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Therapeutic Integration: Sex Therapy Training from a Christian Perspective

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Center for Enriching Relationships

4025 Camino del Rio S. Suite 250

San Diego, CA 92108

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Train With a Certified Sex Therapist and Nationally Award Winning Researcher

Jennifer Konzen, PsyD, LMFT (#51241), CST, CCDC is the Director for the Center for Sexuality in San Diego, CA. She is a licensed marriage and family therapist, a certified sex therapist, and a certified chemical dependency counselor. She is also a two-time nationally award winning researcher, an international speaker, and an adjunct professor at Alliant International University, San Diego and Bethel Seminary, San Diego. Dr. Konzen is the author of the books The Art of Intimate Marriage and Redeemed Sexuality and the manual Graduated Intimacy: A guided intervention for increasing sexual intimacy in marriage.

Therapist Training - Are you looking for...

Training in sex therapy from an integrative perspective / Sound therapeutic practices and Theology of Sexuality / Teaching from an experienced practitioner and educator

...then this training is for you. This course provides a practical theological integration of sexuality with specific therapeutic interventions. We will develop practical application models for addressing common sexual issues, and impart valuable information for helping clients with a variety of sexual concerns, including desire issues, sexual development, sexual addiction, aging, and common sexual dysfuntions. Participants will be challenged in their own personal growth and gain skills for building their practices.

Who is this training for?

For licensed therapists, registered interns, training therapists, and students who want to expand their comfort, skills, and knowledge in working with couples and individuals with sexual concerns and dysfunctions from a Christian perspective.

Training Schedule

Saturdays, 8:00am-12:00pm

Oct. 7 TRAINING ONE: History, Assessment, and Medical Aspects of Sexuality

  • History of the Treatment of Sexual Problems
  • How-To: Assessment of Sexual Dysfunction
  • Medical Aspects of Sexual Problems: Aging, Disability, Pain, Hormones, and Medications

Nov. 18 TRAINING TWO: Intimacy Skills and Treatment

  • The Joy of Intimacy and Pleasure and Influences of Intimacy
  • Sex and Culture: Values, beliefs, expectations, gender, norms, body image, and behaviors
  • Assessment and Treatment: Basic Relationship and Intimacy Skills and Intimate Communication

Dec. 9 TRAINING THREE: Treatment of Sexual Problems: Strategy and Interventions

  • Ethical Practice of Sex Therapy
  • Theory and Treatment: DSM-5 Review and Theoretical Approaches to Treatment
  • Interventions and Treatment Plans
  • Treatment II: EIS Model Overview

4 CEUs available for additional $20

*see refund policy below

Upcoming Training

Saturdays, October 7, November 18, December 9; 8AM-12PM / Cost: $150; 4 CEUs available for additional $20 course. Meets the qualifications for 4 hours of continuing education credit for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. The Center for Sexuality is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for Marriage and Family Therapists. The Center for Enriching Relationships maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content. Provider: The Center for Sexuality, #98793. CEU certificates of completion awarded at the conclusion of the training.

For questions regarding disability accessability, refund and cancellation policy, and grievance policies: call 858-775-0500 or email theartofintimatemarriage@yahoo.com.

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4025 Camino del Rio S. Suite 250

San Diego, CA 92108

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