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I’m Martha Kauppi, a licensed marriage and family therapist and AASECT-certified sex therapist.

I want more than anything to help people negotiate the most intimate aspects of their most personal relationships. That’s why I’ve founded the Institute for Relational Intimacy. The Institute encompasses my own psychotherapy practice as well as my unique approach to training other therapists to work effectively with sex issues.

Therapy
Practice

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Martha Kauppi uses her training in sex therapy and relationship counseling — along with a lifetime of experience in sexual health and education — to deliver compassionate and individualized care to individuals, couples, and families.

Training for
Therapists

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Martha provides what is often missing in therapists’ professional training; accurate information and effective strategies for skillfully discussing sex and sexuality in therapy.

MARTHA’S LICENSE & CERTIFICATIONS

  • LMFT (Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist)
  • AASECT-certified sex therapist
  • AASECT-certified supervisor
  • AAMFT-approved supervisor
  • Specialty training in the Bader/Pearson Developmental Model of Couple Therapy