Sex Therapy Training

The Ackerman Institute is an approved AASECT continuing education provider. We offer sex therapy courses and a comprehensive certificate program.

Sex Therapy Training

The Ackerman Institute is an approved AASECT continuing education provider. We offer sex therapy courses and a comprehensive certificate program.

Sex therapy is an integral part of the therapeutic experience for intimate relationships. Our training provides mental health professionals with the highest quality sex therapy training and professional development.

We offer a signature 90-hour post-graduate sex therapy certificate program, in addition to individual 30-hour courses designed to broaden your skills and experience as a clinician. All trainings are held online with expert faculty.

Upcoming Sex Therapy Courses

SAR Sex Therapy Training

Sexual Attitude Reassessment (SAR) Seminar

The 14-hour SAR is a psychoeducational experience that allows therapists to engage in self-interrogation in order to effectively work with diverse sexual expressions. Join us online April 28-29, 2023.

Sex Therapy Certificate Program

The Ackerman Certificate Program in Sex Therapy

The Ackerman Institute's Post-Master's Certificate in Sex Therapy is our most expansive sex therapy program. Our curriculum is designed to further your training for future AASECT certification. Applications open Spring 2023.

Intimacy and Sexuality in Couples

Intimacy and Sexuality in Couples

The Ackerman Institute’s Intimacy and Sexuality in Couples course is designed to expand your understanding of intimacy issues in relationships. This 30-hour program begins January 4, 2023.

Systemic Sex Therapy

Systemic Sex Therapy

The Ackerman Institute’s Systemic Sex Therapy course focuses on advanced topics in sex therapy assessment and treatment. This 30-hour training begins March 29, 2023.

About Ackerman's AASECT Certification

This program meets the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists requirements and credits earned may be applied toward AASECT certification and renewal of certification. Please note, AASECT Certification is not automatic. In all cases, the Certification Committee determines whether or not AASECT certification is awarded. Completion of this program does not ensure or guarantee AASECT certification. For further information please contact info@assect.org.

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