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Barrington Brennen is willing to
come to your hometown, church, community, business, or school, to conduct a
Keeping It Hott Seminars
England Seminar 2016
England Seminar 2013
England Seminar Videos
View four seminars I
conducted in England in June 2012
Below is a list of
some of the seminars Barrington Brennen conducts. Note
that seminars can be tailored to the needs of the participants:
- Marriage enrichment
- Marriage Healing
- Roles in marriage
- Conflict Management in
- Conflict Management on
- Communication in
- Divorce Recovery
- Homosexual Recovery
- Retirement and Family Life
- Fidelity in Marriage
Sexual, Physical, Emotional, Spiritual, etc
- Stress Management
- Sexual Abstinence
- Family violence
- Child abuse
- Toxic Intimacy
- Social development
- Pre-marriage education
- Effects of music
- Single Adult Seminars
- Dating and other spicy things
Becoming Whole Again
Making a Difference
The impact of music on moral and social development
Barrington Brennen is willing to travel to
any country or town to help strengthen marriages, families, relationship,
individuals, and young
people. He will tailor
the seminar to meet the needs of your institution or church. With the use of
visual aids, (video projector, handouts, role play, etc) and humor, the
seminars are very interactive and exciting.
For cost and
information on how you can have Barrington Brennen come to your town to
conduct a seminar or be a guest speaker, call 242-327-1980 or 242-477 4002 or write to P.O. Box
CB-13019, Nassau, Bahamas, or email
"Unequally Yoked" Zoom with Living Faith Church Youth,
January 23, 2021
Single Adults Zoom Retreat Belize
Adventist Union Mission December 18, 29, 2020
HOTT Marriage Zoom Retreat Belize Adventist Churches, February 5 to
7, 2021 -- Fee $30 BZD, registration required
Domestic Violence and the Church (Zoom) Seminar - North Bahamas
Conference of Seventh-day Adventist, December 5, 2020
Domestic Violence and the Church (Zoom)--Sponsored by the Rotary Club
and The Crisis Center -- November 21, 2020
Mental Health and Psychosocial Response (COVID19) Zoom Seminar -
Elizabeth Estates and Flamingo Gardens - Oct 2020
Seminar for Couples via ZOOM on coping with COVID19 September 15,
2020 Barrington Brennen and Dr. Edrica Richardson
Grief and Loss Zoom Seminar - New Bethlehem Baptist Church, Nassau; June
Keeping it Hot
Marriage Seminar at the Faith National Church of God, Freeport Grand
Bahama, February 23, 2020
Kingsway Academy at the Honors Convocation on February 26, 2020
Keeping it Hott Board Cruise July 2020
To be decided
Strong Conference at Greenwich Seventh-day Adventist Church, London,
United Kingdom. September 20 to 2 8, 2018
presentation at the Let's Talk Sex Youth Series at Living Faith
Adventist Church, July 13, 2019
Masturbation presentation at the Let's Talk Sex Youth Series at
Living Faith Adventist Church, July 6, 2019
Day of the
Family presentation on May 15, 2019
Stress at SOAR Seminar, April 13, 2019
Keeping to Hot
During the Cold Times: What to do when there are natural or painful life
changes or unexpected tragedy in marriage? Grant's Town Church Marriage
Couples Association, April 6, 2019
and Sex Presentation to the Good News Adventist Church Marriage
Association, March 30, 2019
Health, University of the Bahamas students. February 27, 2019
Bahamas' Hearing October 25, 2018
Speak at Family
Conference at Philadelphia Adventist Church, Bahamas September 4,
Doors" International Day of the Family" May 18, 2018, Adventura
Plaza Hearing Room JFK
Round Table Discussion at Colina Building Collins Ave on March 5, 2018
Speak at a
Marriage Seminar at Breezes Hotel February 10, 2018 by
New Covenant Baptist Church
The Decimalization of Marijuana--Presentation at Hillview Church
Adventist Youth Meeting, January 20, 2019
Marriage Retreat, June 16-18, 2017
Presentation to the Prison staff on
relationships April 11, 2017
Presentation on Grief and Loss at the Bethany
Seventh-day Adventist Church, Nassau, March 12, 2017
Marriage Luncheon for Fellowship
Missionary Baptist Church at Hilton Hotel, Nassau, Feb 26, 2017
Marriage Seminar at The Remnant
Tabernacle of Praise, 309 Carmichael Road, Nassau, Bahamas (Pastor
Melvin Grant) October 19-21, 2016
Speak at Correctional Officers Retreat on "How
to Balance Work and Family Relationships" on Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at
1:15 p.m. to 230 p.m. at Workers House, Tonique Williams-Daring Highway.
