College sex ed: batteries not included

Thanks to Chris for sending in an article about how Wheaton College has included – among its AIDS Awareness events – a presentation that uses sex toys to talk about safer sex and sexual pleasure. I’ve been leading workshops like these for about four years and always have a great time answering questions from women and men. In my experience, using sex toys to talk about sex can help to break the ice about important sexual health topics like infections, condoms, relationships and communication.  

Read the full article here.

About Dr. Debby Herbenick

Dr. Debby Herbenick

Dr. Debby Herbenick is a sex researcher at Indiana University, sexual health educator at The Kinsey Institute, columnist, and author of five books about sex and love. Learn more about her work at