By Caroline Shahbaz,Peter Chirinos
As as a result of the contemporary media curiosity, the perform of BDSM has turn into extra mainstream but is still marginalized. Now greater than ever, larger numbers of straight and LGBTQ are commencing to discover a few kind of BDSM. notwithstanding, profound misunderstandings proceed resulting in unintended actual and mental damage.
Drawing on present examine and ethnographic narratives from the kink neighborhood, this booklet seeks to supply psychotherapists with an introductory figuring out of the tradition and perform of BDSM, and offers particular healing matters regarding universal misconceptions. This publication strives to de-pathologize BDSM practices, whereas additionally delivering concrete how one can distinguish abuse from consent, damaging codependency, and extra. full of useful feedback and wealthy case experiences, this e-book belongs at the shelf of each therapist seeing BDSM and kink clients.
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