(Retreat is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.)
Speak at the United Nations on March 18, 2016.
The side meeting at the Coalition on the Status of Women annual meeting
sponsored by The Bahamas Mission. Representing the Bahamas
Psychological Association and Caribbean Alliance of National
Associations (CANPA) on Gender-Based Violence in the Caribbean and the
Speak at the Golden Gates World Outreach
Ministries Carmichael Road, Nassau, The Bahamas on March 20, 2016.
The topic is: "Spring cleaning for new beginnings"
Participate in a discussion (15 minute) on the
Constitutional Referendum on Tuesday, April 5, 2016, at 9:30 pm.
at Social Services Building, Nassau, The Bahamas. "Biblical
Speak at a side meeting at the United Nations,
New York, March 18, 2016. Represent the Caribbean and Bahamas at
the Gender-based Violence Conference organized by The Bahamas Mission.
The topic is "Caribbean Psychological Science
And Gender-based Violence Progress and the Way forward"
Speak at STRAW at Breezes Annual Girls
Leadership Conference March 11, 2016. The theme is "No Empty
Chairs." I will speak on the topic "The Rocking Chair Syndrome . .
. - What to Do when you can't get up, but you want to leave"
"Cure for the Common Life" at Living Faith
Adventist Church February 27 to March 6, 2016. Present on two
nights "Porn" and "Divorce." Contribute other nights.
Pre-Enrich Training, April 2016
May 27-29, 2016,
Marriage Retreat in London, England.
Barrington Brennen's Marriage Retreat, Nassau,
The Bahamas, July 2016
Speak at Conference Marriage Conference at
Melia Hotal on Saturday afternoon, November 22, 2015, on the topic,
"Midlife Issues in Marriage . . . .Until Gray Do Us Part"
October 28, 2015, Wesley Methodist Church
Thursday, October 22, 2015, "Fireproof Your
Relationship" at Remnant Tabernacle of Praise, Carmichael Road.
(Pastor Melvin Grant)
Speak on July 1, 2015, "Retirement at Family
Life" at Sandilands Rehabilitation Center
Speak on Friday, March 13, 2015, Marriage
Seminar at Breezes Resort Nassau
Speak at Zion South Beacht Church on February
8, 2015 for a Marriage Seminar
Marriage Seminar, Saturday, July 26, 2014, at
7:00 p.m. at Boy's Scouts Hall
Parenting Seminar at the Grant's Town
Seventh-day Adventist Church, Saturday, July 5, 2014
Sexuality Seminar with teens of the Grant's
Town Seventh-day Adventist Church, July 11, 2014
April 3, 204 speak on "The Role of the Church"
at the "Understanding the Boy Child Workshop," sponsored by the Ministry
of Social Service. Held at Holy Cross Anglican Church, Soldier
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 speak to T. A. Thompson
Junior High School. Speak to problem students.
April 20, 2014, Miami Ministerial Retreat. Intimate
April 28, 2014, PrepareEnrch Training for
Tuesday, May 8, 2014, National Insurance Board
seminar for accountants at the Hilton Hotel
Saturday, May 31, 2014, Bahamas Harvest Church
singles and married women seminar "Maintaining Healthy Relationship.
Friday, February 21, 2014, 6:30 National
Baptism Women's Convention Monthly Meeting. "Keeping the fire in your
marriage" Transfiguration Baptist Church Market Street
(Contact Pastor Sabrina Pinder 361 5352)
Sunday, February 23, 2014. St Gregory's Anglican
Church, Carmichael Road, Nassau, The Bahamas.
Seminars for single
adults, engaged and married couples (4 to 8:30 p.m.)
