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Tue, May 21



Understanding Love

This class goes through the different kinds of love as well as how people experience and express love. Nerd out about love!

Understanding Love
Understanding Love

Time & Location

May 21, 2024, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Denver, 1800 S Broadway, Denver, CO 80210, USA

About the event

The "Understanding Love" class delves into the intricate and multifaceted world of love, exploring its various dimensions, manifestations, and the profound impact it has on individuals and relationships. This thought-provoking class aims to unravel the complexities of love, shedding light on the diverse ways people experience and express this fundamental human emotion.

Throughout the course, participants will embark on a journey through the different kinds of love, from romantic and familial love to platonic and self-love. Each module is designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of the unique dynamics inherent in each type of love, examining the cultural, psychological, and biological factors that shape our perceptions and expressions of affection.

Key Topics Covered:

1. **Types of Love:** Explore the nuances of romantic love, familial bonds, friendships, and self-love. Understand the distinct qualities that characterize each type.

2. **Cultural Perspectives:** Delve into how culture influences the concept of love, examining traditions, rituals, and societal expectations related to relationships.

3. **Psychological Aspects:** Uncover the psychological mechanisms behind attraction, attachment, and the formation of emotional bonds. Examine theories that explain the nature of love.

4. **Expressions of Love:** Investigate the myriad ways people express love, including verbal communication, acts of service, gift-giving, physical touch, and quality time.

5. **Challenges in Love:** Address the common challenges and complexities that arise in different types of relationships. Learn effective communication and problem-solving strategies.

By the end of this class, participants will gain a profound insight into the intricate tapestry of human emotions, fostering a greater appreciation for the diversity of love in its many forms. Whether you're seeking to enhance your personal relationships or simply curious about the complexities of this universal experience, this class provides a comprehensive and enlightening exploration of the profound emotion that is love.

We’re Denver’s home for research-based, shame-free, embodied, and inclusive sex education.  Everything you should have learned in high school and more.  We believe sex education should be pleasure-focused and accessible to all!

About the instructor: Fawn O’Breitzman has been a college professor for over 20 years. She specializes in issues of Sex and Gender and presents at Transgender conferences all around the country. She does inclusion training for businesses and has worked with everyone from hospitals to construction yards to help companies make sure they are providing the best and most respectful care to their clients. She is a cis-gender lesbian married for over 20 years to a gender-queer individual. They are raising their two kids with their gay male best friend.

Spaces are limited, so reserve your spot now.  Our classes are research-based and educational, but are not meant to replace expert medical advice or care.  All of our classes are for people 18 years of age and older.


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  • Gold Supporter

    This tier is for supporters who can offer a solid level of financial backing and want to help sustain the service.

  • Silver Contributor

    This tier is for individuals who may have budget constraints but still wish to show their support.




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