This class is held at the Bondesque store at 707 West Lake Street Minneapolis, MN 55408.
Class Shopping Discount: Show your ticket or confirmation email to save 15% off your entire purchase at Bondesque! Valid for one visit on the day of the workshop.
Course Description: Curious about polyamory or open relationships? This interactive course explores polyamory more deeply and builds upon topics covered in Polyamory 101.
Discussion topics include:
- What is emotional intelligence
- The importance of emotional intelligence
- How to fight nice and communicate effectively
- Identifying emotions
- Rules to Consider
- Recognizing needs and wants in polyamory
- Contract Making
- And more…
Instructor: Courtney Padjen, PhD, LAMFT is a sex and relationship therapist in Minneapolis, MN. She is the owner and director of Centre for Sexual Wellness. She is a member of the Association of American Sexual Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT), the National Coalition for Sexual Freedom (NCSF), and Kink Aware Professionals (KAP). She is a mentor for Consortium for Research on Alternative Sexualities (CARAS) and a committee member for the MAMFT Professional Practices group. She’s been featured in local and national magazines including Lavender Magazine and Cosmopolitan. Her ultimate goal in life is to live to see kink and BDSM-related diagnoses removed from the DSM and for kink and BDSM relationship dynamics be taught in university diversity courses everywhere!
Tickets must be purchased in advance. Ticket sales are final and tickets are non-transferable. This workshop is 18+.