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Reclaiming Pleasure:
A Survivor-Centered Approach

with Marlee Liss

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Event Details:

Date: April 25th
Time: 8:00pm EST/5:00pm PST
Length: 90 min workshop
Where: Virtual (Zoom)
Hosted By: Marlee Liss

Participants will:

  • Understand the need for survivor-centered pleasure education & trauma-informed sexual healthcare
  • Understand related trauma responses (ie. hyposexuality & hypersexuality)
  • Learn to distinguish between authentic desires vs. dominant societal sexual scripts
  • Build associations between pleasure and safety, and learn how to create a trigger plan
  • Empower somatic wisdom by learning to communicate desires & boundaries
  • Learn practices for trauma-informed intimacy and relearning touch
  • Learn about mindful self-pleasure as a pathway to reclaim pleasure & trust

About Marlee

Marlee Liss (she/her) is a somatic educator, author, social worker and sparkle-loving queer Jewish feminist. She made history in the justice system when her sexual assault case became the 1st in North America to conclude with restorative justice through the courts. Since then, she has supported thousands in learning trauma-informed pleasure and inclusive consent education . Marlee's work has been featured in Forbes, Huff Post, Buzzfeed, the Mel Robbins Show and more.

As an award-winning speaker, she's delivered talks for: National Sexual Assault Conference, Vanderbilt University, University of Toronto, Trauma & Recovery Conference, Women's Mental Health Conference at Yale and more. Marlee was 1 of 25 survivors on an elite panel for the National Action Plan to End Gender Based Violence informing federal policy and her story is currently being made into a documentary directed by Kelsey Darragh. Learn more at or follow @marleeliss on social media

Marlee Liss sitting on a white sofa wearing a white shirt and light blue jeans holding a book and smiling

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