Recommended Reading and Resources
Toward a Model of Polyamorous Identity - Dissertation PDF by Sandy Peace, PsyD
Looking for a resource for your research on polyamory? Just like to geek out? This original research, published by Dr. Peace in 2012, explores the journey people make from clueless about polyamory to self-identifying as polyamorous. It includes an extensive literature review, research methods, bibliography, and more to inform your own research or study. It also includes a succinct and relatable identity development model that is helpful for couple's therapists and relationship coaches, as well as polyamorous people, in the stages involved in people's burgeoning awareness of ethically open relationships, through exploring and engaging in multiple relationships, to proudly self proclaiming "I am polyamorous!"