This workshop will explore common sexual concerns that individuals and couples seek to address and resolve with a therapist, counselor or coach. We’ll address specific strategies for managing Low Sexual Desire, Desire Differentials, Sexless Relationships, Anorgasmia, Premature Ejaculation, and Painful Sex. Participants will also explore how personal experience and bias can affect practice and client outcomes.
At the conclusion of the course, students will be able to:
Describe low sexual desire
Explain 2 techniques for working with individuals with low sexual desire
Discuss how race, age, and gender identity intersect with sexual desire.
Discuss how sexual orientation, ethnicity, and culture, religion, income, educational background, profession, personal identity, relationship arrangement intersect with sexual desire.
Describe how religion, income, educational background, profession, personal identity, and relationship arrangement intersect with sexual desire.
Explain the role of shame and strategies to overcome sexual shame from an intercultural perspective
Describe data and research related to sexual frequency in relationships
List two factors that affect sexual frequency
Discuss updated research with regard to orgasm: frequency, latency and timing by gender identity, relationship arrangement and sexual orientation
List two factors that are positively and negatively correlated with orgasm/lack of orgasm
Describe sexual anatomy including research on erogenous zones
Explain current research on brain activity during orgasm
Describe two techniques for increasing orgasm (or reducing orgasm latency):
Explain a multi-step program to increase ejaculatory control
Modern Sex Therapy Institutes is part of the Advanced Mental Health Training Institute (AMHTI).
AMHTI is approved as a provider of continuing education by numerous national agencies and routinely applies for continuing education credits for professionals from state agencies when needed.
There are many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations that will grant continuing education credit for attendance at AMHTI’s seminars and activities. If you have questions as to whether AMHTI’s continuing education credits will count for your state, please contact us.
The Advanced Mental Health Training Institute is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. AMHTI maintains responsibility for all programs and their content.
The Advanced Mental Health Training Institute has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No.1000. AMHTI is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
AMHTI is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Psychology Provider#: 50-11996.
Modern Sex Therapy Institutes [1787, 1/7/22-1/7/23], is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit.
AMHTI is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling. Provider#: 50-11996. AMHTI is an approved provider with the The Florida Certification Board. Provider #5273-A.
AMHTI is an approved provider with the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT). Provider # 07-110-J.