Teaching, Training & Workshops

TEACHING & PRESENTING

Teleseminar guest speaker for Using Power Objects—Finetuning how your clients concretize abstract concepts, Gina Ogden, Kamara McAndrews. May, 21, 2014.

Expanding the Practice of Sex Therapy: An Integrative Model of Exploring Desire and Intimacy. AASECT Approved. Presenters: Gina Ogden Ph.D. and assisting: Kamara McAndrews LMFT, DAACS. Esalen Institute, Big Sur, CA. Feb. 10-12, 2014.

Our Sexual Stories: Healing the Wounds, Celebrating the JoyPresenters: Gina Ogden Ph.D. and assisting: Kamara McAndrews LMFT, DAACS. Esalen Institute, Big Sur, CA. Feb. 12-17, 2013.

 Expanding the Practice of Sex Therapy: An Integrative Model of Exploring Desire and Intimacy. AASECT Approved, Presenters: Gina Ogden Ph.D. and assisting: Kamara McAndrews LMFT, DAACS Esalen Institute, Big Sur, CA. Feb. 1-3, 2013.

Our Sexual Stories: Healing the Wounds, Celebrating the Joy. Presenters: Gina Ogden Ph.D. and assisting: Kamara McAndrews LMFT, DAACS Esalen Institute, Big Sur, CA. Feb. 3-8, 2012.

Teleseminar guest speaker for Positive Solutions to Sexual Dilemmas: Presented by: Gina Ogden Ph.D. and Kamara McAndrews LMFT,

  “Lost Libido: Effective & Creative Interventions for Treating Couples with Low Libido and Gaps in Sexual Desire”. AASECT Approved Workshop, Presenters: Neil Cannon, Ph.D. and Kamara McAndrews LMFT, DAACS Denver, CO. Feb. 12-17, 2012

 Expanding the Practice of Sex Therapy: An Integrative Model of Exploring Desire and Intimacy. AASECT Approved. Presenters: Gina Ogden Ph.D. and assisting: Kamara McAndrews LMFT, DAACS Esalen Institute, Big Sur, CA. Feb. 10-12, 2012.

“Lost Libido: Effective & Creative Interventions for Treating Couples with Low Libido and Gaps in Sexual Desire”. AASECT Approved Workshop, Presenters: Neil Cannon, Ph.D. and Kamara McAndrews LMFT, DAACS Denver, CO. April 4, 2011

Expanding the Practice of Sex Therapy: An Integrative Model of Exploring Desire and Intimacy. AASECT Approved. Presenters: Gina Ogden Ph.D. and assisting: Kamara McAndrews LMFT, DAACS Esalen Institute, Big Sur, CA. Feb. 18-20, 2011.

Our Sexual Stories: Healing the Wounds, Celebrating the JoyPresenters: Gina Ogden Ph.D. and assisting: Kamara McAndrews LMFT, DAACS, Esalen Institute, Big Sur, CA. Feb. 20-25, 2011.

TRAININGS AND WORKSHOPS I’VE ATTENDED

Ethical, Effective Surrogate Partner Therapy.  Presented by Vena Blanchard, DHS.  1 CE credit. February 3, 2014.     

Using the DSM-5 for Accurate Diagnosis &Treatment Planning. Presented by Jason King, PhD. Summit Professional Education. October 10, 2013.

The Lost Art of Sensate Focus.  Presented by Linda Weiner, MSW, LCSW.  1 CE credit. October 7, 2013. 

Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy. Presented by Patti Swope, RN, LMFT COAMFT Annual Conference. September 20, 2013.

Mind-Mapping in Couple Therapy. Presented by David Schnarch, Ph.D. COAMFT Annual Conference. September 20, 2013.

Crucible Approach: Differentiation is the Drivewheel of Client and Therapist Progress. Presented by Ruth Morehouse, Ph.D.  COAMFT Annual Conference.
September 20, 2013.

Secrets from a Sex Therapist: Practical Interventions to Strengthen Clinical Outcome when Sex is the Issue.Presented by Neil Cannon Ph.D. COAMFT Annual Conference. September 20, 2013.

Sex Coaching for the Sexless Couple: The top 5 sex coaching strategies for resolving blocks for the sexless couple’s success. Presented by Patti Britton, Ph.D.  AASECT 1 CE credit.  August 5, 2013.

Implications for the Field of Sexuality. Plenary -presented by Zucker/First AASECT 1 CE credit.  June 6, 2013.

Religious and Spiritual Beliefs. Presented by Dermer/Bachenberg. AASECT 1 CE credit.   June 7, 2013.

Sexual Pharamcology. Presented by Siegel. AASECT 2 CE credits.  June 7, 2013.

Powerful Puberty: How Self-Care of Mothers Impacts their Daughters at Puberty. Presented by Starling/Drummond. AASECT 1 CE credit.  June 7, 2013.

A Journey into BDSM & Race. Presented by Williams, Jun. June 9, 2013. “Poster Session” AASECT 1 CE credit.  June 7, 2013.

