Resources

Resources from our past episodes

Climate Change & the Environment
LGBTQ2SI+ Rights & Advocacy

GLAAD – GLAAD tackles tough issues to shape the narrative and provoke dialogue that leads to cultural change.

Trans Pulse Canada– a community-based survey of the health and well-being of trans and non-binary people in Canada.

Trans Death Care (Instagram)

Trans Doe Task Force

PFLAG.org

 

Love, Sex & Relationships

Websites:

www.queermeducation.com
www.leahcarey.com
ashasexualhealth.org
cdc.gov
www.MakeTimeForTheTalk.com
www.torridsouls.com
www.juliakovacs.com
www.soulsexy.life
www.trufelle.com
www.swingingdownunder.com
www.teenworldconfidential.com
www.nationalsexeducationday.com
Amaze.org
Planned Parenthood
Family Planning UK
Centre for Disease Control (USA)


HealthyPlace.com – Relationships Community
Bustle.com – Relationships

Dr. Petra Zebroff, Ph.D. The Arousal Types Project
Click here to take the Arousal Test  

Meetups, Events & Sex Parties:

Vancouver Sex Positive Society – Meetup.com
Sex Positive Magazine – Vancouver Events
Sin City Fetish Night
Sex Uninterrupted – Vancouver Events
The Art of Loving
FetVancouver.com
The Space2 – Rope Classes

Podcasts:

Queer MEDucation Podcast
Good Girls Talk About Sex
Running Wild with Christine Wild
Sexy in Vancity with Caroline MacGillvray
Torrid Souls
Swinging Down Under
6-Minute Sex Ed with Kim Cavill
Sex Positive Families with Melissa Carnagey

Stores:

Art of Loving
Womyns’ Ware

Books:

Just Bad Timing by Christine Wild
Attached: The New Science of Adult Attachment and How It Can Help You Find–and Keep–Love by Amir Levine and Rachel Heller
No More Fucking Secrets: A Conversation For Freedom by Jill Prescott
Calling in “The One”: 7 Weeks to Attract the Love of Your Life by Katherine Woodward Thomas
Teen World Confidential: Five Minute Topics to Open Conversation About Sex and Relationships by Kim T. Cook

Condom Nation: The U.S. Government’s Sex Education Campaign from World War I to the Internet by Alexandra M. Lord

Articles:

Why Highly Sensitive People May Struggle With Codependency by Peggy Liu
Was It Good For Me? by Liz Goldwyn for airmail.news
The Sexual Art of Using Your Fingers by lovepanky.com
Solo Sex by cosmopolitan.com

Research:

2011 Medical Study – Prevalence, Frequency, and Associations of Masturbation With Partnered Sexual Behaviors Among US Adolescents
9 Surprising Facts About Female Masturbation by health.com
Female Masturbation: Facts, Benefits and Risks by practo.com

Mental Health Resources

Helplines/Websites:

Books:

Feeling Better: A Field Guide to Liking Yourself. Practices, habits and tools to learn how to actually like yourself. By Andrea Loewen
Self Compassion by Kristin Neff Ph.D.

Articles:

By Peggy Liu:
Mind Your Mind: A recipe for self care
Mind Your Mind: Self-care doesn’t have to mean Netflix alone
Some Days You Are In Pain, And That’s OK

Podcasts:

ADHD Rewired Podcast
The Anxiety Coaches Podcast

Money

Websites:

www.tracytheemes.com

www.sophiafinancial.ca

www.pacificrockaccounting.com

Canada Revenue Agency
Click here to find out more about the Canada Revenue Agency Liason Officer Service.

Your Mental Wealth website by Ted and Brad Klonz

Business Development of Canada

Community Futures Britsh Columbia

Futurpreneur Canada
Click here to view the Futurpreneur Business Plan Writer

Books:

The Financially Empowered Woman by Tracy Theemes

Podcast:

My Financial Life – Alumni UBC Podcasts

 

Post-Abortion Support

Websites & Helplines:

OptionLine – After Abortion Support – they also have a helpline: 1-800-712-HELP and you can use their search function to find centres in your area. 

AfterAbortion.org – they have a list of healing programs and articles.

National helpline for abortion recovery, toll-free: 1-866-482-5433

Post-abortion workbooks:

A Season to Heal: Help and Hope for Those Working Through Post-Abortion Stress by Luci Freed and Penny Yvonne Salazar-Phillips

Living in Color: The Goal of Post-Abortion Recovery by Jenny McDermid

Pregnancy & Parenting

Websites:

thebump.com

Podcasts:

 The Birth Hour by Bryn Huntpalmer

Past Episodes

Episode 39 – Sex Education for Parents & Kids

In this episode, Debbie chats with Kim Cook, sex educator, nurse, and author of Teen World Confidential, about how parents (and their kids) can normalize conversations about sex, relationships, masturbation, identity, and more!

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Episode 38 – Trans Death Care

In this episode of Uncomfortable, Debbie chats with Toni King-Rose, an advocator for Transgender Rights within funeral and death care services and offers peer support for Trans people working in the death care industry.  

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