This weekend training provides an opportunity for professional growth in the following areas:
Participants will explore personal as well as professional edges and challenges in regard to sexual behavior and beliefs;
Learn the fundamentals of Dance/Movement Sex Therapy and how this body-centered model supports work with individuals, couples, and groups;
Understand how the body can support the therapeutic process and be a place for transformation and resource;
Learn the Human Sexual Response through a body-centered and holistic lens;
Understand erotic transference and countertransference in the therapy room
and how to integrate them into the therapeutic process.
*This model does not include touch.
Melissa Walker, MA, LPC, R-DMT, founder of the Embodied Relationships Counseling Center, is a Body-Centered Psychotherapist advocate for healthy sexuality. A graduate of Naropa University,
Melissa weaves together her Masters level training in Somatic Counseling Psychology with additional certification in Somatic Archaeology, and training in Psychodrama, Authentic Movement, and the creative arts.