ONLINE: The Awareness of Mental Health and Power Exchanges
Note: This will be a live, online class offered through Zoom. To participate, you will need to download the free, basic version of the Zoom app before the class! Zoom info will be sent to registered attendees one hour before the event begins.
This talk will cover how mental health issues can affect power exchange dynamics and the responsibilities the people in the dynamic have in communicating those issues to each other. I will discuss the importance of being self-aware of mental illness and creating concise, understandable definitions of those illnesses. As well as how you are able to create healthy dynamic within the framework of living with mental illness.
We will be addressing mental illness within power exchange dynamics. Drawing on personal experience of dealing with mental illness and communicating it within dynamics. Creating healthy interactions within dynamics.
Learn how mental illness can affect dynamics.
Learn about some types of mental illnesses.
Learn about how to communicate mental illnesses to others.
Learn how create healthy dynamics with people who have mental illnesses.
Master Kaddan Yue, Northeast LeatherWoman 2020 and President of ONYX Pearls NY/Northeast, has more than 40 years experience living the lifestyle. After spending her initial seven years in the lifestyle "training from the bottom up," she has become the third generation of her The House of Yue line. Specializing in long-distance power exchange dynamics and outreach, Master Kaddan identifies as a Transient Transgender woman who has very strong masculine energy, I choose to dress masculine, my honorific is Sir. Master with a primary love is for fem lesbians and currently owns the House of Yue with a mix of females and a male. The structure of the house is trainees, slaves, and property who reside outside of the NYC Metro area. She is also current member of Leather Houses of Color Coalition (LHOCC), a Founding Sister of ONYX Pearls NY/Northeast, Sargent at Arms of ONYX Pearls National Council, a member of the HardPink Sisterhood, and an Associate Member of ONYX NY Northeast.
Master Kaddan emphasizes strong communication skills in all aspects of the lifestyle. She holds a Professional Human Services Degree with emphasis on Cognitive and Behavioral Therapy and previously served for more than 18 years federal and state-level forensic populations including violent offenders, individuals with mental health issues, and individuals coping with HIV/AIDS. Now retired, her focus has shifted to building her household, the M/s community, and volunteering.
As part of her advocacy for healthy power exchange relationships and desire to broaden the definition of the BDSM community, Master Kaddan embraced technology to help share best practices, practical application, and mentoring beyond the bounds of real-time traditional Leather settings.
$15 - $35 in advance through Brown Paper Tickets until one hour prior to the event.
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This will be a live, online class offered through Zoom. To participate, you will need to download the free, basic version of the Zoom app before the class! This class will not be recorded or available for later viewing.
Wicked Grounds Annex ONLINE
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|Minimum Age: 18|
|Kid Friendly: No|