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"...I could not have gone through what I did, as gracefully as I did, without your help. Thank you seems so inadequate. ...thank you for being a part of my healing process..." - coaching client

Exciting news for Spring 2014!!!

Last year we moved into our new, beautiful suite overlooking a serene grove of trees.  We also expanded from a single person operation to a multi-employee agency, serving individuals throughout Oregon!  Now, only one year later, we are expanding again – growing from one half an office and one session room to two office/session rooms!

Upcoming Events and Appearances

  • Among Friends is offering Behavior Support Classes on Dating, Sexuality, Parenting during in the Spring 2014! (check our calendar for details)
  • Among Friends’ founder and director, Shanya Luther, is offering monthly trainings on Sexuality – both in the Portland Metro area and in Eastern and Central Oregon.
  • Among Friends is starting a training program for Providers and Behavior Support Specialists in Oregon.  Email us for details. (
  • Among Friends is co-hosting monthly events and workshops with Ecstatic Alchemy!  (see our calendar for details)


“We welcome clients from all relationship styles, gender identities, sexual orientations, faith traditions, and spiritual expressions… We look forward to working with you.”

-Shanya Luther, founder and director of Among Friends

Shanya Luther Behavior Specialist and Relationship Coach


Shanya Luther is an advocate, author, coach, and facilitator. For more than ten years she has been studying, writing, speaking, and coaching about intimacy and sexuality. Her passion lies at the intersection between sexuality, spirituality, ecology, and social justice.