Enhancing Your Sexual Relationship
Would you and your partner like to improve your sex life?
Optimal Sex Louisville is designed for couples with low/no sexual desire or frequency, and/or desire discrepancy (in which one partner is more interested in sex than the other) who are interested in enhancing their sexual relationship and ready to embark on a journey to enhance their sexual experiences and relationships.
The process will involve group therapy over 16 hours.
Limit of 4 to 6 couples/group
The content of the group is based on the work of the Optimal Sexual Experiences Research Team of the University of Ottawa, including elements and facilitating factors of optimal sexual experiences as well as research on group couples therapy. The groups are part of a research project studying the effectiveness of group therapy in enhancing sexual relationships. Your participation in the research project (which is optional) consists of completing questionnaires at multiple points.
April 7th - May 26th, 2021
Wednesday evenings from 6:00 - 8:00 pm
16 hours over a period of 8 weeks
Co-Therapists: Michelle Stillwagon & Jen McVeigh
An initial assessment will help you determine whether these groups are right for you. Contact us now!
Groups will take place online
$1,600 Per Couple
Register before March 15th
& receive 10% off
Michelle Stillwagon has been privately practicing as a Licensed Marriage and Family therapist for the past 16 years in Louisville, Kentucky. In addition to being Certified as a Sex Therapist (AASECT), and trained as an EMDR Clinician (EMDRIA), Michelle is an official LGBT Health Provider (UL LGBT Center), Optimal Sexual Experiences group facilitator (Peggy Klienplatz, Prepare & Enrich couples' assessor (P&E), and a highly sought-after guest lecturer. Her well-rounded educational background includes a BA at The College of Wooster and a MA at the Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary. Currently, Michelle's clinical focus is on sexual health, couples' work, trauma, intimacy, alt-lifestyles and embodiment.
MSSW, LCSW, CYT
Jennifer McVeigh is a licenced clinical social work supervisor in the states of Kentucky and Indiana. Jen is an experienced clinician, certified yoga teacher, Usui reiki master and mindfulness coach and sees clients in her private practice, Hearthfire Holistic. In addition to having a BSW from James Madison University, she is currently training at the Tantric Institute of Sexuality. Jen is passionate about empowering clients to ignite their sensuality and embody sexual freedom.
Attendance in this group requires a commitment to homeplay with your partner. You are free to withdraw from the research and/or the groups at any time.
"Mediocre sex and low desire go hand in hand; the expectation that the ensuing sex will be lackluster leads, at best, to lowered arousal to be followed by minimal satisfaction and thus creates a self-fulfilling prophecy. Correspondingly, disappointing sex engenders trepidation for the next such experience. That is, a direct consequence of engaging in sexual activities without desire regularly is the acceleration and exacerbation of dread-full sex."