Sex Is Medicine ~ Intimate conversations about sexuality, spirituality, PLEASURE, and personal growth

Sex Is Medicine ~ Intimate conversations about sexuality, spirituality, PLEASURE, and personal growth

Sex Is Medicine is a one-hour sexual wellness podcast that explores the connection between sexuality and spirituality, pleasure, and personal growth with an emphasis on how each of these factors impacts the health and wellness of our body, mind, and soul! Tune in every Thursday evening at 7 pm Pacific to get answers to YOUR questions about all things sexual, explore the inherent connection between sexuality and spirituality, and learn some of the most practical and effective tools for healing body, mind, and sex. Join thousands of listeners and tune in to new episodes of Sex Is Medicine Podcast EVERY THURSDAY evening at 7 pm Pacific on Contact Talk Radio Network. Find out more at www.deviwardtantra.com

Episodes

May 7, 2021 53 min
Do you have questions about sexuality, pleasure, and personal growth? Join Devi Ward Erickson and her team of Authentic Tantra experts and certified sexologists Rosie Bitts, Lucia Vasquez + Karen Craig of Explore The Art of Tantra as they answer listener’s questions about:
*How to orgasm after a hysterectomy
*Can you get addicted to your vibrator?
*The benefits of ejaculation for men
* The 4 types of female ejaculation

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In the field of sexual health and wellness there is a keen interest in creating “conscious partnership”. But what does this mean in practical terms and how does one go about transforming an ordinary relationship into one that is more awakened, aware, and sexually ALIVE!

Join Devi Ward Erickson and her guest, Lee Noto, intimacy and self-expression coach, as they explore what it means to have a “conscious” partnership and how how you ...
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Join Devi Ward Erickson and the legendary sexual wholeness educator, A’magine (formerly known as Amy Jo Goddard) as they discuss the link between our wholeness as human beings and our sexual pleasure, desire, and expression. In this fun and wide ranging conversation they touch upon:

1. What it means to reclaim your sexual wholeness
2. Pleasure as a path to personal growth
3. The vital need in our society for pleasure based-sex educati...
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Erotic Art has been part of the human experience for millennia. But there is HUGE difference between Erotic “Art” and mainstream porn. Join Devi Ward Erickson and her guest, visual artist and Photographer, Ricardo Scipio as they discuss the toxic limitations of mainstream phonography and the healing impact of Eros as an art form.
TUNE IN TO FIND OUT:
What inspires one to become an erotic artist
The challenges of being a POC in the whi...
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April 2, 2021 58 min
The desire for connection and erotic expression is hardwired into the human design. The process of “rewilding” sexual relationships allows us to understand and embrace our innate human-primate desire for connection and eros and integrate that with our domesticated, socialized values. Join Devi Ward Erickson and her guest, Victor Warring as they discuss what it means to take a somatic approach to “rewilding” eroticism and relationsh...
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March 19, 2021 57 min
Menopause is described as the permanent cessation of menstruation, which generally begins between the ages of 45-55 unless it is induced medically via; cancer, hysterectomy, or other physical phenomena. Along with creating hormonal changes such as a decrease in estrogen and progesterone and a slight increase in testosterone which often can affect sexual desire and sensation, menopause can also carry with it emotional changes such a...
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There have been several deeply disturbing exposes in recent years about sexual abuse, violations, and misconduct in the tantra and sacred sexuality industry. Several credible claims of abuse and misconduct have been lodged against various well-known tantra schools and at least one person has had criminal charges filed against them. In November of 2020 BBC Radio released a 10 episode podcast expose on the One Taste Cult (which is NO...
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March 5, 2021 55 min
Traditionally Buddhist Tantra has two paths to realization- that of the monk and that of the Tantrik yogi/householder.

Devi Ward Erickson was instructed in the sexual application of traditional Tibetan Tantric practices by her mentors and was given permission to teach the Tibetan 5 Elements for Sexual Healing by her root Lama, who falls in the latter category of Tantrik Yogi or Ngakpa.

