Education, Training, and Affiliations  

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  • Master of Science in Family Therapy, Friends University
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, THE Ohio State University

Select Teaching & Presentation Experience

  • Newcomer, Sarah & Slabodnick, Levana. Kink: More then Just A Safeword. Presented at the 2nd Annual MFT & Systems Therapist Conference (Feb 21st & 22nd, 2020).
  • Newcomer, Sarah. Furries: Not Just a Sex Thing. Presented at Columbus's First Sexology on Tap (Jan 27th, 2020).
  • Newcomer, Sarah. Finding A Therapist Who Doesn't Suck. Presented at Midwest Furfest (December 5th, 2019).
  • Newcomer, Sarah. Why Mental Health is Important. Presented at AnthrOhio with convention con-chair Ed Hyena (May 2019)
  • Newcomer, Sarah. Intro to LGBT+ Studies. Adjunct Faculty, Wichita State University (2016)

Television Interviews

Continuing Education

  • Sex as a Safe Adventure: Connecting Sexually and Emotionally through EFT(Emotionally Focused Therapy) (2022)
  • Ohio Center for Relationship and Sexual Health Certificate Program (2019 & 2020 & 2021)
  • Gottman Level 1 (2020)
  • Sexual Attitude Reassessment (SAR) (2019)
  • Emotionally Focused Therapy Core Skills (2019)
  • Emotionally Focused Therapy Externship (2018)
  • Prepare & Enrich Facilitator (2018)

Volunteer Work

  • Midwest Furfest, Programming Team. Track Lead: Nature, Mental Health, Spirituality 2019 - Present
  • AASECT Annual Conference Volunteer 2019
  • Ohio MFT Network, Facebook Group Administrator & Creator 2016 - Present
  • Columbus Ohio Mental Health Professionals Network Group, Facebook Group Administrator 2019- Present
  • LGBQIA and Trans Affirming Therapists, Facebook Group Administrator 2020- Present

Professional Memberships

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