March 2014 Two full day workshops on "Gender
Sensitive & Social Communication Skills For Men On Gender-Based
Violence" Date, place and time to be decided. Sponsored by the
Bahamas Women Bureau and United Nations Women
November 24, 2014, PrepareEnrch Training for
January 27, 2013: Speak at St Georges
Angelical Church, Nassau, on the topic "Building Healthy
relationships in the home, job, neighborhood and family."
February 20, 2013: Speak at
Professional Development Day for T. A. Thompson and C. C. Sweeting
High Schools. To be held at T. A. Thompson High School at 12 noon.
Speak on "Emotional Wellness" Theme for the day "Partnering
in Excellence As We do for God"
March 15, 2013: Speak at STRAW
Conference at 10:00 a.m. at the Wyndham Hotel, Nassau, The Bahamas.
This is the 9th annual girls leadership conference. Terri
Cunningham - STRAW Center for Young Women. 328 2304
Marriage Summit February
15 to 17, 2013 by Barrington Brennen and assisted by Annick Brennen
March 26 (Wed) 2013: Speak at
Epiphany Anglican Church, Prince Charles Drive, Married Couples
Two Marriage Retreats and Family
Seminar-- England May 17 to 27, 2012
Department of Rehabilitative Services. 12:00 a.m. November 13,
2012. Rehabilitation Center, Thompson Blvd.
"The Healthy Church:
The Crisis and the joys" The church and domestic violence.
November 8, 2012. Social Services
Chaplaincy Symposium "Family:
the good, the bad, and the ugly." November 6, 2012.
Place: Holy Cross Anglican Church, Soldier Road, Nassau.
Symposium theme: "Working together in the midst of brokeness"
Gender Issues and Family -
Ministry of Health - August 22, 2012
Village Keepers Seminar
sponsored by Bain and Grants Town Urban Renewal Project Office,
Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Speak at
10:55 a.m. to 11:55 a.m. on "The Effects of the Drugs Sub-Culture on
Youth Violence from a Family Perspective." Place:
Transfiguration Baptist Church Hall, Vesey Street.
(Inspector Anthony Rolle 434 4210)
Marriage Seminar at Sheraton
Nassau Beach Hotel, June 1, 2012
Bahamas Electricity Corporation
Retirement Seminar: Family and Retirement June 8 & 22, 2012
Speak on "Back to Basics:
Understanding Family Dynamics" at New Covenant Baptist Church,
Wednesday, April 18, 2012, at 7:30 during a week of Family Emphasis
Speak on "Bringing
Families to the Table: Family Intervention Strategies that Work" at Grace Community Church for the Department of
Social Services. Tuesday, April 24, 2012, 1:00 to 2:30 p.m.
Speak at the South Bahamas
Ministerial Symposium on the topic "Sexuality and the Ministry"
from 11:25 am to 11:55 am on Thursday, 12thApril, 2012 at the Living
Faith Seventh-day Adventist Church.
Speak at for The Bureau for Women’s Affairs and the
National Women’s Advisory Council Conference on
‘Loving Yourself, Intimacy and Sex: What you need to
My topic will be “The Purpose of Sex and Intimacy: Why do we need
both?” March 10, 2012 at 9:30 a.m. at Our Lady's Catholic
Church Parish Hall located on Deveaux and Young Streets, off East
School Guidance Counselors Association
(Bahamas) Seminar on Homosexuality. "Homosexuality and the
guidance counselor - the care approach." February 23, 2012
Forgive Him! No Way! Presentation
at the Women's Ministries meeting for Living Faith Seventh-day Adventist
Church, Saturday night, March 3, 2012
Marriage Fellowship Banquet February 18,
2012 - New Providence Seventh-day Adventist Church - "Igniting the
Prepare/Enrich Seminars in
Nassau: April and November 2012 Click
here to register and see actual dates and cost
South England Conference Camp
June 12-17, 2011 Speak each morning on family and relationship
issues. Coordinated by Pastor Leslie Ackie)
Marriage Seminar with
Grant's Town Adventist Church Married Couples Fellowship.
November 19, 2011, Paradise Island, The Bahamas.
