We’re Teaching in Denver Again in November

Posted: October 15, 2015 by Isaac Cross in Events, Resources

XCBDSM is pleased to team up with the Colorado Center for Alternative Lifestyles a two-day weekend intensive.

This weekend will offer over 12 hours of education, valuable to everyone involved with BDSM, regardless of role.


Day 1 – Saturday November 7

On Saturday, we will focus on power-exchange relationships.
During some sessions, both tracks will be together in one workshop. In other sessions, we will split into separate rooms.

The topics covered for each of the tracks will include, but not be limited to:

Dominant Track

Serving Your Partner as a Dominant

Attitude and Approach

Identifying Submissive Roles Types

Adapting to Changing Circumstances

Rule, Protocols, Orders, and Assignments

Using Power Effectively and Efficiently

Submissive Training and Development

Submissive Track

Leading Your Partner as a Submissive

Submissive Personality Types (There is more than one)

Compatibility in Power Exchange

Adapting to Changing Circumstances

Accepting Direction with Grace

Personal Growth and Development

To Serve or Not To Serve


Day 2 – Saturday November 8

On Sunday, the focus will shift to play dynamics.
As with Day 1, there will be parts of the day when everyone will be together and other parts where Tops and Bottoms will split up.
Topics for day 2 include, but are not limited to:

Top Track

Negotiating Play

What is “Safe and Sane”

Obtaining and Maintaining Consent

Communicating Effectively Throughout The Scene

Crafting a Scene With Purpose and Intention

Playing with the Mind

Post-Scene Drop and Aftercare

Bottom Track

Negotiating Play

What is “Safe and Sane”

Obtaining and Maintaining Consent

Feedback and Communication

Processing and Enduring Pain

Responsible Bottoming

Post-Scene Drop and Aftercare



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