Jeff Peterson, LCPC, LPC, NCC is a mental health professional and an advocate for the polyamorous (polyfidelitous) community. He organized the LGBTQ-Affirmative Therapist Guild (Healthcare Guild), a non-profit organization that serves as an advocacy group for alternative relationships, sexual orientation, and gender identity.
This confidential study will help mental health professionals better understand and support those in a polyfidelity relationship. This is a confidential interview-based study, which means all you have to do is visit over the phone, videoconference, or in-person. If you or someone you know, of any sexual orientation or gender identity, living anywhere in the United States, has previously been or is currently involved in a committed relationship with three or more consenting adults, please refer them to this study. Your help can make a huge difference!
You can participate without leaving your home and withdraw at anytime!
Jeff Peterson is a doctoral student completing dissertation research in the Counselor Education and Supervision program at Walden University. This study has been approved by the Institutional Review Board (IRB) at Walden University.
One of a handful of global experts on polyamory and the foremost international expert on children in polyamorous families, Dr. Elisabeth Sheff has studied gender and families of sexual minorities for the last 16 years.
Sheff’s television appearances include CNN, and the National Geographic, and she has given more than 20 radio, podcast, print, and television interviews with sources from Radio Slovenia to National Public Radio, the Sunday London Times to the Boston Globe and Newsweek.