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Groups

Queering Intimacy Group

Meets online beginning Friday, February 9

Exploring friendship, connection, boundaries and self care as aspects of our capacity for intimacy in relational space for LGBTQIA+ folks. 

Queering Intimacy Group - The Malama Collective

Facilitators:   Kai Lewis, LMFT; Maryam Obeyd, LMFT

Kai and Maryam created this group with the Queer community in heart and mind, with intentions to demystify and deepen relationships with intimacy in collaborative group gatherings.

In this group, we will:

  • Define intimacy together
  • Explore emotional, cognitive, spiritual, and community-based intimacy
  • Build trust and address barriers to intimacy
  • Explore topics like friendship, sexuality, and consent
  • Share about limits and learn practical ways to set boundaries
  • Integrate self-care including somatic-based practices 

Fridays, 4:30 to 6pm · February 9 to March 15

Cost: $400 total for 6 sessions
(Need a sliding scale? Discuss with us!)

Deposit: $100 due at time of registration

To Register: Contact Kai at kai@themalamacollective.com or Maryam at maryam@themalamacollective.com

In this group, we will:

  • Define intimacy together
  • Explore emotional, cognitive, spiritual, and community-based intimacy
  • Build trust and address barriers to intimacy
  • Explore topics like friendship, sexuality, and consent
  • Share about limits and learn practical ways to set boundaries
  • Integrate self-care including somatic-based practices 

Facilitators:   Kai Lewis, LMFT; Maryam Obeyd, LMFT

Kai and Maryam created this group with the Queer community in heart and mind, with intentions to demystify and deepen relationships with intimacy in collaborative group gatherings.