Current Programs

Available Programs

All courses come with six (6) months access from enrolment date

I work in post-secondary and your courses have been the best thing I’ve taken part in, in years.
It is so relevant for our demographic, I am learning so much.

Lindsay Hoffner M.C., Registered Psychologist

Counsellor, Counselling Services, University of Lethbridge, Traditional territory of the Siksikaitsitapi (The Blackfoot Nation)

Sexual Consent and Communication

~Available Now~


In this training we have broken down consent into three main areas to explore: 

  1. Defining and Communicating Sexual Consent and How to Explore this with Clients
  2. Consent and BDSM (A sample from our “BDSM: Working with Kinky Clients” Course)
  3. Legality and Consent (What you need to know as a therapist)

Plus a resource section outlining additional public programs, worksheets and video resources to support your learning and/or share with clients to help them understand, and get clarity on, of what is truly means to give consent.

Bonus: Get FREE 6 months access to our Sex and Gender 101 course ($97 value) when you register for this program 
Sex and Gender 101 is pre-approved for (2) CEC’s with the CCPA (Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association)

Sexual Consent and Communication has been pre-approved for two (2) CEC’s from the Canadian Counselling & Psychotherapy Association.

BDSM: Working with Kinky Clients

  

~Available Now~

 

Designed for psychotherapists, clinical counsellors, and mental health or health care professionals looking to expand their existing skills and awareness for working with members of the BDSM community.

 

In this training we cover: 

  1. What is and what isn’t BDSM?
  2. The Lifestyle, The Scene and The History of BDSM
  3. Relationship Types and Dynamics
  4. The Neurobiology of BDSM
  5. Barriers to Care and Clinical Conceptualization
  6. BDSM and Consent Frameworks
  7. BDSM and Trauma (Knowing the difference between healthy BDSM and trauma reenactment)
  8. Transformative Justice and Accountability Pods
  9. Additional Handouts, Worksheets and Resources for you and your Clients
  10. Expert Interviews with BDSM Educators, Therapists and Community members

Bonus: Get FREE 6 months access to our Sex and Gender 101 course ($97 value) when you register for this program
Sex and Gender 101 is pre-approved for (2) CEC’s with the CCPA (Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association)

Want to find out more? Click the link below.

BDSM: Working with Kinky Clients has been pre-approved for six (6) CEC’s from the Canadian Counselling & Psychotherapy Association.

Painful Sex: Working with Genito-Pelvic Pain/Penetration Disorder (GPPD)

 


~Available Now~

 

Designed for psychotherapists, clinical counsellors, and mental health or health care professionals looking to expand their existing skills and awareness for working with clients experiencing pain during sexual intimacy.

  

This course provides tangible resources you can use as a clinician to support your clients experiencing GPPD. As you move through the course, you will find worksheets, checklists, and clinical psycho-educational resources.

 

We also have in-depth interviews from experts in the field, such as Pelvic Floor Physiotherapists, Sexual Pain Researchers, as well as those who have suffered from GPPD themselves, to help you navigate the broad range of impacts that GPPD can have. 

 

Some topics covered in this training include:

  1. Different types of GPPD  and how the symptoms present
  2. Understanding the prevalence, significance, and impact of GPPD for clients
  3. An exploration of other common concurrent genito-pelvic pain conditions and how you can tell the difference
  4. An overview of common causes of  (biomedical, psychological, and relationship factors)
  5. Clinical considerations for working with clients suffering from genito-pelvic pain
  6. How to screen and assess for GPPD so clients can get the proper treatment
  7. An overview of the best medical treatment practices and best psychotherapy treatments available
  8. How to apply these psychotherapy treatments to help clients suffering from GPPD
  9. Barriers to accessing mental and physical healthcare for clients
  10. Case studies and personal stories
  11. Sexual anatomy refresher
  12. Suggested readings, worksheets, resources for you and your clients
  13. Expert interviews

Plus Much More…

Bonus: Get FREE 6 months access to our Sex and Gender 101 course ($97 value) when you register for this program
Sex and Gender 101 is pre-approved for (2) CEC’s with the CCPA (Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association)
 

Want to find out more? Click the link below.

Painful Sex: Working with GPPD has been pre-approved for twelve (12) CEC’s from the Canadian Counselling & Psychotherapy Association.

Bibliotherapy Book Courses

 

~Available Now~

 

Also referred to as Biblioguidance, Bibliocounseling, Literatherapy and Reading Therapy

Put simply, it’s the use of reading materials in a therapeutic context.

 

Our bibliotherapy courses help you explore ways to introduce this dynamic clinical approach to your current practice.

 

Click the link below to find some of the most recommended books to help address common concerns faced in your office, and help you better understand and support your clients 

 

 

Some topics/books that accompany the bibliotherapy courses:

  1. The Penis Book: A Doctor’s Complete Guide to the Penis
  2. When Someone You Love is Kinky
  3. Leading and Supportive Love: The Truth About Dominant and Submissive Relationships
  4. Restoring the Pelvic Floor for Women
  5. Playing Well With Others: Your Field Guide to Discovering, Exploring and Navigating the Kink, Leather and BDSM Communities
  6. Better Sex Through Mindfulness: How Women Can Cultivate Desire
  7. The New Bottoming and The New Topping Book
  8. Coping with Erectile Dysfunction

Want to find out more? Click the link below.

These Bibliotherapy training courses have been pre-approved for between 5 and 10.5 CEC’s from the Canadian Counselling & Psychotherapy Association.

Penis Problems: Working with Erectile Dysfunction, Premature Ejaculation and Delayed Ejaculation


~Available Now~

 

Designed for psychotherapists, clinical counsellors, and mental health or health care professionals looking to expand their existing skills and awareness for working with clients experiencing problems with erections and for those with ejaculatory concerns.

This course provides tangible resources you can use as a clinician to support your clients experiencing ED / PE / DE. As you move through the course, you will find worksheets, checklists, and clinical psycho-educational resources that you can share with your clients.

 

We also have in-depth interviews from experts in the field, such as Human Sexuality Researchers, Urologists and Clinical Counsellors specializing in Sex Therapy. 

 

This combo training includes access to 3 courses:

Introduction to Erectile Dysfunction
Working with
Ejaculatory Disorders (Premature Ejaculation & Delayed Ejaculation)
Sex and Gender 101

Some topics covered in this training include:

  1. The medical, biological, psychological, relational, and behavioural causes of ED, DE and PE
  2. Clinical considerations including screening and assessment, as well as treatment planning
  3. An overview of medical and alternative treatment methods for treating ED, DE and PE
  4. Understanding the prevalence, significance, and impact of penis problems for clients
  5. An overview of best psychotherapy treatments you can use with clients suffering with ED, DE and PE
  6. Case studies and personal stories
  7. Suggested readings, worksheets, resources for you and your clients
  8. Expert interviews – plus much more…

Bonus: Get FREE 6 months access to our Sex and Gender 101 course ($97 value) when you register for this program
Sex and Gender 101 is pre-approved for (2) CEC’s with the CCPA (Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association)

Penis Problems: Working with ED/PE and DE has been submitted for twelve (12) CEC’s from the Canadian Counselling & Psychotherapy Association. We are waiting on approval. 

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Upcoming Programs

  • Ethical Non-Monogamy: Working with Complex Relationship Structures

  • Working with Low Libido

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