Foreplay: Using Gestures of Intention and Playfulness to Increase Intimacy

Presented by: Monica Lieser, MMFT, LMFT, LPC

April 26, 2017 | 10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Care and Counseling

12141 Ladue Road

St. Louis, MO, 63141



Monica Lieser discusses the value in expanding a couple’s definition of foreplay to increase emotional and physical intimacy. Using her co-authored book, 14 Days of Foreplay, Monica discusses Gestures of Intention and the importance of playfulness to break the barriers of emotional and physical disconnect.


Learning Objectives:
  1. Participants will understand the value of discussing emotional and physical intimacy in couples therapy.
  2. Participants will be able to identify Gestures of Intention as tools for creating connection with a couple.
  3. Participants will develop specific ideas and interventions for working with clients seeking to increase emotional and physical intimacy within their relationship.