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Episode 3: Masturbation and Body Love

Updated: Jun 29, 2020

Featuring licensed sex therapist Nicoletta Heidegger, LMFT, host of Sluts & Scholars podcast

Episode Recap

Nicoletta Heidegger, LMFT, marriage and family therapist and sex educator, joins Ashley as they reflect on their time masturbating together in the woods at a Bodysex workshop with renowned sex positive feminist Betty Dodson. At the retreat, Betty told Ashley what type of pussy she has, and the group enjoyed energy orgasms and erotic recess. Also in this episode: Nicoletta and Ashley talk about hymen myths and facts, if it is ever okay to fake an orgasm, and how much noise we make during sexy times.


Bio: Nicoletta Heidegger is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (#110256) practicing in Los Angeles and Beverly Hills. Nicoletta received her BA in Psychology from Stanford University, her MA in Clinical Psychology from Pepperdine University, and her Masters of Education in Human Sexuality from Widener University. Nicoletta is currently pursuing her PhD in Human Sexuality from Widener. When not working with clients, Nicoletta serves as the Director of Operations for the Golden Coast Sexual Health Alliance The Sexual Health Alliance (SHA) promotes an integrated, interdisciplinary approach to sexuality with the goal of fostering cooperation and dialogue among diverse professionals. Throughout the year, SHA facilitates communication among sexual health providers, general practitioners and advocates through its signature lecture series, roundtable forums, and educational workshops.

Nicoletta also creates monthly videos about issues relating to sexuality and mental health and puts out weekly content via her growing hit podcast and Live Sirius XM show, Sluts and Scholars.

Learn more about Nicoletta Heidegger's work on her website and Instagram!

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