Intro to Kink for Medical Professionals
This class is held at the Bondesque store at 707 West Lake Street Minneapolis, MN 55408.
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Course Description: This course is intended to introduce medical professionals to the basics of kink and includes many tips to help them in practicing with clients/patients who participate in BDSM & kink.
- What is the purpose of this class?
- What to expect from this class
- Why might a client/patient be hesitant to talk about kink?
- What is kink?
- Roles in kink
- Headspace in kink
- Kink vs abuse
- Kink and healing
- Kink and stigma
- Overview of different types of BDSM exploration
Calvin Hauer (He/Him) is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in MN. With over 10 years of experience in sex education and more than 5 years as a therapist, Calvin works to create an open space that normalizes all sexuality. Primarily working with kink, sex worker, queer, polyam and trans communities, Calvin works to center that everyone’s sexuality is a unique relationship with themselves. Calvin is a sex positive therapist, part time professor and a full-time nerd. For more information, visit his website.
Tickets must be purchased in advance. Ticket sales are final and tickets are non-transferable. This workshop is 18+.