Resources for Sexuality Studies and Professional Development

Association for Sex Educators, Counselors and Therapists

Provides certifications in each of these areas. Also offers a student-friendly annual meeting including an opportunity to take a SAR, which is a requirement of some certifications.

Society for Sex Therapy and Research

SSTAR also holds an annual meeting that is very focused on practicing therapists and research related to sex therapy.

The International Society for the Study of Women's Sexual Health (ISSWSH)

They hold an annual meeting as well and the focus is medical, therapeutic and, to a lesser extent, education.

Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality

SSSS holds an annual conference that is very student-friendly.

American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)

The professional association for the field of marriage and family therapy. They represent the professional interests of over 50,000 marriage and family therapists throughout the U.S., Canada, and abroad.