Category Archives: research

Research Help – Polyamory: What do Therapists Need to Know?

I’m always happy to see more research being conducted about alternative sexuality and alternative lifestyles. Atala Mitchell and Madeline Barger are currently conducting research abut polyamorous individuals as part of their graduate studies at Edgewood College.  If you identify as … 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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Alternative Sexualities Conference 2012

Last week I was lucky enough to be able to present at the Alternative Sexualities Conference 2012 (please excuse the poor quality picture!).  The conference is sponsored by the Community-Academic Consortium for Research on Alternative Sexualities (CARAS) and was hosted … Continue reading

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Polyamory Study Update

My last post was about a study being conducted by Marriage and Family Therapy graduate students Martha Kauppi and Nick Wittwer at Edgewood College in Madison, WI.  Based on feedback from the initial participants in the study, the survey has … Continue reading

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Polyamory Study – Take part in current research

Martha Kauppi and Nick Wittwer are students currently in the Edgewood Marriage and Family Therapy Masters program.  They are conducting research on polyamory. If you are currently in a polyamorous relationship of any structure I encourage you to participate by … Continue reading

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