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    Clergy & Seminarians
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    ann.schranz at gmail dot com
    Attorneys & Legal Professionals
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    valerie at valeriewhite dot org
     
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    dhdillman at yahoo dot com

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    mnstrm at erosong dot net
     
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    jasminegld at aol dot com
     
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    318-465-3398
    stevecaldwell at bellsouth dot net
     
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    Alaska
    Mim Chapman, PhD
    3808 Randolph Street
    Anchorage AK 99508
    mimco8 at gmail dot com

    California
    Duane Dillman
    2001 S Barrington Ave Ste 211
    Los Angeles CA 90025
    dhdillman at yahoo dot com

    'Cesca Guido
    605 Dorchester Rd
    San Mateo CA 94402-1023
    San Francisco CA
    650-340-8979
    fantine at sonic dot net

    David Hall 
    2111 Lido Cir 
    Stockton CA 95207-6014
    Phone/fax: 209-474-7421
    airsafe1 at comcast dot net

    Sally Amsbury 
    510-595-1341
    Oakland CA
    sallyam at pacbell dot net

    Indiana
    Jasmine Walston
    jasminegld at aol dot com

    Kentucky
    Jasmine Walston
    jasminegld at aol dot com

    Louisiana
    Stephen Caldwell
    318-465-3398
    stevecaldwell at bellsouth dot net

    Maryland 
    Kathleen Reedy
    North Bethesda, MD
    icescience at yahoo.com

    Massachusetts, New England
    Valerie White
    valerie at valeriewhite dot org

    New Mexico
    Mim Chapman, PhD  
    685 Gonzales Road
    Santa Fe NM 87501
    phone: 505-989-1931
    cell: 505-231-1447
    mimco8 at gmail dot com

    North Carolina
    Kenneth R. Haslam, MD
    2701 Pickett Rd # 2021
    Durham NC 27705
    919-401-2295
    haslamk at gmail dot com

    Ohio
    Jasmine Walston
    jasminegld at aol dot com

    Oregon 
    Doug Walters 
    503-892-8929
    dougwalt1 at comcast dot net

    Pennsylvania
    Renee
    Pittsburg, PA
    mwaun2003 at yahoo dot com

    Virginia
    Kathleen Reedy
    North Bethesda, MD
    icescience at yahoo dot com

    Washington  DC
    Kathleen Reedy
    North Bethesda, MD
    icescience at yahoo dot com

    Washington
    Harlan White
    mnstrm at erosong dot net

     

    Additional Resources

    The Basics   
    Unitarian Universalist Resources   
    Allies and Blogs   
    Academic and Professional Resources   
    Media Articles   
    Polyamory Resources with specific focus   
    General polyamory resources   

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    The Basics

    Sermons about polyamory
    And other writings related to polyamory. A UUPA webpage.

    UUPA Literature on polyamory
    A UUPA webpage.

    Family Matters: Rights Respect & Recognition for Every Family
    A project of the Woodhull Sexual Feedom Alliance

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    Unitarian Universalist Resources

    Unitarian Universalist Association
    UUPA's relationship with the Unitarian Universalist Association is
    Related Organization in the Identity group.
    UUPA is an independent organization.

    100 Questions That Non-Members Ask About UUism
    Developed by the Unitarian-Universalist Church of Nashua, New Hampshire

    Standing on the Side of Love
    Harnessing Love’s Power to Stop Oppression

    Religious Institute for Sexual Morality, Justice and Healing
    A multifaith organization dedicated to advocating for sexual health, education, and justice in faith communities and society.

    UUCARDs -- Unitarian Universalist Curriculum and Resource Developers.
    Creating/promoting/distributing religious education materials for Unitarian Universalists

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    Allies and Blogs

    Interweave Continental
    Unitarian Universalists for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Concerns
    Interweave has worked to end oppression based on sexual orientation and gender identity, and connect bisexual, gay, lesbian, transgender, and queer (BGLTQ) Unitarian Universalists and their allies.

    Leather and Grace
    Educational resources for Unitarian Universalists with an interest in or questions about BDSM/kink.

    Ravenstone's Reflections
    A collection of thoughts on sexuality, spirituality, and other related topics by a kinky, polyamorous, and philosophically-inclined writer, educator, and former Unitarian Universalist lay leader.

    Monogamous Privilege
    A discussion of ways in which the assumption of monogamy can impact polyamorists.

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    Academic and Professional Resources

    The Status of Children in Polyamorous Families
    What does the research say?
    By Dr. Elisabeth A. Sheff, Ph.D.
    Author of The Polyamorists Next Door: Inside Multiple-Partner Relationships and Families
    Publication Date: November 16, 2013

    What Psychology Professionals Should Know About Polyamory
    Published by the National Coalition for Sexual Freedom (NCSF)
    An integrated text combining the independent works of

  • Geri Weitzman, PhD,
  • Joy Davidson, PhD, and
  • Robert A. Phillips, Jr., PhD

    Kinsey Institute Polyamory Collection
    Kenneth R. Haslam MD Polyamory Collection

    Sexual Freedom Legal Defense and Education Fund
    SFLDEF provides referrals, resources, and public information regarding litigation involving sexual expression among consenting adults.

    Unmasking the Green-Eyed Monster: Managing Jealousy in Open Relationships
    Article by Kathy Labriola, Counselor/Nurse, published in Loving More Magazine.

    Monogamy's Law: Compulsory Monogamy and Polyamorous Existence
    Elizabeth F. Emens, Columbia Law School, February 2004
    U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 58
    New York University Review of Law & Social Change, Vol. 29, p. 277, 2004.

    Additional research on polyamory

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    Media Articles

    Polyamory in the News! ... by Alan
    Summarizes major mentions of polyamory in news media.

    Polyamory: When three isn't a crowd
    by Emanuella Grinberg
    CNN article
    October 26, 2013

    Polyamorous community seeks more support from Unitarian Universalist Association
    by Lynette Suazo
    Survive and Thrive in Boston
    2009

    Poly and the Unitarian Universalist Church
    Poly in the News! review of Survive and Thrive article
    December 28, 2009

    The Future of Marriage and Non-Traditional Relationships
    Interview on San Diego PBS station
    March 18, 2010

    For polyamorists, three's not a crowd; it's just the start
    by Andrea Useem
    Religion News Service
    Excerpt published by the Seattle Times
    October 28, 2007

    Two mommies and a daddy
    by Elizabeth Marquardt
    The Christian Century
    July 25, 2006

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    Polyamory Resources with specific focus

    PolyMono - Polyamorous/Monogamous Support
    For monogamous people with polyamorous partners.

    livingpolymono - Polyamorists with Monogamous Partners
    For polyamorou people with monogamous partners

    Poly Geezers
    Designed for people in middle age and beyond

    LGBT-Poly
    An email list for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people

    "For Lovers and Fighters"
    A Transgender Perspective

    A Teenager's Poly Perspective
    "Thus Speaks a Teenager in a Poly Family"

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    General polyamory resources

    Loving More
    General information on polyamory, email lists, conferences, electronic magazine, additional resources.

    Local polyamory groups
    A collaboratively created list of local polyamory groups
    Send additions or corrections to groups@polyinfo.org

    Choosing a Therapist
    Info from the National Coalition for Sexual Freedom (NCSF)

    "Spice"
    Comic strip about a poly quad

    "Family"
    Web-based polyamory sitcom, created by Terisa Greenan.
          Review of the series             More about the series

     

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    This page last updated: December 15, 2016