Mormon Sex Info

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Episode 94: Myths of Sexuality with Tammy Ellis

Tammy Ellis returns on this episode of Mormon Sex Info where they discuss how things are being taught in higher education. On this episode, Tammy shares some myths she’s observed when it comes to sexuality including gender dysphoria, pregnancy and sexuality, how to treat sexual behavior that’s out of control and older people not being interested in sex.

A few things Natasha and Tammy mention:

Stephanie Buehler and pregnancy:

Genderbread Person:

Gender Unicorn:


Eli Green, founder of The Transgender Training Institute:

Tammy has a Masters from Utah State in Social Work and is enrolled in the University of Michigan training program that prepares candidates for AASECT certification. Tammy shares her story and her growing up experience and how it helped her get into this field and what types of research she is doing.

Thank you to Jeff Meyers for the intro and Peter & Mary Danzig of Otter Creek Duo for the concluding bumper music. 

Natasha Helfer Parker runs an online practice, Symmetry Solutions and writes at The Mormon Therapist for Patheos: Hosting the Conversation of Faith. She also hosts the popularpodcast, Mormon Mental Health and educational resource, Sex Talk with Natasha.