Family, friends, supporters and clergy can now join together with Journey Into Manhood alumni and other SSA men to hear from psychotherapist David Matheson, co-creator of the life-changing Journey Into Manhood program, about the principles on which it is founded -- along with David's breakthrough work in "Gender Wholeness Theory."
Watch the video (see link below) to learn more.
This new conference series begins May 19th in Austin, Texas, and will visit 7 U.S. cities this year.
Although this is not a People Can Change program, PCC is pleased to share this information with you, as another great resource for those traveling this journey out of unwanted same-sex attractions, and those who love and support them.
Without an accurate and complete understanding of the full range of issues underlying and impacting their homosexuality, many men struggle unnecessarily for far too long. Come access 20 years of experience in this day-long workshop from one of the world's most senior experts. You will gain:
An individualized understanding of the full range of both your issues and your strengths based on David Matheson's new and expansive Gender Disruption and Gender Wholeness models
A vision of what you will be like when you have transcended your issues and further developed your strengths
An extensive workshop journal containing all materials presented and Chapters 6 and 7 from David's new book, Becoming a Whole Man
Therapists are invited and encouraged to attend this workshop. You will spend lunch with David for an open discussion.
Wives of men with same-sex attraction (SSA) often feel hurt, bewildered, and even betrayed. Without a clear map for balancing their own needs with the demands of a family and a struggling husband, women may suffer unnecessarily. Peggy will share her 20 years of experience navigating these waters in this full-day workshop. In a supportive and compassionate environment, you will gain:
A better perspective on the dynamics of your relationship and its impact on you
Tools to better access and connect with your internal well of resources and power
A framework for understanding the biological, emotional, and developmental influences that underlie same-sex attraction and a model of how change occurs
An extensive workshop journal containing all materials presented and Chapters 6 and 7 from David Matheson's new book, Becoming a Whole Man
A discount is available for wives whose husbands attend "Gender Wholeness."
Families, friends, and religious leaders of men with same-sex attraction (SSA) often find themselves bewildered and overwhelmed as they try to make sense of this challenging issue. Without a clear and accurate understanding of what their loved one or congregant is experiencing, they may be unable to provide meaningful support and often just make things worse. Come benefit from David Pruden's 18 years of experience counseling families and clergy on these perplexing issues. In this day-long workshop you will:
Receive a framework for understanding the biological, emotional, and developmental influences that underlie same-sex attraction and a model of how change occurs
Learn practical techniques for promoting a healing environment, overcoming communication barriers, and building stronger connections with SSA loved ones
Hear a personal story of healing and growth from an SSA individual or family member
Have the opportunity to gain insight, feel strengthened, and embrace new possibilities for personal growth
Three or more family members may attend at a discounted price.
Clergy are invited to attend the first 2 hours of this workshop at no cost.