2020 Paruresis Workshop Schedule
All workshops (EXCEPT VIRTUAL) are temporarily on hold pending the status of the Coronavirus outbreak. Please, check back here often for new workshops with dates and locations.
Click here for information on: What Happens at a Workshop.
If you cancel more than one month prior to a workshop, you are entitled to full refund or a full credit to another workshop. If you cancel less than one month prior to a workshop, you are entitled to a 50% refund OR a full credit for another workshop. Workshop credits must be used within one year.
|FEB 22, 2020||First Virtual Workshop||WORLDWIDE||WORLDWIDE||Various Leaders|
|MAR 27-29, 2020|
|Winston-Salem||NC||USA||Roger Merritt, MA, LPC||POSTPONED|
|APR 24-26, 2020|
|Los Angeles||CA||USA||Scott Beardsley, MA, LMFT||POSTPONED|
|APR 24-26, 2020|
|Milwaukee||WI||USA||Dan Rocker, MA, LCSW||POSTPONED|
|APR 25, 2020|
11:00 am - 7:00 pm EST
|Virtual Workshop||WORLDWIDE||WORLDWIDE||Steven Soifer, Ph.D., LCSW-C & Dan Rocker, MA, LCSW||Fee is $129.00 USD|
|MAY 15-17, 2020|
|Windsor/Detroit||ON/MI||CANADA/USA||Steven Soifer, Ph.D., LCSW-C||POSTPONED|
|JUN 5-7, 2020||Baltimore||MD||USA||Dan Rocker, MA, LCSW & Carl Robbins, LCPC|
|JUN 19-21, 2020||Vancouver||BC||CANADA||Paul Cosulich, MA, RCC & Steven Soifer, Ph.D., LCSW-C|
|JUL 24-26, 2020||San Francisco||CA||USA||Scott Beardsley, MA, LMFT|
|SEP 18-20, 2020||Denver||CO||USA||Scott Beardsley, MA, LMFT|
|SEP 25-27, 2020||Neustadt||GERMANY||Steven Soifer, Ph.D., LCSW-C|
|OCT 9-11, 2020||Philadelphia||PA||USA||Dan Rocker, LCSW, MA|
|NOV 13-15, 2020||Houston||TX||USA||Steven Soifer, Ph.D., LCSW-C|
|DEC 5, 2020||Virtual Workshop||WORLDWIDE||WORLDWIDE||Various Leaders||More information to come!|
Workshops in the UK
The United Kingdom Paruresis Trust (UKPT) has workshops scheduled for the following months: January, March, May, July, September, and November. For more information on these workshops please contact the UKPT at: email@example.com
Read the Book
The Secret Social Phobia: Shy Bladder Syndrome (Paruresis)
By S. Soifer, G. Zgourides, J. Himle, & N. O’Brien (IPA, Inc. 2017)
The NEW definitive Ebook on shy bladder syndrome.
You can purchase the book by clicking the hypertext next to the image. Note: It is helpful to read this book prior to attending an SBC Workshop.
It’s available on Kindle and in paperback!
INTERNATIONAL PARURESIS ASSOCIATION
P.O. Box 21237
Catonsville, MD 21228
You Are Not Alone.
There Is Help For You!
Shy Bladder, Bashful Bladder, Pee Shy
This website is NOT a substitute for medical or legal advice and does not constitute the practice of law, medicine, psychiatry, clinical psychology, clinical social work, or any other mental health profession. If you are having trouble urinating, you should always contact a physician since difficulty with voiding can be a symptom of a serious medical condition. We are a group of professional people and people who have suffered with paruresis. We have assembled a board and a board of advisors to help people cope with urinary dysfunction that has a psychological or social origin. On this website, we are NOT practicing medicine, psychiatry, clinical psychology, clinical social work or any other mental health profession. You should have your doctor evaluate your condition before diagnosing yourself, and seek the appropriate necessary mental health counseling if warranted. IPA, Inc. disclaims any and all legal liability whatsoever.