Announcements

2017 Preliminary Conference Schedule

Conference Schedule 

9:00 AM                   Conference Opens                             
Harris Reception Hall - 3rd Floor


9:10 – 9:30 AM       Opening Remarks                          
Hoover-Leppen Theatre - 3rd Floor                            


9:30 – 10:30 AM     Keynote Address                              
Hoover-Leppen Theatre - 3rd Floor  
                              
The Wounded Clinician
Peter Chirinos and Caroline Shahbaz
                      1 APA CE hour  

 

Breakout Sessions

Locations
Session A1, B1 and C1 presentations held in the Hoover-Leppen Theatre - 3rd  Floor 
Session A2, B2 and C2 presentations TBD - 2nd Floor
Session A3, B3 and C3 presentations TBD - 2nd Floor

Notes on presentation focus… 
The schedule notes the predominant focus for each of the presentations, with the designations of clinical, research or theory. Most presentations will have applications across these distinctions. Presenters provided these distinctions to assistant conference participants.


Session A
10:40 – 11:50 AM                                                                            

A1

Markie Twist, Michael Aaron, Dulcinea Pitagora, & Serenity Curtis

What do we know about BDSM and Non-Suicidal Self-Injury Participants?: Survey Findings & Clinical Implications

Beginner
Intermediate
Research/Clinical

lecture
1 APA CE hour

A2

Russell Stambaugh

Consent 301: Consent and its discontents: Safety in the kink communities

Beginner
Intermediate
Research/Clinical

lecture
1 APA CE hour

A3

Michelle Vaughan

Poly Myth Busting: What research says about the lives & relationships of consensually non-monogamous people
Intermediate
Research

Lecture
1 APA CE hour

 

11:50 – 1:00 PM Lunch           see insert for area dining options 

 


Session B
1:00 - 2:10 pm

B1

Emily Prior, DJ Williams, Thea Alvarado, Jeremy Thomas, Candace Christensen

Is BDSM Recreational Leisure? An Exploratory Investigation

Beginner

Intermediate

Research

panel
1 APA CE hour

 

B2

Andrew Pari
Did I Want It?: Orgasm During Sexual Assault & Repetition Compulsion
Intermediate
Advanced
Clinical

lecture
1 APA CE hour

B3

Rosalyn Dischiavo
Metamorphosis: Working with Polyamorous Systems Using a Blended Families Model
Beginner
Intermediate
Clinical

lecture
1 APA CE hour
 

 


Session C
 2:20-3:30 PM

C1

Carrie Jameson and Jason Best

Personal Growth through Kink
Intermediate
Advanced
Clinical

lecture
1 APA CE hour

C2

Karin Wandrei

Sleeping with the Enemy: Consensual Non-Monogamy and 1970's American Lesbian Feminists 

Intermediate
Advanced
History/Sociology
lecture
1 APA CE hour

C3

Rhoda Lipscomb
Understanding and working with adult babies and diaper fetishes
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Clinical

lecture


3:30 - 4:00 PM   POSTER SESSION                               
Harris Reception Hall - 3rd Floor


4:00 - 5:30 PM   Closing Plenary                              
Hoover-Leppen Theatre - 3rd Floor      
Health status and healthcare experiences of kinky people: results from the first National Kink Health Survey  
                                  
Richard A. Sprott & Anna Randall       1.5 APA CE hours
                                                                                                                              
5:30 - 6:00 PM Closing Remarks & Conference Wrap Up             
Hoover-Leppen Theatre - 3rd Floor                               
                                                            
May 1, 2017