Upcoming Events

Rethinking Sex Addiction - A Sexual Health Approach to Psychotherapy

Assessment of provider and organizational level sexual/gender minority cultural competency and healthcare needs

Previous Engagements

Integrating Sexual health into mental health and substance USE Disorder treatment

  • Institute for Behavioral Resources, Baltimore, MD. Aug 2018 - staff training
  • Kennedy Health Alliance in Voorhees, NJ. June 2018 - staff training
  • Kolmac Clinic, May 11, 2018, Washington, DC - staff training
  • Aquila Recovery, Washington, DC - July 2017, staff training
  • Kolmac Clinic, Gaithersburg, MD - May 2016, staff training
  • Kolmac Clinic, Silver Spring, MD - Dec 2015, staff training
  • Kolmac Clinic, Washington, DC - Oct 2015, staff training
  • Co-Occurring Collaborative Serving Maine (CCSME) - Sept 2015, CE provider training

Rethinking Sex addiction - a sexual health approach to psychotherapy

    Group Treatment for Men with Out of Control Sexual Behavior

    • American Group Psychotherapy Association, 2015 & 2018 Annual Meetings

    Welcoming Sexual and gender Diversity into your Psychotherapy Practice

    • Sponsored by the Prevention Research Center at the University of Maryland School of Public Health in collaboration with District of Columbia Department of Health (DOH) HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis, STD and TB Administration (HAHSTA) - June 22, 2018, Washington, DC - CE training
    • Inova - Juniper Program, Fairfax, VA
    • Aquila Recovery, Washington, DC - Mar 2018
    • Gaudenzia Addiction Treatment & Recovery, Baltimore, MD - Sept 2017, staff training
    • Baltimore Crisis Response, Inc., Baltimore, MD, - July 2017, staff training
    • Behavioral Health Systems Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, - July 2017, staff training
    • New Vision House of Hope, Baltimore, MD - July 2017, staff training
    • Recovery Enhanced by Access to Comprehensive Healthcare, Baltimore, MD - April 2017 staff training.
    • Hope Health Systems, Inc, Woodlawn, MD, - Apr 2017 staff training.
    • University of Maryland, College Park - Health Services, Sept 2015, staff training
    • Stanford University, Counseling & Psychological Services - May 2010, staff and intern training

    SExual health learning community

    • CE training for behavioral health agencies in the DC metro area, University of Maryland, College Park - School of Public Health - Sept 2017
    • CE training for mental health agencies in Baltimore, MD, Behavioral Health Systems Baltimore - 2014 and 2015

    Out of control sexual behavior - Treatment interventions

    Advanced group therapy training - out of control sexual behavior treatment

    Adolescent behavioral and sexual health training initiative

    Sexuality & Gender Training Program

    • The Sexuality & Gender Training Program - CE training and technical assistance for behavioral health agencies who treat Baltimore City residents to integrate inclusive and culturally competent services for sexual and gender minorities.  Sponsored by Behavioral Health System Baltimore and launched Nov 2016. 

    Envision Sexual Health - A new treatment model for out of control sexual behavior

    • American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors and Therapists, Annual Meeting, June 2013
    • Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health, panel presenter for the Problematic Sexual Behavior Advanced Training, Annual Meeting 2012
    • Bellevue Hospital, Psychiatric Grand Rounds, Mar 2012
    • Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality, 2011 Annual Meeting
    • American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors and Therapists, 2011 Annual Meeting
    • Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health, 2010 Annual Conference
    • American Group Psychotherapy Association, 2010 Annual Conference
    • Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality - Western Region, 2008 Annual Meeting
    • California Association of Marriage & Family Therapists, 2007 Annual Conference

    Sexual Health in Psychotherapy

    • George Washington University, Center for Integrative Medicine, staff training, Feb 2013
    • San Diego State University, Counseling & Psychological Services staff and intern training - Apr 2012, 2011 & 2010
    • California Association of Marriage & Family Therapists, North County Chapter, Apr 2010

    Don't See Me - When shame is toxic to sexual health

    • Sexual Compulsives Anonymous (Washington, DC), 2013 Spring Workshop
    • Jewish Family Service of San Diego, May 2009, staff training
    • Sexual Compulsives Anonymous (San Diego), 2007 Annual Conference, Keynote

    Sexual Health in Group Psychotherapy

    • American Group Psychotherapy Association, 2012 and 2011 Annual Meetings

    It Gets Better - Parenting strategies to prevent LGBTQ youth suicide

    • California Alliance for Healthy Minds, Mar 2011

    Gay Men & Intimacy - An exploration of desire and love

    • The San Diego LGBT Community Center, May 2010