Dr. Eli’s newest blog on Psychology Today explains the skewed understandings that some people have of consensual nonmonogamies
Ackerman Institute Hosts Dr. Eli Sheff for Training on Clinical Practice with CNM Clients
Join Dr. Eli Sheff and the Ackerman Institute for continuing education training on consensual nonmonogamies.
APA Division 44 Committee on Consensual NonMonogamy Seeking Volunteers
The Committee on CNM, part of APA’s Division 44, is looking for academic, research, and graduate student volunteers.
American Psychological Association Guidelines for Treating Polyamorous Clients – New Blog from Dr. Eli Sheff on Psychology Today
New guidelines for counselors and therapists treating clients in CNM relationships from Division 44 of the APA.
Somatic Healing & Suicide Among Kinksters? TASHRA Offers Continuing Education
TASHRA is offering three more courses in 2021, and as always their offerings are well worth a look for anyone who wants to learn more about BDSM, and especially useful to counselors and therapists who wish to develop their cultural competency serving these communities. Register here for clinican training Strange Bedfellows: New Horizons in Therapy …
Jorge Ferrer’s New Book in Series with Rowman & Littlefield
Previously I told my readers about an exciting new book series on diverse sex, gender, and relationships that I am co-editing with Dr. Richard Sprott through the publishers Rowman and Littlefield. Now I am very excited to announce that the first book in that series is coming out! Dr. Jorge Ferrer has written a fantastic …
Online Certification in CNM Relationships for Therapists with Dr. Eli Opens This Month!
In collaboration with the Sexual Health Alliance, Dr. Eli Sheff is teaching a year-long course for counselors and therapists wishing to specializing in serving clients in consensually non-monogamous (CNM) relationships. Students in this course will get rich content from industry experts, as well as lectures and discussion with Dr. Eli Sheff. Completion of the course …
Happy Counseling Case Consultation Client
Recently I consulted with a counselor who was serving clients in a polyamorous relationship that was having challenges. Her lovely review is below. *********************************************************************** Dr. Sheff is a wonderful consultant who provided very useful resources and strategies to me when I was in a time of need with a client. I appreciated her time and …
Year-Long Certification Webinar for Therapists Treating Polyamorous Clients with Dr. Eli and the Sexual Health Alliance
Registration is open for a year-long certification class for counselors and therapists who want to specialize in serving people in polyamorous and other consensually non-monogamous relationships. Beginning September 1, 2020 and ending August 2021, the class meets live online the first Tuesday of the month from 12:30 to 2 pm Central time (1:30 – 3 …
APA’s Div 44 Task Force on CNM Making News
In my decades of studying polyamory in the United States I have seen the locus of research shift from the discipline of sociology (pretty much just me for the first 10 years) to psychology, and the Task Force on Consensual NonMonogamy is both a symptom of this shift and a significant driver. As a section …