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NCSF’S Susan Wright – Keynote Speaker for #SexPosCon18

We are so excited to announce the Keynote Speaker for the 2018 Positive Sexuality Conference! Susan Wright, Founder of National Coalition for Sexual Freedom, will be presenting “Consent is the Foundation of Sexual Freedom” May 18, 2018.

NCSF and Center for Positive Sexuality have been active partners for several years,

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Call for Proposals | #SexPosCon18

The First Positive Sexuality Conference Call for Proposals: “Strengths, Well-Being, and Happiness”

We are pleased to announce that the Call for Proposals for the first Positive Sexuality Conference is now open!  The conference will be held May 18-19, 2018 in sunny Burbank, CA. We are accepting submissions through October 31,

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Sexual Diversity Panel – the first one for the Center

Since 2007 Center for Positive Sexuality has been giving presentations at colleges and universities about marginalized sexualities like BDSM orientations, polyamory, disabilities and sex, and more. And although all of our experiences are special, today we get to debut a new presentation at the request of a professor at California State University,

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Center for Positive Sexuality offers Therapy Groups

Emily Prior is now conducting intake interviews with individual clients who would like to be considered for participation in group therapy sessions, in conjunction with Marriage and Family Therapist Andrew Abrams. Andrew and Emily’s therapy groups will be begin mid-September in the Sherman Oaks/Encino, CA area. Groups will center around individuals identifying as submissives,

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Cross-dressing and Relationships on ITN 6/28 7pmPT

This month on “Is This Normal?” we meet two regular people and discuss what it is really like being in a relationship with a cross-dresser.
Emily and Simone will investigate the ins and outs of cross-dressing and how it affects relationships as they welcome Skye and Tony on Tuesday,

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June 16 SecondLife Center Pajama Party!

Here’s a little item that missed our June Newsletter deadline. We’re reviving the virtual Center for Positive Sexuality in SecondLife with a Summer Pajama Party! Dress your avatar in cute pj’s and enjoy music, frivolity, and sex trivia on June 16, 6pm SLT (SecondLife Time — coincides with Pacific Time).

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Validation from peers – Sexologists need it too

As many of you know I attended the Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality Western Regional Annual Meeting this past weekend in San Francisco, CA. This was my first time at a SSSS conference, although about my 4th or 5th time attending an academic sexuality conference. At this particular conference I was also a presenter.

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Participants needed for UCLA Study – online survey

Please help spread the word about this survey from the UCLA Psychology Department.

This online survey will take about 30 minutes and we will make a donation to an LGBT organization for every completed survey!

If you do not meet the criteria for our target participant,

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Presenting at SSSS April 15

I think I finally have my presentation ready for the SSSS Western Regional Conference this coming weekend. I am looking forward to presenting what I have so far on my thesis “Women’s Perspectives of BDSM Power Exchange.” This not only covers women’s definitions and explanations of power exchange, but also how their identities as women (including sexual orientation,

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And the award goes to…

… me! Apparently I’m being awared the Vern Bullough Award for research at the SSSS Western Regional Conference next weekend. I just found out by reading through the Program online. I guess I’ll make sure to make that luncheon! Thank you!

http://www.sssswr.org/2011_WR_Final_Program.pdf

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