Single Adult Seminar at the
New Providence Adventist Church December 2-3, 2011, Nassau
September 29, 2011. Department of Rehabilitative Services, The
"Rekindling the Fire"
Marriage Retreat November 19, 2011, Grant's Town Seventh-day
Adventist Church Family Ministries.
or Deformation" ACTS 7 Days at Bethany Seventh-day Adventist
Church, July 17 to 22, 2011
Training for pastors and mental health processionals July 18, 2011,
December, 2011. Click
here to register
Marriage Seminar at Breath
of Life Seventh-day Adventist Church, Bahamas "Roadblocks to the Hot
You." July 10, 2011, 11:00 a.m.
Marriage Seminar at Living
Faith Seventh-day Adventist Church, Old Trail Road, Nassau
"Guarantees for Success in Marriage" Monday, July 25, 2011 and
Monday, August 1, 2011, 7:00 p.m.
London, September 15 to 25, 2011:
Women Healing and Empowerment Network Conference
Living Waters ~ Springs of Life Conference Birmingham,
Violence Conference (Actual dates of entire conference will
be September 14 to 28, 2011). Barrington Brennen
will conduct seminars on the topic "The Secret Lives of
Men . . The abusive behavior of men and
effective healing strategies"
“Men and the Generation Trap Sharing the joys and the tears of
(For the men). With Barrington Brennen. Going to be with Pastor
Thursday, September 15, 2011 – Croydon Seventh-day Adventist
Church, South London
“Women” Mable Dunbar
“Living Waters, Streams of Life” Theme for the day
Dynamics of Abuse
Launch of the WHEL Prayer Line Women and Men’s Healing and
Renewal Christian Center, Solihull, West Midland, England
Also launch of the WHE Network UK
Training of males volunteers for the help line
SUNDAY AFTERNOON to Sabbath the 24 of September With Pastor
Michael Simpson (Person Ministries Director for the North
Traveling to North Port three hours from Birmingham
Series with the Personal Ministries
April 4-8, 2011: Bahamas
Academy High School Week of Prayer "Building
the Hot You"
Living Faith, Bahamas:
Marriage, Single Adults and Youth Retreats
Thursday, March 24, 2011;
Family and Retirement Seminar for Bahamas Electricity
Corporation (Annual retirement worshop).
Assembly Marriage Retreat. Place and time to be announced
March 7, 2010: Parkgate Church Men's
Conference in Nassau. "The Effects of Family Life on Leadership"
May 9 to 23, 2010 St Marteen. "More Abundant
July 18, 2010 New Bethlehem Baptist
Church, Independence Highway, Nassau. Family Day "Parenting God's
August 7-21, 2010 London, England. "More Abundant
Relationships Conference" Marriage & Family Enrichment
Place: Harrigay and Kings Cross District of Seventh-day Adventist Churches
in London (South England). Pastor Vaughn Thorpe
New Bethany Baptist Church Family Day in
A Stone Throw Away Marriage Seminar, November
R.M. Bailey School Girls, November 2, 2010
And many more . . . .
6 to February 8, 2008: "Hope for Families Today" - More Abundant
Family Seminar. Bradenton, Florida
February 16, 2008: Anglican Church
Christian Parenting and Family Life Skills Course. Speak on
"Various Models of Parenting," "Understanding Culture, Parenting, Values
and Traditions," "Discipline Vs Abuse." ( 6 p.m. to 9:15
p.m.) Contact: Mrs. Cecilia Askew 393 6197
April 2009 Church of God of Prophecy
Family Day, Nassau
May 2009, Holy Cross Anglican Church.
Parenting Seminar, Nassau
June 4 & 5, 2009 Marriage Retreat at
the RIU Hotel, Paradise Island, The Bahamas for a Karl and Raqual
Adderly Ministries (Baptist)
July 18 & 19, 2009, Family Weekend,
Norland Seventh-day Adventist Church,
September 26, 2009 Presentation on
Intimacy to a Couples Retreat at St Ann's Anglican Church Parish
organized by Rev Angela Palacious.
