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Sluts & Scholars is one of Cosmopolitan's "Hot Podcasts to Listen To." Nicoletta Heidegger is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (#110256) and Sexologist. She chats with folks from across sexuality, kink, and professional spectrums about desire, pleasure, shame, stigma and (of course) bodily functions. 

Combining irreverence and expertise, on the docket is anything remotely related to sexual, reproductive and bodily autonomy; from the indigenous menstrual practices of the Hupa Valley tribe, to beauty confidence advice from Dita von Teese,  anal sex pro tips from Jessica Drake, and Cyberstalking with Amber Heard. Join these slutty scholars as they help to make your sex smarter, and your smarts sexier. 

Apr 30, 2020

Afrosexology's mission is to educate, explore, and reclaim Black sexuality and to promote Black self empowerment through sexual liberation. Rafaella and Dalychia share their insights on embodiment, our capacities for pleasure, solo-sexuality, and respectability politics. Tune in for ways to claim and use your pleasure...

Apr 23, 2020

Kate Loree, LMFT is a sex positive licensed marriage and family therapist with a specialty in non-monogamous, kink, LGBTQ and sex worker communities. Kate and Nicoletta talk about attachment styles and how to navigate different types of non-monogamy. Also included: relationship hierarchies, grounding and resiliency...

Apr 16, 2020

This episode features Tanya Bass- speaker, trainer, facilitator, teacher, sexologist, and former president for the North Carolina Society for Public Health Education (NCSOPHE). Nicoletta and Tanya talk disease intervention strategies (mostly for STIs, but this is applicable to COVID too!), dimensions of health and...

Apr 9, 2020

This week’s episode talks about how to help your partnerships (even with yourself!) survive and thrive during COVID. What are some ways to stay sexy and connected? How do you deal with your partner when tensions are high? Therapist, coach, and writer Vanessa offers some tips for daily check-ins and takeaway tools...

Apr 2, 2020

Dr. Nan Wise, neuroscientist and sex therapist, joins Nicoletta to discuss COVID-19 stress impacts on our neurology and pleasure systems. They chat about the importance of pleasure, managing emotions and our emotional brain, as well as how to use sex and pleasure to calm the nervous system.


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