About this Episode:
In Episode 6 of the Sex Series Dr. Megan Speciale interviews social psychologist and award-winning book author, Dr. Sara Nasserzadeh on the Wheel of Context, a practical sexuality framework focusing on culture, community, and individual experience for educators, advocates, and researchers. As Sara describes in our conversation, “I think we can have the knowledge in the world, but without considering the context we are all forced to operate from a place of ignorance as prisoners of our individual silos.”
Dr. Sara Nasserzadeh, PhD is a Social Psychologist and thought leader in the field of Sexuality and Relationships. She is an award winning author and host of a BBC World Service program on sexuality and relationship issues, which received the BBC’s Innovation of the Year Award in 2007. She has been consulted as a senior cultural advisor by governments, international NGOs, professional organizations and private sector across 30 countries. Her international work in the area of human development and sexuality education has received the World Association for Sexual Health (WAS) runner-up award for Excellence and Innovation. In 2014 she was awarded by the People of Distinction Humanitarian Award in New York City. She is an approved training provider by the American Association for Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT) ad acting Vice President of WAS. With her unique combination of background and extensive international experience, Dr. Nasserzadeh is a sought after keynote speaker and media commentator.
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The APA Citation for this Episode:
Speciale, M. (Producer). (2017, December 15). Sexuality and the Wheel of Context: A Conversation with Sara Nasserzadeh [Audio Podcast]. The Thoughtful Counselor. Retrieved from https://wp.me/p7R6fn-iE
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