The DS in BDSM: Authority Transfer Based Relationships aka Power Exchange
Authority Transfer based relationships are ones in which one party is in charge (dominant) and the other party submits or surrenders to the person in charge (submissive). There are many names for this type of relationship: Dominant/submissive, Master/slave, Owner/property, Top/bottom.
In this talk Dr Lori Beth will cover:
- How this type of relationship works
- Why a person would want to be in this type of relationship
- The sexy and exciting bits of authority transfer in and out of the bedroom
- Taking control of another person – the overview
- Surrendering control to another person – the overview
- A brief primer on consent and negotiation
Dr Lori Beth Bisbey is a psychologist, sex & intimacy coach with over 30 years experience working with individuals, couples and groups helping them to create and maintain their ideal intimate relationships. She has special expertise in working with the aftermath of trauma, working in the areas of gender and sexual diversity, is kink and polyamory knowledgeable. Lori Beth hosts two podcasts (the A to Z of Sex and Sex Spoken Here), one vlog on YouTube, has two blogs and writes for a variety of websites and media. Lori Beth speaks regularly in the UK and USA on topics relating to sex and relationships. She can be found on http://drloribethbisbey.com where both her podcasts can be accessed. She has consulting rooms in central London and sees clients from all over the world via Zoom.
What is Kurious Kittens?
Kurious Kittens is Killing Kittens little sister. Both have joined forces with educators and free-thinkers to teach open-minded people about the world of sex, hedonism and exploration. Topics vary from the female body and orgasms to bondage, mindfulness, meditation and massage. Specialists relative to each subject lead our events with a combination of talks, presentations and exercises which generally lead to further exploration through open discussion.
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Kurious Talkk - Open to both women and men dedicated to teaching you all something new
Bookklub - A night where like-minded women can learn, connect and engage, following a presentation from one of our guest speakers
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