Polyamorous Clients in Therapy: What You Didn’t Know You Needed to Know – The Affirmative Couch

Training for Therapists

Presenter/Instructor: Stephanie M. Sullivan, M.S., LLMFT – Stephanie M. Sullivan is a Limited Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist at A Compass Within Personal Consulting in Rochester, MI.

3-hour course (2 hours 38 minutes video + post test & evaluation)

3 CEs available

After watching the video for each section, you will be able to mark it as "complete" and continue to the next section. There is a quiz at the end consisting of 24 questions. You must answer 18 correctly for a passing grade and to receive your certificate. You can retake the test multiple times. 

After completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Describe at least 2 ways minority stress affects polyamorous clients
  • Differentiate between hierarchical and nonhierarchical types of polyamorous relationships
  • List at least 2 unique forms of abuse that may occur within polyamorous contexts
  • Describe at least 2 interventions therapists can use to help clients struggling with jealousy develop compersion


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Student/unlicensed price is $30. Licensed therapists who work in nonprofits price is $60

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The Affirmative Couch, LLC is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Affirmative Couch, LLC maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Module 1 Part 1
Unit 1 Introduction to Polyamory Affirmative Therapy
Unit 2 Relationship Structures
Unit 3 Boundaries, Rules and Agreements
Unit 4 Abusive Behaviors
Unit 5 Jealousy
Unit 6 End Comparison and Conclusion
Unit 7 Course Survey
Affirmative Couch Training for Therapists