2017 Conference Keynote - The Wounded Clinician

The Wounded Clinician

"Indeed, before we understand the work we do, it stands under us. Research as a vocation, then, puts one in service to those unfinished stories that weigh down upon us...

March 28, 2017 /

Great Summary of the First AltSexNYC event

Dr. Russell Stambaugh has summarized the main points of the presentations given at the first AltSexNYC conference, held on April 22, 2016.  You can read it here.   The AltSexNYC event will be held...

May 2, 2016 /

Some thoughts on the NCSF report on violence victimization and perpetration in the kink communities

In August 2015, NCSF published a technical report on a survey of 816 individuals recruited through various outreach efforts using NCSF channels and resources.  The study gathered data between...

January 2, 2016 /

Sexual monogamous behavior related to genetic variations for vasopressin in male prairie voles

by Richard Sprott, Ph.D.

26 December 2015

Prairie voles are noted, as a species, for strong pair-bonding and raising off-spring together.  Vasopressin 1a Receptor (V1aR) varies within the prairie...

December 26, 2015 /

May 23, 2015 Kink-Identified Clinicians’ Discussion - New Topics and Old

On May 23, 2015, as part of the 7th Alternative Sexualities Conference, a discussion group comprised of kink-identified clinicians was held at the Chicago School of Professional Psychology.


June 19, 2015 /