No matter how satisfying sex is, or how good we are at it, there are recurring periods when we feel a bit stuck, or plateaued, or mundane. This is natural. All living beings are programmed by their DNA to be attracted to novelty. So, when we are in a state of lowered sexual novelty, there is something we can do. We can Switch!
People, on average, have a preference towards being dominant, or submissive. In other words, we usually slide comfortably into one, or the other. It takes a bit of extra effort, or is nearly impossible to, play the other role. The other role might feel scary, awkward, unnatural, or simply uncomfortable. And, we may not really know why. The why will be an important part of this class! We will create a safe space to explore what comes up, when we contemplate being the initiator, giver, and dominator, instead of a receiver, and vice versa.
And then, once we have embraced the idea, how do we make it happen? How would we really want to play it out? And how would we make that request of a partner. Lucky you! Ace Cuddle Party, Play Party, and Puja leader, Monique Darling, will be on hand to lead us in exercises that will give us a chance to practice those negotiations.
For this class, the role of Top and Bottom, Dom and Sub, or Giver and Receiver, is not gender specific. We will discuss the possibilities of, and differences between male and female switching. That will certainly include female use of toys and strap ons, and male anal penetration.
Why does it feel good enough to women with strap ons, that they can orgasm from it? Why does stimulation of the male prostate feel so good? Come to this class to find out! Come and get a taste of some new ways to make your sex play novel.
Love Exchange is $30 per person, or $50 per pair
Please RSVP HERE: https://switchininoakland.eventbrite.com
About your Facilitators:
Monique Darling, workshop facilitator extraordinaire has led over 800 workshops in the past 5 years. She is the founder of Juicy Enlightenment an organization dedicated to empowering people who are questioning the assumptions of how their life should be and to offering tools for self expression that create trust, inner knowing and wisdom to enjoy the life they have. Monique has been featured on TLC and The Dr’s as well as various radio shows, podcasts and magazines across the USA. She specializes in helping others reclaim their power and natural sensuality by transmuting fear and repression into courage, self-love and freedom. Her primary purpose is helping folks bring out their vulnerability, energetic embodiment and fearless relating.She guides from a place of understanding and her natural exuberance is infectious! She is available for private sessions, experiential workshops and Cuddle Parties. Learn more about Monique by going to juicyenlightenment.com or track her whereabouts at whereintheworldismoniquedarling.com
Seva's work combines the transcendental nature of Yoga and Tantra, with the practical emotional movement of Counseling and Rebirthing. Seva was lucky enough to train in White Tantra for 20 years with Mahan Tantra Yogi Bhajan, when he still taught in person. Teaching Kundalini Yoga for 15 years has also given Seva a psychic energy awareness and presence that is both penetrating and healing. Intuitive Touch, Attention, and Unconditional Love, developed over 10 years of Counseling practice, NonViolent Communication, and Pelvic-Heart Integration, guide Seva to support the change, growth, transformation, and healing that clients need. Seva is particularly focused on issues relating to couples, such as Communication, Power Struggles, and Sexual Satisfaction. Total Acceptance allows female clients to feel comfortable enough to explore their deepest issues, with a male figure. Seva is dedicated to the Healing Arts and is the founder of Love and Sex Mastery, helping people live happier and more effective lives. Seva's name means selfless service. He looks forward to serving you!
Kundalini Yoga Teacher, 15+ years
Ashtanga Yoga Teacher, 2+ years
White Tantra practitioner, 20+ years
Over ten years of practice and trainings in Co-Counseling, Nonviolent Communication, Rebirthing, Holotropic Breathwork, Tantra, and Pelvic-Heart Integration (Postural Integration)
3000+ Counseling sessions, both peer and professional
Thai Massage, Level 1 Certified
Certified Daka, ISTA, International School of Temple Arts
600+ Sex Coaching and Sexual Healing sessions
Seva's website: http://www.loveandsexmastery.com/