Rocky Mountain Poly Living Polyamory Conference Schedule

Polyamory Conference Schedule Outline

April 27-29, 2018 – Denver, CO

This is the tentative schedule and is subject to change*

Presenters List
Registration and check in start at 3:30 PM Friday. The opening session and Keynote will begin at 6:50PM. We suggest people come, check in, attend the polyamory newcomers circle and get a good dinner as it will be a full evening.

 

Friday – April 27

 3:30 PM – 6:30 PM – Registration and Check-inRegistrationWE-INT

4:00-5:00 PM Newcomers-Orientation Circle

 

6:45  – 8:30 PM

     Opening, Welcome Session  

Keynote – Ruby Bouie Johnson

 

8:45 PM – 11:30 PM 

Midsummer Night’s Dream Polyamory Dance Reception

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DJ, Dancing, light snacks and cash bar.

Dress in your Fairy best or just come as you are and join us for dancing, ice breakers, and great social time.

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Saturday – April 28

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM – Workshop Session 1

 

Five Shades of Poly 

Which Are You Craving to Create?

Mim Chapman, PhD

 

You mean I have to come out to my therapist too?

Rachel Anne Kieran, Psy.D.

 

Polyamory Makes Strange Bedfellows:

The “Isms” Between the Sheets

Ruby Bouie Johnson & Chase Johnson

 

 10:45 AM- 12:15 PM – Workshop Session 2

 

Consent: The Pillars Upon Which to Build a Consent Culture

Zach B

 

Maintaining Identity in a Sea of Awesome 

Scarlett Ross

 

Sexual Orientation and Polyamory

Ben Silver

 

Vulnerability in Poly Relationships

Lee Hencen & Murray Schechter

 

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM – LUNCH Buffet LunchGroup2015INT

(Included in weekend registration)

 

2:00  PM – 3:30 PM – Workshop Session 3

 

Going from Monogamy to Non-Monogamy-

While in the Same Relationship

Jessica Fern Cooley

 

A Discussion of Gender, Labels, and Polyamory/Multi-partnering

Dawn Davidson

 

Poly 101 for Counselors, Therapists, and Life Coaches

Robert McGarey, M.A.

 

Erotic Mindfulness Practice to Deepen the Experience of Pleasure & Intimacy

Melissa Walker, MA, LPC, R-DMT

 

 

3:45 PM – 5:15 PM – Workshop Session 4

 

Poly Survival Kit

Robert McGarey, M.A

 

Transcending Shame

Gloria Jackson-Nefertiti

 

Beyond the Monogamy/Dominator Paradigm

Robyn Trask

 

My Body and Me

Lee Hencen

 

5:15 PM – 7:30 PM – Dinner Break  

(List of nearby restaurants will be available at the registration table)

7:30 PM – 11:30 PM – Saturday Evening Extras

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Saturday night is all up to you; attend an in-depth evening workshop (small extra fee), join the game room, organize a party, hang out in the atrium or check out the poly movie.

Poly Movie

Game Room

Deepening Connection and Intimacy

Robyn Trask

 

 

 Sunday – April 29

9:15AM – 10:45AM – Workshop Session 5

 

Re-Wire Your Triggers

Jessica Fern Cooley

 

Why Being a Senior Is the Best Time To Be Poly

(Unless You Make It the Worst Time)

Thomas Schnetlage

 

 Polyamory, Loving More, Taking Our Movement Forward

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11:00PM – 12:15PM – LUNCH Break – (on your own)

12:15PM– 1:45PM – Workshop Session 6

 

Deconstructing the Myth of The Poly Saint

Nolan Lawless & Jeri Lynn Astra Herbert

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Keeping the Connection Alive in ALL of Your Relationships

Patrick & Kristie

 

Redefining Family-Parenting Panel

Liz Newsom, LCSW, Robyn Trask, Marina Reiko, Jesus Garcia

 

Kink 101

Chris Deaton, Elisha Thompson

 

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM – Workshop Session 7 

 

What’s in our Toolbox? 

Nikki Ebright & William Van Ark

 

Taking the Hill

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Household Establishment: Making It All Go

Scarlett Ross

 

3:40PM– 4:40PM – Closing Circle

Entertainment, Drawing, Door Prizes

*Workshops and presenters subject to change. The schedule is listed just to be a general guideline and presentations can and often do get moved around last minute.