Imagining Abolitionist Sexual Liberation: A Conversation With The HEAL Project

Join Molly Adler of Sex Therapy New Mexico for a panel discussion with Aredvi Azad and Ignacio Rivera of the HEAL Project. We'll learn from Aredvi and Ignacio about treating sexual trauma outside the therapy room, liberatory sex education, raising sex positive kids, and reframing models of punishment around harm.

This session will be recorded and available to everyone who registers for 90 days.

Ignacio and Aredvi will introduce RASHIM, The Rivera-Azad Sexual Healing Integration Model during the panel discussion.

Rivera-Azad Sexual Healing Integration Model (RASHIM)
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The Rivera-Azad Sexual Healing Integration Model (RASHIM) offers a roadmap for sexual healing that captures the past, present, and future of our sexual relations. RASHIM locates nine areas of sexuality navigation, referred to as Pillars. Each Pillar represents a unique step in human sexual evolution and contains experiences, ideas, feelings, and actions. While the pillars are interconnected and relevant throughout our lives, they are categorized into three stages: rooting, growing, and yielding. In Just Healing Training, we focus on healing each stage as well as developing their corresponding connection skills. Less...

Learning Objectives

  • Identify ways individual therapy is limited as a primary treatment for sexual trauma
  • Understand connections between childhood sexual abuse and sex education
  • Develop understanding that sexuality must be understood within existing power relations, and that redistribution of power is essential to the work of sexual healing and liberation

Friday, March 31, 2023

Live Interactive Webinar

11:00 AM MDT - 12:00 PM MDT

Register for this Webinar
EARN 2 CE Credit Hours

About the speakers


We will explore questions and topics including:

  • An introduction to The HEAL Project.
  • What are we missing if therapy is the primary treatment for sexual trauma?
  • How are histories of childhood sexual abuse connected to sex education? 
  • What does body, gender, sexual liberation look like for kids?
  • There’s so much shame and punishment associated with those who’ve enacted sexual violence. How can we look at those causing harm differently?
  • and more!

Rivera-Azad Sexual Healing Integration Model (RASHIM)

CE Information - Earn 2 CE Credit Hours

CE Approvals

National Association of Social Workers, New Mexico
This training is approved for continuing education credits and cultural CEUs through National Association of Social Workers -New Mexico. The Licensee must maintain proof of continuing education courses taken for the past four (4) years. The New Mexico Regulations and Licensing Department, Boards and Commissions, Social Work Licensing Board reserves the right to audit a licensee’s continuing education records as it deems necessary. The New Mexico Counseling and Therapy Board and the NM Psychological Association accept approved social work CEUs for license requirements. Please always check with your professional licensing board for current rules and regulations.
American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists
This program meets the requirements of the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT) and is approved for 1 CE credit. These CE credits may be applied toward AASECT certification and renewal of certification. Completion of this program does not ensure or guarantee AASECT certification. For further information please contact Provider 22-148-STNM

CE Process Info

Each professional is responsible for the individual requirements as stipulated by their licensing agency. Please contact your individual licensing board/regulatory agency to review continuing education requirements for licensure renewal.

A continuing education certificate for the event will be obtained using the website, CE-Go. Before the event, you will receive an email containing a link to CE-Go.   (This link will be sent to the email account you used to register for the event).

Upon accessing the CE-Go website, you will be able to:

  • Join Webinar Sessions
  • Complete evaluation forms for the event
  • Download your continuing education certificate in a PDF format

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