Special Screening of Deepsouth.
 AASECT 2 CE credit.  June 8, 2013.

Where has our Love Life Gone? – Plenary – presented by Juergens AASECT 1 CE credit.  June 7, 2013.

Walking our Talk: Holistic Strategies to Transcend the “Wounded Healer” In Us. Presented by Britton/Ogden. AASECT 2 CE credit.  June 8, 2013.

Safeguarding Latino Immigrant Populations: Sexual Cultures, HIV Prevention and Social Change. Plenary. Presented by Carrillo AASECT 1 CE credit.  June 8, 2013.

Treating Sexual Trauma with EMDR, Tantra Methods and Mind-Body Techniques. Presented by Valentine. AASECT 2 CE credit.  June 8, 2013.

Why Women Cheat: Diversity, Gender, Victimizatino and Addiction. Presented by Nelson. June 9, 2013.

Pleasure Focused Somatic Sexuality Education. Presented by Moray. AASECT 1 CE credit.  June 9, 2013.

Leveraging Media to Proliferate Sexuality Information. Plenary. Presented by Pennington AASECT 1 CE credit.  June 9, 2013.

DSM 5 Implications.  Presented by Michael First, Ph.D. and Ken Zucker, Ph.D.  AASECT 1 CE credit. June 6, 2013.

LGBTQIAA Inclusivity for Professionals: Embracing the Nuances of Diversity.  Presented by Shanna Katz, ME.d, ACS.  AASECT 1 CE credit. June 3, 2013.       

Aging & Sexuality: A Clinician’s Guide to Treating Baby Boomers.  Presented by Marne Wine, LPC, CST.  AASECT 1 CE credit. February 5, 2013.

Sex, Love & Mental Illness: A Couples Guide to Staying Connected.  Presented by Stephanie Buehler, Psy.D., Certified Sex Therapist.  AASECT 1 CE credit. October 1, 2012.

Treating Common Penis Problems: A Urologist’s Perspective on Erectile Difficulties, Delayed Ejaculation, Premature Ejaculation & Peyronie’s Disease.  Presented by Jesse Mills, MD. 1 CE credit. June 4, 2012.

Expanding Sex Therapy: An Integrative Approach to Desire & Intimacy Issues.  Presented by Gina Ogden, Ph.D., LMFT.  AASECT 1 CE credit. March 26, 2012.  

Expanding The ISIS Network.  Presented by Gina Ogden, Ph.D., LMFT.  AASECT 18 CE credit. Feb. 25 – March 3, 2012.

Treating Pre-Orgasmic Women & Their Partners.  Presented by Lisa Thomas, LCSW, LMFT, DAACS & AASECT Certified Sex Therapist.  AASECT 1 CE credit. October 3, 2011.        

Women’s Sexual Health: Proven Treatment Methods for Pelvic Pain.  Presented by Marne Wine, LPC. John C. Slocumb, MD, SMH, FAOCG.  Sue Moore, MS, PT, MTC.  AASECT 1 CE credit. August 1, 2011.

Fertility: A Clinical approach to helping gay and straight couples conceive from a relational and medical perspective.  Presented by Betsy Cairo, Ph.D., HCLD.  AASECT 1 CE credit. June 6, 2011.

“Lost Libido: Effective & Creative Interventions for Treating Couples with Low Libido and Gaps in Sexual Desire”. AASECT Approved Workshop. Presenters: Neil Cannon, Ph.D. and Kamara McAndrews LMFT, DAACS Denver, CO April 4, 2011.

“Using Sex as Elicitation Window in Crucible Therapy”. Presented by Ruth Morehouse, Ph.D. AASECT 1 CE credit February 7, 2011.                              

Captivity of Ecstasy Exploring the Nuances of Erotic Connection. AASECT Approved, Presenters: Esther Perel, MA, LMFT, Gina Ogden Ph.D., LMFT Pittsburg, PA. June 5, 2010.

Wellness and Sexuality: A Holistic Approach. AASECT Approved CEU, Presenter: Kimberly Chestnut, MA, Med, EdD. Pittsburg, PA. June 5, 2010.

Internal Family Systems (IFS) Applied to Sex Therapy. AASECT Approved CEU, Presenter: Bruce Hersey, LCSW. Pittsburg, PA. June 4, 2010.

The Sexual Gengram. AASECT Approved CEU, Presenter: Maria Helena Juergens, Ph.D., CRC, LPC Pitsburg, PA. June 4, 2010.

The Impact and Treatment of Female Sexual Pain on the Couple Relationship. AASECT Approved, Presenters: Chris Fariello, Ph.D., MA, LMFT, Jennifer Yonaitis Fariello, NP Pittsburg, PA. June 4, 2010.

Incorporating IMAGO therapy Concepts and Processes When Working with Couples Wanting Sex Therapy. AASECT Approved. Presenter: Alan L. Marcus, Ph.D. Pittsburg, PA. June 4, 2010.

Sexual Attitude Reassessment (SAR). AASECT Approved. Presenter: Eli Coleman, Ph.D. AASECT 10 CEUs Phoenix, AZ. May 13-14, 2009.

