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1. Attend two live via webinar Workshop Weekends (or more if you choose)! (Come to more if you want.) Or, take part via webinar. View our complete calendar for dates and locations.
2. Attend remaining workshops online with international experts.
Do the above and earn all of the required AASECT CE Hours for Certification. Plus, you’ll be working towards your licensure renewal at the same time.
You can choose from several payment options* below – Register with us today!
Furthermore, you’ll be part of the Modern Sex Therapy Institutes community of over 200+ students who have completed our program over the last five years. What are you waiting for? Do ALL of your AASECT requirements
*Includes ALL online classes + choice of live via webinar. Coupled with access to online resource groups, completed AASECT course tracking spreadsheet and application. Discussion sessions with experts, five free CE Hours (annually), 200+ videos, and access to the SexSmart Films website is also included.
MSTI strives to work with everyone so that finances are not an obstacle. MSTI offers flexible payment plans so that you can begin your journey to become a certified sexuality professional.
Payment plans also available!
Our program meets the requirements of the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT) and is approved for AASECT, APA, and NBCC CE credits. These CE credits may be applied toward AASECT certification and renewal of certification or your licensure. Completion of this program does not ensure or guarantee AASECT certification. For further information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Potential AASECT Certified Sex Therapists are mental health professionals, trained to provide in-depth psychotherapy, who have specialized in treating clients with sexual issues and concerns. They are either licensed, or in the absence of required licensure, they are certified, registered, or clinical members of a national psychotherapy organization. Sex therapists work with sexual concerns and, in addition, where appropriate, are prepared to provide comprehensive and intensive psychotherapy over an extended period of time in more complex cases. Minimum degree required is a Master’s degree. The sex therapy certification program is for all students that are currently enrolled in a mental health graduate program and mental health professionals who are licensed in their states or provinces to provide mental health care and have completed graduate school for clinical training in their professional area. Applicable professional degrees may include a PhD, MD, MSW, or MA, Masters in MFT. If you are an educator and are interested in obtaining AASECT Certification as a Sexuality Educator, please email us.
Potential AASECT Certified Sexuality Educators are typically leading workshops, teaching classes, or organizing and facilitating seminars. Sexuality educators may teach in the classroom at the elementary, secondary, and higher education levels. They may also provide education for groups of children, adolescents, or adults, training for professionals, and outreach and education in community-based, healthcare, corporate, and faith-based settings. Sexuality educators also may design and conduct workshops, courses, and seminars; contribute to the sexuality education literature; develop curriculum; plan and administer programs; deliver lectures; and provide one-on-one client education sessions. The minimum degree required is a Bachelor’s degree.
Potential AASECT Certified Sexuality Counselors might be working in a clinical, medical, or healthcare setting, giving specific suggestions and advice. Examples of sexuality counselors are Planned Parenthood counselors, nurses and other health professionals, school counselors, and clinical pastoral care and counseling providers. Sexuality counseling is generally short term and client-centered, focusing on the immediate concern or problem. Minimum degree required is a Bachelor’s degree.