Become a Contributor

  • Are you a mental health professional with extensive experience in clinical work with LGBTQIA+, CNM, or kink communities?
  • Are you looking for a way to make some extra money?
  • Are you looking for a unique way to market your practice and get more clients?

The Affirmative Couch, LLC is hiring authors and instructors!

Our continuing education courses are intended for intermediate to advanced mental health care professionals seeking to deepen their understanding of theory, practice, and research in LGBTQIA+, consensually non-monogamous and/or kink psychotherapy.

The Affirmative Couch Magazine is written by and for mental health care providers working with LGBTQIA+, consensually non-monogamous, and kink communities. The Affirmative Couch provides support to authors in the form of content and copy editing as well as marketing, allowing you to focus on sharing your expertise.

Authors and instructors from the communities about which they are writing or training are strongly encouraged to apply.


In addition to payment, you will receive online exposure to other therapists in your field and potential clients. Our authors and instructors are featured on social media and our email list.

Your profile will be listed on the Meet Our Team page.

Backlinks to your website will increase traffic and improve SEO (search engine optimization).

The Affirmative Couch, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Company and is committed to fostering diversity within its staff. Applications are encouraged from those with diverse backgrounds in regards to race, ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender identity, gender expression, marital status (including consensual non-monogamy and kink), religious creed, medical/physical/mental condition, sexual orientation, veteran status, and/or age.

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