Recommended Reads:

Becoming Animal by David Abram

Desire by Daniel Odier

Sexual Awakening for Women by Shakti Malan

Sex-Positive Community & Education

Sexological » the official site for the emerging profession of Sexological Bodywork and Somatic Sex Education

The Institute for the Advanced Study of Human Sexuality »located in San Francisco, the Institute is one of only two institutions nationwide offer advanced academic degrees in human sexuality.

The New School of Erotic Touch » a fun, interactive resource of streaming video demonstrations with explicit educational materials for incorporating a greater range of touch in lovemaking

The Association of Sexual Energy Professionals » As the quest for deeper sexual wisdom has evolved, a need has arisen for sexual energy practitioners and educators to gather in an open-minded collegial environment to share and support one another. ASEP is such a place.

Sacred Eros » We are a select directory of tantra, sexual healing and coaching professionals.

The Body Electric School » a national school of the healing arts committed to helping people experience their potential as healers of self and others through touch, conscious breath, and honoring the wisdom of the body. Workshops for women, couples, and men.  Queer folk friendly!

Scarleteen » the best contemporary teen sex ed on the net! Great to give to your kids or for ideas on how to talk with them about sex.

Society for Human Sexuality » a great little web-guide to all things sex!

Babeland » "Sex toys, tips, discovery, information, satisfaction, passion for all!"

The Seattle Sex Positive Community Center » "Events at the Center, whether of an educational, support, or social nature, are for the purpose of creating a safe and enriching space for those who are part of modern sex-positive culture." Focus is varied but with an emphasis on healthy and consensual BDSM.

Landmark Education » "The freedom to be at ease no matter what the circumstance. The power to be effective in those areas of life that matter most to you. Results that last a lifetime."

Reality Sandwich » "Reality Sandwich is a web magazine for this time of intense transformation. Our subjects run the gamut from sustainability to shamanism, alternate realities to alternative energy, remixing media to re-imagining community, holistic healing techniques to the promise and perils of new technologies."

Kindred Colleagues

Living Love Revolution » Teri Ciacchi: (Seattle)

Embodied Birth Education & Empowerment » Nekole Shapiro (Seattle) » Betty Martin (Seattle)

Erotic Spirituality Educator » Anna Marti (Portland)

Dakini Educator » Triambika Vengoechea (San Diego)

Conscious Sensuality » Robert Silber (travels internationally, available online)

Somatic Sex Educator » William Van Vechten (San Diego)

Somatic Sex Educator » Ki Bournes (Vancouver BC)

Deep Masculine Men's Mentor » David Cates (available online)