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Treating Out of Control Sexual Behavior
Rethinking Sex Addiction

May 30, 2018 - May 31, 2018
Madison, WI

Treating Out of Control Sexual Behavior

Join us in Madison, WI for this advanced training to learn an emerging best practice outpatient treatment model for men with out of control Sexual Behavior (OCSB). This intimate 12 hour AASECT CE training will provide a forum for expansive dialogue and discussion between professionals about recently published book “Treating Out of Control Sexual Behavior: Rethinking Sex Addiction” by Douglas Braun-Harvey and Michael Vigorito (2016).

Douglas Braun-Harvey’s innovative OCSB treatment model, based on over 20 years of clinical experience (co-developed with Michael Vigorito), combines extensive clinical practice with science and research from sexual health, human behavior, motivational change, attachment, self-regulation and eroticism within a combined individual and group therapy treatment model. The collaborative client/therapist treatment relationship is founded on the principles of men taking responsibility for defining and integrating their personal sexual health vision. We will be focusing on the client, their partner and group
work with the client.

 

We hope you can join us in May in beautiful Madison, WI. The training will take place in a private room at Field Table Restaurant located directly on the famous square in the heart of downtown. Field Table is known for it’s nutritious farm to table food and lunch will be included both days. Please pass along to colleagues this opportunity to learn in a group of professionals interested in an alternative to existing approaches to assessing and treating sexual behavior. This intimate training is designed to optimize participant consolidation of learning through discussion, dialogue and lively critical thinking. Space is limited to 20 participants. The cost is $425 with lunch included both days.

Purchase your copy of Treating Out of Control Sexual Behavior: Rethinking Sex Addiction here

The Model

Doug Braun-Harvey’s innovative OCSB treatment model, based on over 20 years of clinical experience (co-developed with Michael Vigorito), combines extensive clinical practice with science and research from sexual health, human behavior, motivational change, attachment, self-regulation and eroticism within a combined individual and group therapy treatment model. The collaborative client/therapist treatment relationship is founded on the principle of men taking responsibility for defining and integrating their personal sexual health vision.

Day One Learning Objectives: Client and Partner

Participants will be able to:
• Discuss current diagnostic and psychiatric disorder theory and treatment for out of control sexual behavior
• Describe clinician’s ethical responsibility when assessing and treating problematic or out of control sexual behaviors.
• Restate the Dual Process of Human Behavior as applied to OCSB.
• Explain the OCSB Clinical Pathway for Assessment and Treatment.
• Identify the six fundamentals of sexual health as the framework to guide vision of sexual health in treating men with OCSB.
• Classify areas of clinical vulnerability and common disruptors assessed in the preliminary screening of OCSB initial appointment.
• Review the information gathering and treatment elements within the OCSB assessment process.
• Discuss a client sexual health plan and it’s role in agreement keeping as an essential component of OCSB group and individual therapy.
• Explain how regulation, attachment and sexual/erotic conflicts disrupt the relationship between deliberative and affective systems leading to OCSB symptoms.
• the appropriate use of the Braun-Harvey & Vigorito OCSB outpatient assessment and treatment protocol for men presenting with consensual, out of control sexual behavior.
• Supporting the partner.

Day Two Learning Objectives: Out of Control Sexual Behavior:

Group Treatment Intervention
• Apply sexual health principles to the assessment and treatment of sexual behavior problems and out of control sexual behavior (OCSB)
• Apply a non-pathological conceptualization of OCSB to treatment planning.
• Apply here-and-now interventions to illustrate sexual health conversation skills in treating OCSB.
• Utilize group treatment frame to illustrate the use of accountability in OCSB treatment.

To Register:

Please email Lisa Yee, LMFT, ACST at lisayeemft@gmail.com. She will send you a request to pay with PAY PAL. You will be contacted later for lunch preferences/needs.