Virtual Resources

FoSe is  an incredible database of information for all things sex education. They offer research, professional development, curriculum, and implementation practices. 

Explore Sex Talk is an online blog that offers courses and a database that answers a range of questions and topics from the porn industry to polyamory to asexuality.

QueerSexEd.org is a podcast and training organization. They offer webinars and in-person trainings, as well as an archive and transcripts of all of their podcasts.

Scarleteen is an organization that has been operating for over 20 years, offering services for teens and young adults such as advice, referrals, as well as sexual health content and podcasts.

Webinars and videos

This 30 minute webinar, produced by GLSEN, covers topics related to LGBTQIA+ sex education for students.

This 1 hour webinar, produced by GLSEN, explores research, pedagogical approaches, and affirming practices for creating inclusive sex ed classes in schools.

This extensive database of webinars, curated by the YMSM+LGBT group at UCLA, offers information on a multitude of topics from transgender healthcare to HIV+ awareness and testing. There are about 20 webinars in this database, each about 1 hour long. 

Moushumi Ghose is a sex therapist  and author who hosts a YouTube channel dedicated to exploring and understanding sexual and mental health, and the intersections there. She has over 180 videos!

Readings 

Pleasure Activism

Pleasure Activism: the Politics of Feeling Good by adrienne maree brown is an accessible introduction to many aspects of sex positive thinking, such as queer theory, intersectionality, and the concept of pleasure activism. 

The Sex Column, by therapist and author Yanna Tallon-Hicks, is an on-going blog filled with  constantly updated information, including articles on how to have safe sex during the time of COVID-19. 

The Pride Guide: a Guide to Social and Sexual Health for LGBTQ Youth by Jo Langford is an excelltn gender-expansive, trans-inclusive guide for kids and young adults who are navigating life through ever-changing bodies and minds. 

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