Psychosexual Therapy Training

Training for Professionals

Mary Clegg MSc COSRT Accred is an accredited Sex and Relationship Psychotherapist with a masters degree in the subject.  She has many years’ experience in working with the sexual and relational aspects of couples and as a result, has a wealth of experience and expert knowledge gained from working with very complex client issues.

Mary is an integrative therapist with specialiSed training in sexual medicine and works mainly using Systemic, Psychodynamic and CBT models.  Mary has a proven track record in the delivery of extremely high-quality training to healthcare professionals.  This is demonstrated in the outcome measures from around 30 presentations/workshops across the UK in the last 3 years. She has also been a senior lecturer and course co-ordinator at Sheffield University Medical School delivering the sexual medicine module to Student Doctors.

Many participants have written to say how much they have enjoyed their CPD with her and her outcome measures fully demonstrate the aims and objectives of the training event have been achieved. She has conducted masterclass-level training days for couple counsellors, psychosexual therapists, GPs, nursing and disability groups with the approval of the Royal College of Physicians and The College of Sex and Relationship Therapists.

She is one of the trainers on the Rheum2talk programme organised by the National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society. She accepts commissions throughout the country and if you think this may appeal to your colleagues, supervision group or workplace department then please contact Mary for more information.  She is able to provide her own equipment if needed.  She passionately believes that informed sexual and relationship information and education leads to better and more fulfilling relationships. Email mary@maryclegg.co.uk or telephone 01935 892488 Continued Professional Development – CPD Training Mary will be organising a comprehensive programme of training for 2017/18.

Please ask Mary to put you on her mailing list for future events.  mary@maryclegg.co.uk

Mary has teamed up with Juliet Grayson to offer 2 of her modules on human sexuality which are part of a 6 module course leading to an Advanced Certificate in Couples Counselling.  Whilst theses course is designed for people who are already, or want to work with couples, they will be very helpful for all counsellors and therapists – including those who work one to one and Health Professionals who also do counselling.

How to Book

Please pay online or send a cheque made payable to Interaction Training Limited and send to Courtyard House, Moynes Court, Mathern, Chepstow, Monmouthshire, NP16 6HZ  online payments go to www.therapyandcounselling.co.uk

All are COSRT APPROVED: 14 HOURS

Modules from Juliet Grayson’s Working with Couples Course

THE FUNDAMENTALS OF WORKING WITH COUPLES

(formerly known as Introduction to Working With Couples) Note this course does have explicit sexual content.

Thursday 16 & Friday 17 August 2018

PRICE: £199 if booked by 16 May 2018, £215 if booked by 16 July 2018 £235 full price

These courses are designed for counsellors and therapists who usually work with individuals and want to explore more about working with couples.

  • What to expect when working with couples
  • The first session
  • Decentring: a method for working with couples
  • How to start the couple communicating
  • How to help the couple negotiate
  • Framework for understanding relationship dynamics
  • Patterns of intimacy
  • Life stages
  • Dealing with sexual issues such as:

Erectile dysfunction

Premature ejaculation

Loss of desire and

vaginismus

When to refer on to another therapist

 SEX: AROUSAL & AGEING

 Thursday 22 & Friday 23 November 2018

The Grand Atlantic Hotel, Beach Road, Weston-super-Mare, BS23 1BA

PRICE: £199 if booked by 22 August 2018, £215 if booked by 22 October 2018, £235 full price

By the end of this course, you will have

  • Understood the basics of human sexual functioning
  • Familiarised yourself with sexual terminology, and what words you are comfortable with using
  • Thought about life from the perspective of a person with different sexual preferences
  • Looked at childhood development with regard to sex
  • Thought about childhood messages received around sex
  • Learnt about the ageing process with regards to sexual functioning
  • Practiced role-play situations discussing sex, sexuality or ageing

PLEASE NOTE:  THE CONTENT OF THIS COURSE IS OF A SEXUAL NATURE AND MANY OF THE IMAGES SHOWN ARE VERY EXPLICIT.  HOWEVER, ALL CONTENT IS RELEVANT TO THE COURSE.

For more info: contact Sam, Juliet’s PA: email sambaker.pa @ gmail.com  (NB remove the spaces, they’ve been included to prevent robots from picking up the email address!!) or call on 01291 638805l

COURSES THAT YOU CAN COMMISSION FOR YOUR GROUP

LETS TALK ABOUT SEX

What response can you give to a client in a therapy setting about human sexuality?  This course explores your own attitudes, values and beliefs around sex and gives you material to become confident working with sexuality in the therapy setting.

RESOURCES IN SEXUAL DYSFUNCTION

An advanced level masterclass for all clinicians and therapists wanting to work with sexual difficulties.  This course goes into some depth assessment, diagnosis and treatment options for sexual difficulties from a physical and emotional perspective.

TESTIMONIALS from WORKSHOPS

Mary has outcome measures from all of her workshops.  The feedback from these workshops demonstrates that she maintains a very high standard of quality in her work.  The testimonials given to her are genuine and were not given anonymously but in an email after the event. She is very happy to show any delegate these forms as she is rightly proud of them.

“I just wanted to thank you again for a fantastic day yesterday. As I said at the time, it is a sensitive subject and you were excellent. I feel that I have already learnt so much and when I have time to reflect properly I’m sure I will find I have benefited even more than I realise at this time.”

“Thank you very much for all the handouts which are so informative.  I really enjoyed the day.”

“I won’t be scared or wary if sexual issues come up in the consulting room”

“Thank you for a great workshop yesterday. I learned a lot and feel more able to talk to clients about sex or to refer them to a specialist, such as yourself.”

“I just wanted to say how much I enjoyed your workshop on Friday; it was both really interesting and entertaining.”

“Thank you for all the handouts and for such an informative day on Friday, there was so much I didn’t know but thought I did!!  It has already been beneficial to me in signposting clients in the right direction.”

“I just wanted to say thank you for all the handouts that you emailed from your day workshop of Sexual Resources. I’ve now had time to go through them properly and they are very, very useful.”