Because most Westerners have been introduced t...
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Join Devi Ward Erickson and Dr. Laurie Steelsmith as they discuss how every woman (and man) can have great sex naturally!
* Find out some of the most common sexual health complaints, and how they can be effectively treated with natural medicine
* The most common causes of “loss of libido” and natural remedies for getting your sexy back!
* Some surprising natural aphrodisiacs
* How sex is proven to enhance the mind/body/spirit connectio...
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Devi Ward Erickson interviews Psychologist and Author, Beverly Engel about what to do when your partner has a history of Childhood Sexual Abuse.
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What is the impact of hormonal contraceptives on female libido and sexual function? Tune in to listen as Devi and her guest, Lisa Hendrickson-Jack, author of “The Fifth Vital Sign” discuss the impact that hormonal contraceptives have on your overall health and sexual function, and discover the incredible connection between your menstrual cycle and your overall health!

Find out:
*Why we should consider the menstrual cycle a vital sign...
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Devi speaks with Dr. Lexx about self image and how it affects our sexuality.
In this episode Dr. Lexx and Devi discuss...
* How our self image is under media attack, especially for people of color.
* Why self-image for women is determined by Men
* Gilligan's Theory of Morality Sexuality
* The behaviors and acts of sex can be affected by self-image
* Power and the notion of rejection with regard to health sexuality
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Devi speaks with special guest, Lee Harrington about Sacred Kink, the Bliss of Bondage, and Gender Issues in Sex Positive Communities.
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Devi speaks with Brion and Karen Craig about the importance of integrating our spiritual, energetic and sexual selves.
Brion and Karen Craig are life and relationship coaches who own Next Chapter Relationship Coaching to help couples and singles transition to their next chapter. They also own Love, Sex and Intimacy Retreats that hosts retreats and events that focus on themes such as The Art of Sacred Sexuality. They operate Brion an...
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January 8, 2021 57 min
What are the positive affects of orgasm on the human brain, and can orgasmic pleasure be used to "reprogram" neural pathways and change toxic behaviors?
Join Devi and Grand Trine Tantra Master, Thomas Hargrove, as they discuss using pleasure as medicine to alter consciousness by changing brain patterns.
Find out:
* What causes distortions in self perception
* What are Counterfeit Personality Structures?
* How do you manage a C.P...
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December 18, 2020 60 min
Devi speaks with Dr. Tamara Griffin about how to introduce healthy sexual concepts to your teenagers.
Find out:
Barriers, boundaries, and the importance of having conversations about sex
Does talking about sexuality with youth give them permission to have sex
What age should you start talking to your children
What roles should parents, schools, churches/faith organizations play in teaching youth about sex?
Tell us about your #HowDareINot...
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Discover how womb health and Yoni consciousness through vaginal steaming can help release emotional and sexual trauma, and revitalize sensuality for happiness, joy, love and sexual pleasure.
Find out:
* What is Yoni Steaming?
* What are the benefits?
* Can it help increase sexual pleasure?
* Is Yoni Steaming new?
* Working Through Trauma for healthier relationships
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About Tracey Bryant~
Tracey R. Bryant is a Sensual ...
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December 18, 2020 57 min
The greatest discoveries in female reproductive health made in the United Staes were built upon the bodies of Black women, and yet- women of color continue to struggle for equality in the sex education industry.
Why is this, and what can we do to create justice, equality, and respect?
Devi speaks with Sexologist, Bianca Laureano about the 'herstory" of women of color in the field of sex education, uncovering the link between ...
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Join Devi and Lady Shepsa as they discuss how to release the "good girl" you were told to be and become the sexy badass goddess you were meant to be.
During this healing and deep conversation you will learn:
The myth of the "good girl" and where it originates
Why being "nice" is whack and takes you out of alignment with your authentic self
How Black women can step into their sexual power and not worry about resp...
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November 20, 2020 54 min
In this episode Devi speaks with Rakel Chafir, Author of “Free Your Body” about body shame, body freedom, finding alignment between what we want and what we believe we deserve and the TRUE meaning of confidence
With everything that is going on in the world, it’s easy to believe that women’s ability to receive pleasure and experience ease in our lives and in our bodies is not the most pressing issue. But in reality, there is nothing ...
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