Becoming a Kink Friendly Therapist

Therapists have an ethical and a professional responsibility to provide culturally humble care to our clients. This care is especially important for those who’ve been marginalized including sexually diverse and kinky clients. Many clients question if it’s safe to be “out” with therapists. Unfortunately, many clinicians may have unaddressed biases or assumptions about kink and may inadvertently pathologize clients. This presentation will provide introductory information about kink, help you apply an affirmative, intersectional lens in working with sexually diverse and kinky clients, better asse...Read moress for safety, differentiate between consensual kink and abuse, and identify kink-affirming resources for cultural humility and to support your clients. Less...

Learning Objectives

  • Describe Kink & BDSM terms
  • Apply an intersectional approach to case formulation
  • Differentiate between consensual kink and abuse
  • Assess for safety with clients
  • Explore how clients may heal trauma through kink
  • Identify kink-affirming resources

Friday, June 25, 2021


11:00 AM MDT - 01:00 PM MDT

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CE Information - Earn 2 CE Hours

CE Approvals

The New Mexico Counseling and Therapy Board
Approved by New Mexico Counseling and Therapy Practice Board. Provider Number CCE0204731. Expires 9/30/21

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