tolerate more intimacy, heal simple sexual trauma, and reduce body and sex shame. Most sex therapies keep us trapped in our heads and never help get us fully into our body or sexuality. Great sex and full intimacy is about letting go, surrendering to our whole body, and staying out of our heads. The problem with standard “mindfulness” is it’s disembodied, and it keeps you in your head, because it's not a true body based practice. Disembodied people doing mindfulness stay disembodied. Thus far mindfulness applied to sex doesn’t address or undue (sexual or body) shame or simple trauma either.
THIS TRAINING CAN HELP PEOPLE GAIN:
1. A better understanding of the sexual body, 2. Improved sexual and body communication skills, 3. Use of sex as a tool to connect, 4. Learning about your authentic sexual self, 5. Sexual and body confidence, 6. Removal of sexual anxieties, 7. Increased sexual pleasure, 8. Increased tolerance for intimacy.
Break down the limiting cultural and psychological structures to create a more expansive and inclusive view of sexual-relational health
Demonstrate how "normal" is oppressive and shaming
Challenge current sexual diagnoses and disorders as flawed, pathologizing, and heteronormative
Provide a new vision for sexual-relational health
Dr. Chris Donaghue is a Doctor of Clinical Sexology and Human Sexuality, Doctoral trained in Clinical Psychology, Licensed Clinical Therapist, and a Certified Sex Therapist and specializes in individual and couples/marriage therapy. Dr. Donaghue is the co-host of the new "Loveline Podcast with Amber Rose," a featured expert and guest co-host on CBS' "The Doctors" TV show. He has been featured on The Today Show, VICE, CNN, HLN, OWN, Nightline, Dr. Drew and featured in Newsweek, New York Times, Daily Beast, Men's Health, Cosmo, and National Geographic.
DR. DONAGHUE'S BIOGRAPHY
Dr. Chris Donaghue is a Doctor of Clinical Sexology and Human Sexuality, Doctoral trained in Clinical Psychology, Licensed Clinical Therapist, and a Certified Sex Therapist. Dr. Donaghue specializes in individual and couples sex and marital therapy, as well as sexual compulsivity, sexual anorexia, sexual dysfunctions, and non-traditional sexuality, identities, and relationships. Dr. Donaghue is a member of American Association of Sex Counselors, Educators, and Therapists (AASECT) and the Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality (SSSS). Chris is one out of only four hundred individuals who completed the extra training to receive his CST Credentials.
Dr. Donaghue is the co-host of the new "Loveline Podcast with Amber Rose," a featured expert and guest co-host on CBS' "The Doctors" TV show, featured expert on VH1's "The Amber Rose Show." He has been featured on The Today Show, VICE, CNN, HLN, OWN, Nightline, Dr. Drew and featured in Newsweek, New York Times, Daily Beast, Men's Health, Cosmo, and National Geographic. Dr. Chris Donaghue is the author of “Sex Outside the Lines: Authentic Sexuality in a Sexually Dysfunctional Culture,” that is currently used in the curriculum as UCLA, Princeton, and USC. Order the book on Amazon here.
This program offers up to 16 AASECT CEs. This program meets the requirements of the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT) and is approved for 155 AASECT CE credits. These CE credits 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 firstname.lastname@example.org