CSCSW Virtual Salon: "Sex Therapy - Doing It Right"
Presented in partnership between NASW-CO and CSCSW, this event is free to NASW-CO and CSCSW members
Sex Therapy - Doing It Right This is an introductory overview of sex therapy for clinicians who are not certified in sex therapy. We will discuss what sex therapy is and is not, guidelines on when to refer to a specialist, and certification vs licensure. We will also present the PLISSIT model and clinical cases and interventions utilized. There will be opportunity for questions & answers, and hopefully some lively discussion.
Introductory understanding of the PLISSIT model. Basic understanding of what sex therapy is and what it does. Knowledge of when to refer to a sex therapy specialist.
About the Renée:
Renée Rivera is a relationship counselor and sex therapist with 30+ years of experience in the mental health field. For nearly 10 years Renee was the Executive Director at the NASW Colorado Chapter. From 2005 to 2007, she spent two years in Vietnam training in social work skills. Previously, Renee had extensive clinical experience working with adolescents and their families in a variety of settings, including juvenile justice, mental health, residential, home-based, and community programs. Renée has a BA in Latin American Studies from The George Washington University and a Master’s in Social Work from the Catholic University of America.