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March 2014: AASECT Welcomes New Members and Congratulates Those Who Have Been Recently Certified
AASECT Elections Are Forthcoming in April
In early April, all voting members of AASECT will be invited to vote in the election of officers, board members, and nominating committee members. The election will be held electronically, except in rare cases where no email exists for a voting member. In those case, paper ballots will be distributed.
New Book Alert: Couples in Treatment
AASECT Certified Sex Therapist Gerald R. Weeks, Ph.D., ABPP recently published the third edition of his book, Couples in Treatment (S. Fife co-author) with Routledge/Taylor & Francis Publishers. This text is his 20th professional book.
Susan Stiritz Oversees AASECT Educational Offerings at Washington University
Certified Sexuality Educatory Susan Stiritz will oversee AASECT educational offerings at Washington University in St. Louis. The university was recently named as an AASECT Institutional Provider.
New Book Alert: Partners in Passion
AASECT members Mark A. Michaels and Patricia Johnson have written a new book, Partners in Passion: A Guide to Great Sex, Emotional Intimacy, and Long-Term Love, which was published on February 14, 2014.
New Sex Therapy Practice in Edina, MN
Certified Sex Therapist Jennie Hilleren and AASECT members Heather Verjovsky, Renee Divine, June La Valleur, and Laura Rademacher have started a therapy practice focusing on issues of sexuality. The practice, SkyHill, opened in September and is located in Edina, MN.
New Book Alert: The Polyamorists Next Door
Certified Sexuality Educator Elisabeth Sheff has written a new book entitled The Polyamorists Next Door: Inside Multiple-Partner Relationships and Families (published by Rowman and Littlefield).
Alice Holland Appointed Director of Student Health Services at Quinnipiac University
Certified Sexuality Educator Alice Holland has been appointed director of student health services at Quinnipiac University. Holland is responsible for coordinating the university's student health care services around the clock during the academic year.
Joe Kort, Ph.D. Joins the University of Michigan Faculty
Certified Sex Therapist Joe Kort, Ph.D. has accepted a position in the University of Michigan Sexual Health Certificate Program. Kort will be a part of the teaching faculty on GLBTQ studies.
New Book Alert: This Should Not be Happening: Young Adults with Cancer
AASECT Certified Sexuality Educator Anne Katz’s book, This Should Not be Happening: Young Adults with Cancer, was published by the Oncology Nursing Society on January 2. The book offers information and insight on a broad range of issues affecting young people with cancer.