Iowa Psychological Association Fall Conference - All About Sex: Sex and Sexuality Issues in Psychological Practice

Des Moines, IA US
October 13, 2017

Cost and Registration


Cost

  • IPA Member: $175 ($190 after October 2)                       
  • Non-IPA Member:  $225 ($250 after October 2)                 
  • IPA Student Member: FREE                                                
  • Non-IPA Student: $60
  • DMU Faculty or Students: Call 515-271-1596

Registration

To register please visit the conference website. If you have questions, please contact Dr. Molly Nikolas at molly-nikolas@uiowa.edu.

    This year's Fall Conference will feature four local speakers with expertise in several areas related to sexual behavior and identity and their roles in professional psychological practice. 

    Speakers

    Cora Schuhmacher, PsyD, will help psychologists learn to take a thorough sexual history with their clients and increase their comfort with doing so. Attendees will be led through exercises that enable them reflect on how their own sexual history and values affect how they view the world and the people they work with. 

    Paula Keeton, PhD will assist clinicians in understanding how therapy, terminology, and specific issues have shifted over decades in working with LGBTQ clients. 

    JoAnna Romero Cartaya, PhD, IPA Ethics Chair, will lead a presentation regarding ethics and sexual attraction in the therapeutic context.  This will involve discussion of managing romantic and sexual attraction for both client and therapist. 

    Cari Anderson, LMSW,  will give a presentation on the role of client use of internet pornography in their relationships and sexual behavior.  This will include guidance regarding assessment of use of internet pornography and implementing various intervention techniques. 

    Course summary
    Course opens: 
    10/13/2017
    Course expires: 
    10/13/2017
    Event starts: 
    10/13/2017 - 8:00am
    Event ends: 
    10/13/2017 - 4:30pm
    Cost:
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    Des Moines University
    3200 Grand Avenue
    Olsen Center
    Des Moines, IA 50312
    United States
    +1 (515) 271-1596

    Des Moines University is located on a 22-acre campus in the heart of Des Moines, Iowa. Just west of downtown on Grand Avenue, the University is located in one of Des Moines’ most prestigious neighborhoods. The campus is in a historic neighborhood filled with tree-lined streets and gracious older homes and businesses. Its central location makes it easy to access the rest of the city and outlying communities. The campus is close to the Des Moines International Airport, located on the bus line and just blocks from local shopping and downtown Des Moines.

    Hotel Accommodations

    Hotel rooms are available at the Hyatt Place Hotel in downtown Des Moines for $135/night.  

    Hotel rooms may be reserved online.  Be sure to enter G-PSYC into the space for the Group/Corporate Code when making your reservation to get the group rate. Hotel reservations need to be made by September 22, 2017.

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    Course opens: 
    10/13/2017
    Course expires: 
    10/13/2017

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    Cost and Registration


    Cost

    • IPA Member: $175 ($190 after October 2)                       
    • Non-IPA Member:  $225 ($250 after October 2)                 
    • IPA Student Member: FREE                                                
    • Non-IPA Student: $60
    • DMU Faculty or Students: Call 515-271-1596

    Registration

    To register please visit the conference website. If you have questions, please contact Dr. Molly Nikolas at molly-nikolas@uiowa.edu.