October 30 to November 1, 2009: More Abundant Marriage Retreat:
Montego Bay, Jamaica, West
November 18, 2009, 6:00 p.m.: "Intimate Partner
Abuse" at the Pastoral Care Symposium at the Holy Cross Parish Centre
(Anglican) Highbury Park Soldier Road, Nassau. Organized by Rev
Conferences, Speaking Appointments, Radio or Television Engagements 2008
March 24 to 30 More Abundant
Relationship Conference "Conferencias
De Relacciones: Mas Abundante"
Antillean Adventist University, Mayagüez, Puerto Rico
May 19-22, Bahamas Conference Adventist
Counseling Services Mental Health Summit
July 20, Cooping with Families in
Crisis. Speak at New Bethlehem Baptist Church, Nassau
August 10 Family Seminar at
Christian Discipleship Ministries International, Nassau
August 17 Training of Lay Leader
on Pastoral Ministry and Psychology
September 7, Back to School Parenting
Conflict Resolution Seminar at Christian
Discipleship Ministries International, Nassau
October 19 to November 8 More Abundant
Living Conference at Living Faith Church, Bahamas
November 22, 2008 Speak at Family
Day Montego Bay West
Jamaica Conference of Seventh-day Adventists
December 4 to 7 Speak at Family
Conference at Northern Caribbean University, Jamaica
November 22, 2007 Engagement Seminar Nassau
Conferences, Speaking Appointments, Radio or Television Engagements 2007
November 30 to December 2, 2007, "Intimacy
Weekend," Northern Caribbean University Church, Mandeville, Jamaica.
November 2-4, 2007, Family Conference in Exuma,
October 19-21, 2007, Family Conference in St
Maarten, Netherlands, West Indies
September 25-27, 2007 "Confronting Sexual Violence
in the Region" Nassau
September 7-9, 2007, "Intimacy Weekend" at
Antilles Adventist University, Puerto Rico
August 21, 2007, Speak at Morning Devotion, 6:30
a.m. on the Princess Carnival, Caribbean Family Cruise
July 22, 2007, Principles of Relationships"
at the Church of God Shirley Street, Nassau
July 11, 2007, "My Body My Treasure" Speech
to teenage boys at Doris Johnson High School Nassau.
June 23, 2007, Pastors' Family Retreat, "Family
Relationships" Harbor Side Hotel, Paradise Island, Nassau.
June 3, 2007, Mental Health Summit, Grant's Town
Adventist Church, Nassau
April 6-9, 2007, Family Seminar at Philisburg
Adventist Church, St Martin, West Indies
March 30, 2007, Parenting Seminar at Chapel on the
Marcy 26 to 30, 2007, Week of Prayer at Bahamas
Academy. "Last Days Events"
March 7, 2007, Speak to Boys and Parents of
D. W. Davis High School, Nassau
March 3, 2007, "Teenagers and Sex" at
Bethany Adventist Church, Nassau
February 28, 2007, "Domestic Violence" at
Sandilands Mental Health Hospital, Nassau
February 23, 2007, "Parents and Teen
Relationships" at South Side Baptist Church, Carmichael Road, Nassau
February 13, 2007, "Parenting Skills" at Fox Hill
Primary School, Nassau
February 9, 2007, "The Principles of Marriage"
at Hillside Mission Baptist Church, Nassau
Seminars, Speaking, Radio, Television Engagements
20 - Short Marriage Seminar - Landrail Point Crooked
5 - Music Talk at Bethany Adventist Church, Nassau
11 - "Marriage & Relationships" Cousin McPhee Methodist
12 - Preach at Philadelphia Adventist Church, Nassau - Family Day
12 - Valentines Banquet (speech) "A Language of Love" - Rhodes Methodist,
at Nassau Beach Hotel
February 13 -
Radio Show "Matters of the Heart" Romantic Make-Over
13 - Hillview Adventist Church Couples Banquet - Speech
14 - Landrail Point, Crooked Island - Valentines Marriage Seminar
24 - Kiwanis Club of Over The Hill, Nassau, "Relationships"
- Bahamas Electrical Corporation Eleuthera - "Setting Priorities"
March 27 - Radio
Show "Matter of the Heart" "Romantic Make-Over"
April 2 -
Speak at Youth Day at the Berea Adventist Church, Nassau
- Ohio, USA - Intimate Partner Abuse and Family Violence Conference
"Career and Family Life" BEC Seminar in Abaco
April 18 - Speak
at a class at the College of the Bahamas. "Why not to marry young"
April 20 -
Family/Parenting Seminar at Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church
"Relationship between parents and children."
