Stuff we recommend

Teachers and schools

Anchored in Grace (online) A weekly online course to help you tune into your spirit and live in grace

Anchored in Grace (online)
A weekly online course to help you tune into your spirit and live in grace

Body Play (central Europe) Playfighting and rough body play from Frank & Sheila, two of our favourite kinky teachers

Body Play (central Europe)
Playfighting and rough body play from Frank & Sheila, two of our favourite kinky teachers

Diamond Light Tantra (UK) One of the UK’s longest-running Tantra schools, led by the wonderful Leora Lightwoman

Diamond Light Tantra (UK)
One of the UK’s longest-running Tantra schools, led by the wonderful Leora Lightwoman

Elaine Young (UK) A powerful facilitator, combining Shamanic Breathwork, Sexological Bodywork and Tantra in a unique way

Elaine Young (UK)
A powerful facilitator, combining Shamanic Breathwork, Sexological Bodywork and Tantra in a unique way

Felix Ruckert (Germany) One of Europe’s sexuality pioneers, uniquely combining dance, movement, breathwork and kink

Felix Ruckert (Germany)
One of Europe’s sexuality pioneers, uniquely combining dance, movement, breathwork and kink

Jan Day (UK) A leading Tantra teacher, offering transformational 12- to 18-month trainings

Jan Day (UK)
A leading Tantra teacher, offering transformational 12- to 18-month trainings

Marlen (Berlin) A remarkable sensual Dominant & world-class bondage top, offering courses and sessions

Marlen (Berlin)
A remarkable sensual Dominant & world-class bondage top, offering courses and sessions

Ruby May (Central Europe) One of Europe’s foremost teachers of sexuality & consciousness

Ruby May (Central Europe)
One of Europe’s foremost teachers of sexuality & consciousness

Sea School of Embodiment (UK) International sexuality trainings and workshops for personal and professional development

Sea School of Embodiment (UK)
International sexuality trainings and workshops for personal and professional development

The Sound of Birch (UK) Female empowerment through BDSM, led by SP core team member Marti

The Sound of Birch (UK)
Female empowerment through BDSM, led by SP core team member Marti

Sy & Ash (UK) A couple offering retreats and individual sessions to help you be more

Sy & Ash (UK)
A couple offering retreats and individual sessions to help you be more

Tantra4GayMen (UK) A UK Tantra school for gay men led by the marvellous Jason & Ingo

Tantra4GayMen (UK)
A UK Tantra school for gay men led by the marvellous Jason & Ingo

Tantra Massage Training (UK) Awaken and experience your life force energy with SP core team member Gayatri

Tantra Massage Training (UK)
Awaken and experience your life force energy with SP core team member Gayatri

Urban Tantra Professional Training Program (UK, USA, Australia) A fresh, modern and inclusive approach to Tantra for practitioners

Urban Tantra Professional Training Program (UK, USA, Australia)
A fresh, modern and inclusive approach to Tantra for practitioners

Wilrieke Sophia (Utrecht) An outstanding facilitator offering workshops and coaching in intimacy for men, women and couples

Wilrieke Sophia (Utrecht)
An outstanding facilitator offering workshops and coaching in intimacy for men, women and couples

 

Events & Festivals

Erosphere (Paris) A playful, anarchic festival exploring the intersection of creativity, self-expression, kink and sex

Erosphere (Paris)
A playful, anarchic festival exploring the intersection of creativity, self-expression, kink and sex

Osho Leela Sex to Spirit Gathering (Dorset) The original and much copied Conscious Sexuality / Tantra festival, now in its 7th year

Osho Leela Sex to Spirit Gathering (Dorset)
The original and much copied Conscious Sexuality / Tantra festival, now in its 7th year

The Summerhouse (UK) A wonderfully playful, creative sex-positive retreat for exploring intimacy, connection and self-expression

The Summerhouse (UK)
A wonderfully playful, creative sex-positive retreat for exploring intimacy, connection and self-expression

Tantra4Gay Men festival (Wales) The UK’s only Tantra festival for gay men, curated and led by Jason & Ingo

Tantra4Gay Men festival (Wales)
The UK’s only Tantra festival for gay men, curated and led by Jason & Ingo

The Winterhouse (UK) The winter edition of The Summerhouse: warmer, cosier and every bit as much fun!

The Winterhouse (UK)
The winter edition of The Summerhouse: warmer, cosier and every bit as much fun!

Wonderlust (Helsinki) Finland’s progressive and inclusive sexuality festival, hosted by a wonderful group of artists

Wonderlust (Helsinki)
Finland’s progressive and inclusive sexuality festival, hosted by a wonderful group of artists

Xplore (Berlin, Rome, Copenhagen) The festival on the art of lust, curated and hosted by Felix Ruckert – a unique and remarkable event

Xplore (Berlin, Rome, Copenhagen)
The festival on the art of lust, curated and hosted by Felix Ruckert – a unique and remarkable event

 

Sexuality professionals and sex-positive counsellors

You'll find a list of recommended Sexuality Professionals, Sex-Positive Counsellors and Coaches on Newman's website.


Sex-Positive Resources

 
Sacred Eros A select online directory for sacred sexuality and tantra sessions, articles and workshops

Sacred Eros
A select online directory for sacred sexuality and tantra sessions, articles and workshops

Sex+ An intersectional, inclusive, honest, sex-positive online magazine

Sex+
An intersectional, inclusive, honest, sex-positive online magazine

Doing It Better An online zine on consent & communication in sex-positive spaces.

Doing It Better
An online zine on consent & communication in sex-positive spaces.

 

Teachers & inspirations

Betty Martin Creator of The Wheel of Consent, a great tool for understanding consent and desire

Betty Martin
Creator of The Wheel of Consent, a great tool for understanding consent and desire

Brene Brown A researcher in shame, vulnerability and courage, author of Daring Greatly

Brene Brown
A researcher in shame, vulnerability and courage, author of Daring Greatly

Don Jose Campos A master shaman based in Peru, helping heal bodies and souls for over 30 years

Don Jose Campos
A master shaman based in Peru, helping heal bodies and souls for over 30 years

Dossie Easton A pioneer of transformational BDSM, co-author of The Ethical Slut and Radical Ecstasy

Dossie Easton
A pioneer of transformational BDSM, co-author of The Ethical Slut and Radical Ecstasy

Joseph Kramer Founder of Sexological Bodywork and the world’s leading teacher of erotic massage

Joseph Kramer
Founder of Sexological Bodywork and the world’s leading teacher of erotic massage

Nancy Kline Enabling people to have more Time To Think for over 15 years

Nancy Kline
Enabling people to have more Time To Think for over 15 years

Prajna Ginty A remarkable spiritual teacher, uniquely combining non-dual teachings, shamanic healings and silence.

Prajna Ginty
A remarkable spiritual teacher, uniquely combining non-dual teachings, shamanic healings and silence.

M. Scott Peck One of the first writers to demonstrate the strength of sharing vulnerability

M. Scott Peck
One of the first writers to demonstrate the strength of sharing vulnerability