Qualifications & trainings

Kian de la Cour

 

+   Chair & Founder Member of The Association of Somatic and Integrative Sexologists (ASIS).

+   Member of the World Association of Sex Coaches (WASC).

+   Member of the Sexual Health and Disability Alliance (SHADA).

+   BA (Hons) Interdisciplinary Human Studies

+   BSc (Hons) Health Sciences: Nutritional Therapy

+   Certified Cuddle Party Facilitator, with Dr. Betty Martin & Len Daley, Devon 2016

+   Certified Somatic Sex Educator™, with Joseph Kramer, Deej Juventin and Uma Furman, Devon 2015

+   Like a Pro training in consent for touch professionals, with Dr. Betty Martin CSB, Devon 2015

+   Certificate in Sexological Bodywork™, with Joseph Kramer, Deej Juventin and Uma Furman, Devon 2014

+   I am currently completing certification as a Professional Sex Coach, accredited by the World Association of Sex Coaches (WASC).

+   Pelvic Heart Integration (created by Jack Painter) with Deborah Anapol, Ireland 2012

+   Sexological Bodywork and Erotic Trance Training with Joseph Kramer, London 2011

+   Urban Tantra Professional Training Program, with Barbara Carrellas, Sweden 2010

+   Shamanic De-armoring and Quodoushka levels 1, 2, 3 & 4 with the Deer Tribe Metis Medicine Society, Europe & USA 2008-2012

+   Radical Ecstasy Intensive with Dossie Easton, London 2008

+   Certificate in the Theory of Tantric Surrogacy™ with Padma Deva / Tantric Initiations 2007

+   Rebalancing deep tissue massage / myofascial bodywork (768 hours), Poona, India 1996

+   Reiki with Barbara McGregor 1995

+   Sacred Intimate Training with the Body Electric School, Wildwood, California 1994

+   Ongoing spiritual growth work within the Sweet Medicine Sundance Path

 

In addition, I have worked with the following teachers and schools:

Alan Lowen/The Art of Being; Shakti Tantra; Sarita/School of Awakening; John Hawken; The Human Awareness Institute; Gay Love Spirit; Institute for Self Actualisation; Komaja; JING Institute of Advanced Massage Training; Ellen & David Ramsdale; TantraLink; Transcendence; Sacred Pleasures; Leora Lightwoman; Institute for Sexual Self Realization; various men’s retreats including with Michael Meade & Malidoma Somé, The Edward Carpenter Community & The ManKind Project.