Navigating Your First Poly Relationship

Class Description

navigating first poly relationship cover slidePondering your first foray into the wild and wooly world of non-monogamy? Dazzled by the buffet of terms, or confused about how one person’s polyamory rubs up against another’s open relationship while yet another’s relationship anarchy is looking interesting across the room? Join Cunning Minx and LustyGuy as they take you on a guided tour of your first poly relationship. Learn how to identify, communicate and negotiate your needs and expectations, how to deal with changes in yourself and your relationships and what kinds of questions you should be asking yourself and your prospective partners.

Attendees will learn:

  • how to prepare themselves for their first poly relationship
  • how to develop techniques to deal with “experience shock”
  • how to name and discuss their emotions in a safe space
  • how to commit to honest, agency and integrity in their poly relationships

Time: 75-90 minutes

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