April 26 "Career,
Family Life and Spirituality" BEC Seminar at Headquarters in Nassau
March 10 - "Career
and Family Life" BEC Seminar in Eleuthera
May 4 -
"Career and Family Life" BEC in Seminar in Exuma
May 4 - 8
- Great Exuma - Marriage and Family Conference (Seminars for the
May to June -
BEC Family Island Seminars
June 12 -
Family Life Presentation - All Saints Anglican Church
July 24 -
Effective Parenting - Church of God of Prophecy, Blue Hill Road
August 28 -
Adventist Back to School Parenting Seminar
October 12 -
Retirement Seminar for Bahamas Electrical Corporation.
October 18 -
Pre-Retirement Seminar for Bahamas Electrical Corporation
November 12 -
Parenting Seminar at Zion Baptist Church
The drawing is by 15-year-old Willette Rolle, of the New
Englerston Seventh-day Adventist Church, Nassau,
who drew the picture of me
while I was preaching.
Some of the Professional Seminars I have
For my continual growth and professional
Resolving Conflict and
December 6, 2013 by
Cedar Barstow, MEd, CHT
Treating Mood Disorders,
Anxiety, and ADD without Medication: Is It Possible? Treating Mood
Disorders, Anxiety, and ADD without Medication: Is It Possible?
October 25, 2013 by Robert J. Hedaya, MD, ABPN, DFAPA
Best Practices for Successful
Legal and Ethical Online Counseling and Coaching
September 14, 2012 by
Marlene M. Maheu, PhD
How to Maintain a Responsible
and Ethical Online Presence as a Mental Health Practitioner
August 3, 2012 by
DeeAnna Merz Nagel, LPC, DCC
Emotionally Focused Therapy:
Recognizing and Healing Attachment Distress in Couples Work
July 20, 2012 by
Rebecca Jorgensen, PhD
Working with Transgender
Clients: A Person-Centered and Narrative Therapy Model
April 6, 2012 by Damon
M. Constantinides, PhD, LSW
Digital Ethics and
Social Networking in Psychotherapy and Counseling
March 11th, 2011 by Ofer Zur, Ph.D.
Neuroplasticity and Brain Based Interventions in
Therapy: Calming The Caveman To Manage The Thinker
August 5th, 2011 by Lynne Kenney, Psy.D.
Relational Systems, Boundaries, Emotional Space, and
July 29th, 2011 by Daniel A. Bochner, Ph.D
Change the Metaphor, Change the Self: An Introduction
to Clean Language, Symbolic Modeling, and Metaphor Therapy
July 15th, 2011 by Gina Campbell, M.Ed., CAPF, CCF
Understanding and Treating Distorted Body Image
April 29th, 2011 by Scott M. Granet, LCSW
The New Rules of Marriage
March 18th, 2011 by Terry Real, LICSW
Authentic, Empathy-Based Marketing for Therapists:
Methods for Growing and Communicating about Your Practice
February 18th, 2011 by Noah Rubinstein, LMFT, Founder and CEO
Mindsight in Action: How to Create a Healthy Mind
February 4th, 2011 by Daniel J. Siegel, MD
An Overview of Attachment Wounds: Defining and
Addressing Secure, Avoidant, Ambivalent and Disorganized Styles
October 29th, 2010 by Diane Poole Heller, Ph.D.
A Thriving Practice in Any Economy: Enjoy a
Fee-For-Service Psychotherapy Practice Outside Managed Care
July 9th, 2010 by Ofer Zur, Ph.D.
The Dangers of Psychotherapy: Hope, Hopelessness and Healing
April 9th, 2010 by Daniel Gottlieb, Ph.D.
Bad to the Bone: Can Our Genes Make Us Act Badly?
August 21st, 2009 by Barbara Oakley, Ph.D.
Compassionate Nonviolent Communication
August 7th, 2009 by Rachelle Lamb
Addictions, Compulsions, & Self-Sabotage: A
Multi-level Approach to Trauma's Legacy
November 7th, 2008 by Dusty Miller, Ed.D.
Psychological Resources Personal Experience and Social
May 16th, 2008 by Stephen R. Lankton, LCSW, DAHB,
An Introduction to Internal Family Systems Therapy
January 18th, 2008 by Richard Schwartz, Ph.D., LMFT