Recommended Resources: Sexuality & Sex Education

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Looking for accurate and up-to-date information? Check out the resources below.

Advocates for Youth: Resources & Tools for Activists, Parents and Professionals: Excellent list of sex-positive and gender inclusive resources designed to help young people make informed decisions about their sexual health

Asexual Visibility and Education Network: AVEN, which hosts the world’s largest online asexual community, has an extensive archive of resources on asexuality.

Heart to Heart: Video Series: Short videos by and for Muslim women and girls that provide accurate, culturally-sensitive information on sexual health and sexual violence prevention.

Our Sexuality, Our Health: A Disabled Advocate’s Guide to Relationships, Romance, Sexuality and Sexual Health: Excellent and extensive guide to sex and relationships, written by and for women with physical disabilities.

Our Whole Lives: Lifespan Sexuality Education: Wonderful, inclusive and developmentally appropriate sex education curriculums for all ages, from the Unitarian Universalist Association. 

PSSD Patient Activism: Information and resources for people experiencing sexual dysfunction after using SSRI or SNRI antidepressant medications. 

Scarlateen: Sex Ed for the Real World: Independent, sex-positive information on bodies, gender, relationships, sex, and sexual health. 

SexGenLab: Innovative research on sexuality and gender that addresses positive sexuality, toxic masculinity, rape culture, sexual and reproductive health, rights and justice.

Sexuality and Disability: Extensive, accessible information, presented as questions a woman with a disability might have – about her body, about the mechanics and dynamics of having sex, about the complexities of being in an intimate relationship or having children, about unvoiced fears or experiences of encountering abuse in some form.

SIECUS: Sex Ed for Social Change: Siecus is an advocacy organization that promotes shame-free, science-based, and inclusive sexuality education. The website features guidelines for sex ed programs and policy as well as legislative updates.

The Center for Sexual Pleasure & Health: Resources on sexuality, pleasure and health from the CSPH. Their special “Sex and…” series covers topics including aging, cancer, spirituality, and disability. 

Tip of the Ice Berg: An Illustrated Guide to the Clitoris and other Pussy Pleasure Parts: A 57-page, downloadable, illustrated booklet about all things clitoral.