AASECT Certification

Become AASECT Certified

Certification by AASECT as a sexuality educator, counselor or therapist is a crucial step in one's professional advancement, demonstrating to all that stringent requirements for training and experience have been met. AASECT offers certification of sexual health practitioners in the following: sexuality educator, sexuality counselor, sex therapist and supervisor of sex therapy. 

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Search for a sexuality educator, sexuality counselor or sex therapist in your area.

Start a Career

Membership in the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT) links you to hundreds of other sexual health practitioners, providing a stable network of accomplished peers and a variety of opportunities for professional education, growth and development. 

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AASECT Express

In the past, research that attempted to...

Posted: 09/03/2015

Two studies conducted recently—one in the U.S...

Posted: 09/01/2015

Stephen T. Russell, Chair of the Board of...

Posted: 08/31/2015

What Members are Talking About

Special Interest Group: Tantra

Welcome to the topic area dedicated to discussion around 'Special Interest Group: Tantra...

Posted: 06/06/2014
Education in Sexuality

Welcome to the topic area dedicated to discussion around 'Education in Sexuality!' Please...

Posted: 01/13/2014
Counseling in Sexuality

Welcome to the topic area dedicated to discussion around 'Counseling in Sexuality!'...

Posted: 01/13/2014
Sex Therapy

Welcome to the topic area dedicated to discussion around 'Sex Therapy!' Please use this...

Posted: 01/13/2014
Building a Business: Paperwork, Forms, & Insurance Q&A

Welcome to the topic area dedicated to discussion around 'Building a Business: Paperwork,...

Posted: 01/13/2014

Member Books and Publications

The Return of Desire
Gina Ogden, Ph.D.
Sex Matters for College Students: Sex FAQs in Human Sexuality
Sandra L. Caron, PhD
Sexual Health in Drug and Alcohol Treatment: Group Facilitator's Manual
Douglas Braun-Harvey, MA
The Art of Sex Coaching: Expanding Your Practice
Patti Britton