Female Sexual Satisfaction: Beyond the Reproductive Years. AASECT Approved. Presenter: Janice Swanson, PsyD, LP, Jacqueline Thielen, MD Phoenix, A.Z May 16, 2009.

Taking Sexy Back. AASECT Approved. Presenters: Jean Campbell, MA, LMFT Phoenix, AZ. May 16, 2009.

Sexuality Education: Past, Present and Future. AASECT Approved, Presenters: Elizabeth Schroeder, EdD, SMW, Judy Kuriansky, PhD. Phoenix, AZ May 16, 2009

A Powerful Tool in Sex Therapy. AASECT Approved. Presenters: Saitha Pillai-Friedman, PhD Phoenix, AZ. May 16, 2009.

Sex and Couples. AASECT Approved. Presenters: Katherine Hertlein, Ph.D., LMFT, Gerald Weeks, Ph.D., MA, Michael Galbraith, RN, Ph.D., Tanya Tanner, RN, CNM, MS, MBA, Laura hays, MS, BSN, Brea Burger, Ms, Andrew Waters, Ph.D. MPH Phoenix, AZ May 16, 2009.

Couples’ Intensives and Couples’ Retreats: Intervention Modalities for couple Who Have Low Desire. AASECT Approved. Presenter: Linda Weiner, MSW, LCSW Phoenix, AZ. May 15, 2009.

The Tricky Part. AASECT Approved. Presenter: Martin Moran. Phoenix, AZ. May 15, 2009.

Mindfulness and Lovingkindness in Relationships. Conference, Presenter: David Richo. Shambhala Mountain Center, Red Feather Lakes, CO. October 17-19, 2008.

Spousal/Partner Abuse and Domestic Violence: Clinical Issues. The Colorado School for Family Therapy, Presenter: Evelyn Leslie, LMFT, RPt, CAC III, DAACS Aurora, CO June 2, 2007.

Marriage and Family Therapy: Supervised Clinical Practicum. The Colorado School for Family Therapy. Aurora, CO. summer 2007.

Marriage and Family Studies: Human Sexuality IV: Sexual Abuse, Deviance, and Trauma. The Colorado School for Family Therapy. Aurora, CO. spring 2007.

Marriage and Family Studies: Human Sexuality III: Medical and Physiological Issues. The Colorado School for Family Therapy. Aurora, CO. spring 2007.

Marriage and Family Studies: Human Sexuality II: Disorders and Dysfunctions. The Colorado School for Family Therapy. Aurora, CO. winter 2007.

Marriage and Family Studies: Human Sexuality I: Human Sexuality and Couple Subsystem Dynamics – The Colorado School for Family Therapy. Aurora, CO fall 2006.

Jurisprudence Workshop for Colorado Psychotherapists. Family Therapy/Play Therapy Institute Boulder, CO. Jan. 24, 2005.

Family Violence. Homestead Schools, Inc. November 27, 2004.

The Ethics of Professional Therapists. Homestead Schools, Inc. November 27, 2004.

Advances in Sex Therapy: Dealing with the Most Difficult Clinical Issues. Professional Psychology Seminars. San Rafael, CA. July 11, 2004.

Art as a Practice: Marks of Our Soul. BBS CEU. Presenter: Coeleen Kiebert. Mount Madonna Center for the Creative Arts & Sciences, Watsonville, CA. May 10-12, 2002.

The Spiritual Dimension. SUFI Psychology Association Berkeley, CA. Feb. 2, 2002.

Domestic Violence: Men of Color. BBS CEU San Francisco Department of Human Services San Francisco, CA. Nov. 14, 2000.

Medical Assessment of Pediatric Injuries: Differentiating Accidental from
Non Accidental Trauma
. BBS CEU San Francisco, CA. Nov. 1, 2000.

“California Risk Assessment”. City and county of San Francisco Department of Human Services San Francisco, CA. Oct. 26, 2000.

“Constructing the Sexual Crucible: Integrating Sexual & Marital Therapy”. CAMFT Conference. Presenter: David Schnarch, Ph. D. San Rafael, CA. Feb. 21, 1998.

Substance Abuse Subtle Screening Inventory Level I, II, III. SASSI Institute Hayward, CA. April 9, 1997.

San Francisco Sex Information Intensive Training. SFSI San Francisco, CA. April, 10, 1996.

 Volunteer Orientation Course. The Center for Prevention of Domestic Violence, Colorado Springs, CO. June 8, 1991.

 COMMUNITY SERVICE

  • The Gspot – Know It Use It. Presenter for Sex Education Seminar Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO.
  • Kama Sutra: Kama Sutra for LGBT and Safe Gay Sex. Presenter for Pride Center, Colorado Springs, CO.
    • Children’s counselor. Domestic Violence/Safe House, Colorado Springs, CO.
    • Teacher’s Assistant. Bemis Art School, Colorado Spring Fine Arts Center. Colorado Springs, CO.
    • Sexuality Hotline counselor.  San Francisco Sex Information, San Francisco, CA.