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Talks, Workshops, and Trainings Around the Globe

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Saturday, October 26

The Paradox and Poetry of Modern Love - Johannesburg

Johannesburg, South Africa — The Paradox and Poetry of Modern Love: Keeping Desire Alive amid A World of Distractions and Difficulties. Relationships are going through a complex cultural shift. Expectations on intimate partnerships are at an all-time high, yet we often lack the tools, the resources and the imagination to reach this new Olympus. Join iconic couples therapist Esther Perel and internationally acclaimed poet David Whyte as they shine a light on the state of modern love and the interplay of love, lust and commitment. 

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Sunday, October 27

The Paradox and Poetry of Modern Love - Cape Town

Cape Town, South Africa — The Paradox and Poetry of Modern Love: Keeping Desire Alive amid A World of Distractions and Difficulties. Relationships are going through a complex cultural shift. Expectations on intimate partnerships are at an all-time high, yet we often lack the tools, the resources and the imagination to reach this new Olympus. Join iconic couples therapist Esther Perel and internationally acclaimed poet David Whyte as they shine a light on the state of modern love and the interplay of love, lust and commitment. 

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Saturday, November 9

Sessions Live 2019:

New York, NY — Join me for a day of inspiration at our third annual Sessions Live event. This year's theme is Finding Eros: A multidisciplinary approach to love, lust and commitment. What does erotic intelligence mean to us as therapists, coaches, and relationship professionals? How do we help our clients cultivate a feeling of vitality? How do we help them go beyond recovering from trauma to come back to life? And how can we help them achieve a deeper connection when we are struggling ourselves? **In-person, and LIVESTREAM tickets on sale now**

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Wednesday, December 4

University of California, Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara, CA - Arts & Lecture Series presents "An Evening With Esther Perel". 

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Thursday, December 5

End Well - end of life conference

San Francisco, CA — End Well Symposium is a fast-paced day of learning and connection. Join us as we engage with one another, across disciplines, to transform the end of life into a human-centered experience.

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

California Institute for Integral Studies

San Francisco, CA — Join Esther for a one day workshop open to the general public in addition to offering continuing education credits for some licensed professionals. Esther shares insights into emotional and erotic intelligence, setting boundaries, managing conflict and the ever-changing identity of modern marriage and family. Explore the tensions, obstacles, and anxieties that arise when our quest for love and security conflicts with our pursuit of adventure and freedom. From 10:00 am to 5:00 pm at the InterContinental San Francisco, 888 Howard Street. 

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January 31, 2020

Dutch Clinical Training

Haarlem, Netherlands — Join Esther for a one-day training PRESENTED IN DUTCH. At the invitation of the NVRG and the RINO Group, Esther will present on the topics of infidelity, the role does body language play in a therapeutic setting, and influences of language and culture on the therapeutic relationship. This event is intended for all professionals who work systemically such as system therapists, system therapeutic workers, sexologists, psychiatrists, psychotherapists, (clinical) psychologists, GZ psychologists and social workers.

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