Category Archives: Alternative Sexuality

What Others Had to Say This Week

Since today is Valentine’s Day here are some thoughts about love, romance and relationships from the blogosphere and beyond. I Wonder: A Love Poem For Valentine’s Day – Winifred Reilly Love Is – malootka Blind Love – Maureen A Single Guy Quit … Continue reading

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Announcing Poly Cocktails Madison!

Awen Therapy is pleased to be one of the co-hosts of Poly Cocktails Madison! Poly Cocktails is a casual, social gathering for people who are interested in or practice all forms of polyamory and non-monogamy. There are as many forms … Continue reading

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Two Therapists Talking: Being an Alt Sex Therapist

In this episode of Two Therapists Talking, Jasmine St. John and I discuss what it means when we say we are alt sex therapists. If you have questions or a topic you’d like to hear us discuss, write us at … Continue reading

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A Busy Weekend…

This past weekend was a busy one. I teamed up with Jasmine St. John of JSJ Therapy to do 2 presentations. The first was for the Counseling Masters program at UW-Whitewater. It was a half day workshop to provide an … Continue reading

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Tomorrow! Listen to Awen Therapy on Playboy Radio’s Spice 103 on SiriusXM

Just a reminder that tomorrow, April 3 at 8 pm CST you can listen to me, along with Jasmine St. John of JSJ Therapy, be interviewed about our work as alt-sex therapists on  the Spycey Buzz Possecast.  Spycey is an “Erotic … Continue reading

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Two Therapists Talking…

Check out the new YouTube channel Two Therapists Talking. It will feature Jasmine St. John of JSJ Therapy and I discussing a wide range of topics including relationships, sexuality and other issues that arise in therapy.  Our first video discusses … Continue reading

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Awen Therapy to be interviewed on upcoming SpyceyBuzz Podcast!

Exciting news! I, along with Jasmine St. John of JSJ Therapy, will be interviewed about our work as alt-sex therapists on the April 3 edition of the Spycey Buzz Possecast.  Spycey is an “Erotic Edu-tainer who’s  mission is to inspire … Continue reading

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Awen Therapy to Present at the 2013 WAMFT Conference

I’m very pleased to announce that I, along with Jasmine St. John of JSJ Therapy, have been selected to present at the 2013 Wisconsin Association of Marriage and Family Therapy’s annual conference. We will be giving a workshop entitled “The … Continue reading

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New Advice Column at MadisonKink.com

If you are not already aware, I write a monthly column for MadisonKink.com.  In a new twist the column is becoming part of an advice column for the site.  If you have questions regarding alternative-sexuality, BDSM/Kink, alternative relationship structures, power … Continue reading

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Make a Difference – Participate in a New Survey Research Project

I’m happy to let you know about a new research project being conducted by Edgewood College Marriage and Family Therapy Masters Program students Linda Van Tol and Kael Fry.  They have recently put out a survey regarding attitudes about BDSM. … Continue reading

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