My passion about group springs from my deep appreciation of the power of groups to heal …and to harm! I teach therapists how to harness the power of group to heal. The therapists learn their responsibility to insure that the group does no harm! I emphasize that it’s normal for us to project our insecurities […]
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My teaching on gender, sexuality, and shame is focused on extending students and clinicians understanding of the scarring hardship of homophobia and gender role constriction. Constricted gender roles are often the first inhibiting socialization that we negotiate in our early childhood. We continue to negotiate these roles through out our lives. Social restrictions on expression […]
My teaching, like my clinical practice, is grounded in the development of psychotherapeutic theory and technique which values the fundamental power of relationship in our development and in healing. I have done my own part in furthering this vitalizing development of theory and technique. I’ve studied and written on gender, sexuality and shame – themes […]
Gay? Straight? Bi? Trans? Still trying to sort it out? You’ll feel right at home — as if you’re sitting in Steve Cadwell’s salon — during every moment of Wild & Precious. Cadwell’s story is delivered through the lens of a married gay psychotherapist in Boston who dedicates his practice to gay men. But his […]