Support to help caring adults have sexual health talks with children
012: Courtney Brame | Shaking STI Stigma
I recently had the pleasure of being a guest on a podcast called Something Positive for Positive People hosted by Courtney Brame. His podcast offers a safe space for people living with or affected by sexually transmitted infections (STIs) like herpes and HIV to share their experiences as a way to shake the shame and […]
011: Ryan Dillon | Supporting Trans & Queer Youth
In this episode, we dive into the gender spectrum exploring how parents and caring adults can support transgender youth. I chat with Ryan Dillon, a licensed professional counselor in private practice at Pride Counseling Austin, who specializes in working with trans, LGBQ+ youth and their families. Ryan offers an empathetic safe space for folx to […]
003: Dr. Uchenna ‘UC’ Ossai | Demystifying Our Pelvic Floor
In this episode, I talk with sex-positive pelvic health physical therapist, sex educator and counselor, Dr. Uchenna ‘UC’ Ossai. UC demystifies the correlation between pelvic health and sexual health, defining for us what the pelvic floor is, why it is so important to sexual health and functioning, and discusses some common issues people can experience. […]
002: Kristin Hambridge | Talking Tricky People, Healthy Boundaries & Unsafe Touch
Keeping our children safe is a top priority of parents and caring adults especially in the context of sexual health. In this episode, I talk with licensed clinical social worker and sex therapist, Kristin Hambridge (aka ‘SexStuffwithKristin’), about strategies caring adults can use to promote body autonomy, self-awareness and a sense of safety within our […]
001: Welcome to Sex Positive Families!
SPF is now podcasting! This first episode of the Sex Positive Families podcast welcomes parents, caring adults and sexual health advocates to join us as we dive into topics that strengthen sexual health talks in families. Get to know the host and founder, Melissa Pintor Carnagey, how SPF got its start, what sex-positivity and parenting […]
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Truly a gift
This podcast and website is my favorite resource for all things sex education. Melissa and her content have changed the way I reflect on my own sexual health journey and how I navigate parenting my young child. I can not recommend everything Melissa does enough. She is a beautiful gift to this world!
Been following you on Facebook recently, and I am so grateful for the content you are putting out there! I am a sex and relationship coach and I have spent many years working as a nanny and have been drawn to the birthwork world over the last decade. You provide such a valuable resource for me and my clients! Keep it coming!
A must-listen for all parents and caring adults
I’ve been following Sex Positive Families ok Instagram for a while now, and was thrilled to discover this podcast. What an amazing (and free!) self-education resource for all parents and folks who work with or care about children and their healthy sexual development.