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Awkward teen sex and digital privacy

Good Girls Talk About Sex

Release Date: 08/03/2023

Leah faces an identity crisis show art Leah faces an identity crisis

Good Girls Talk About Sex

Leah delves into a deeply personal topic: how trauma and mental health have impacted her ability to show up authentically. She talks about the impact her demanding, charismatic father had on her psyche and sense of safety. In admitting her fear of being viewed as not good enough or too much like their father, Leah discusses the creation of a performative persona and the desire to shift to a more authentic voice.    Who Is Your Sex & Relationship Alter Ego? Work with Leah: Apply for a free coaching session: Support the show: Full show notes: 

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My mother said My mother said "Don't sell your body" - Coaching Lisa

Good Girls Talk About Sex

In this coaching episode, Lisa talks about learning to stay present when she's having pleasure.  Currently her mind wanders during sex to making grocery lists or worrying that what she's doing is wrong. Leah works with Lisa to: understand what's underneath her brain's tendency to wander, reframe her judgments about sex workers, and recognize the effects of early childhood parentification. Lisa is a 44-year-old cisgender woman who lives in Italy. She describes herself as white, heterosexual, single & having fun, and exploring different relationship styles because she's not sure she...

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All labia are beautiful - Hypermobility and a labiaplasty show art All labia are beautiful - Hypermobility and a labiaplasty

Good Girls Talk About Sex

Leah shares the next step in her health care journey: hypermobility. And this one has even more wide-ranging implications than the endometriosis diagnosis that upended her world six months ago. Take the brand new quiz to find your Sex & Relationship Alter Ego! Find the quiz at   Links to earlier health update episodes: March 2nd May 25th July 20th Also mentioned in this episode: Hypermobility coach Tracy Rodriguez -  Hypermobility and Proprioception: What’s with the clumsiness? - Psychiatric and psychological aspects in the Ehlers–Danlos syndromes - Low- and...

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IMPORTANT: Silence emergency cell phones show art IMPORTANT: Silence emergency cell phones

Good Girls Talk About Sex

This week's episode is delayed due to another project I'm working on. But there's some really important information in this quick feed drop, so please don't skip it. The emergency alert test will be happening in the United States on Wednesday, Oct. 4 at approximately 2:20 pm Eastern Time.   Article about how domestic violence victims can protect themselves during next week's emergency alert test: Forbidden Fantasies Unleashed: Apply for a free coaching session on the podcast:

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I have panic attacks during oral sex - Coaching Savy show art I have panic attacks during oral sex - Coaching Savy

Good Girls Talk About Sex

In this coaching episode, Savy talks about getting more comfortable with her genitals and with having sex in a fat body. She's had limited sexual experiences and wants to expand her horizons, but is afraid of being rejected in the middle of the act. Leah works with Savy to: realize that by the time she gets naked with a potential suitor, they won't be surprised by her body, recognize the difference between what her brain is telling her and what is happening in reality, and identify ways to explore the type of touch she desires. Leah offers valuable insights and tools to help Savy and all...

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Manipulation and Coercion on Below Deck : Down Under show art Manipulation and Coercion on Below Deck : Down Under

Good Girls Talk About Sex

In this pop culture breakdown, we do a beat-by-beat examination of the recent Below Deck: Down Under episodes that depicted unwanted sexual contact between cast members. We look at the tactics used to manipulate and coerce a vulnerable person, and how that leaves the victim feeling ashamed and at fault. We also look at the actions of bystanders - both good and bad. We’re talking about Below Deck: Down Under - season 2, episodes 6 and 7. Apply for a free coaching session: Coaching with Leah: Support the show: Full show notes: 

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I'm a hot mess - Coaching Jen show art I'm a hot mess - Coaching Jen

Good Girls Talk About Sex

In this coaching episode, Jen is a listener who struggles with body image and emotional baggage in her relationships. She was abused beginning at age seven, and the scars have faded but haven't disappeared completely. She is self-conscious about her body, which is affecting her ability to be present for intimacy with her husband. She feels like a "hot mess" because dealing with her body insecurities and emotional baggage has been a significant challenge. Leah works with Jen to: examine the patterns established in her sexual relationship, discover how pausing to breathe could make a major...

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Awkward teen sex and digital privacy show art Awkward teen sex and digital privacy

Good Girls Talk About Sex

It's our first pop culture breakdown, in which we look at how sex and sexuality are depicted on screen! My guest is pop culture critic Kristen Meinzer. We're talking about: Apple TV's Ted Lasso - season 3, episode 8 - We'll Never Have Paris Netflix's Never Have I Ever - season 4, episode 1 - Never Have I Ever Lost My Virginity The Duggar family (including things we learned from Amazon Prime's Shiny Happy People)   Coaching with Leah: Support the show: Full show notes: 

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Renovating my innards & podcast announcement - Leah show art Renovating my innards & podcast announcement - Leah

Good Girls Talk About Sex

Leah provides an update on her health journey after two surgeries within four weeks of each other (earlier updates are and .) Plus: BIG news about changes coming to the podcast! Coaching with Leah: Support the show: Full show notes: 

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I want to be pushed against the wall - Ar Blia show art I want to be pushed against the wall - Ar Blia

Good Girls Talk About Sex

In this replay of our landmark 100th episode, Ar Blia is a listener-turned-guest who has been untangling early experiences of trauma, limiting cultural beliefs, and confusing desires to first explore and then advocate for her own pleasure. Even within the constricts of a conservative community, she has been able to find adventure, find herself, and find a partner who truly works for her. Ar Blia is a 27-year-old cisgender female. She describes herself as straight, monogamous, Asian Hmong American, and partnered with her boyfriend of five years. She describes her body as average (though by...

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It's our first pop culture breakdown, in which we look at how sex and sexuality are depicted on screen!

My guest is pop culture critic Kristen Meinzer.

We're talking about:

  • Apple TV's Ted Lasso - season 3, episode 8 - We'll Never Have Paris
  • Netflix's Never Have I Ever - season 4, episode 1 - Never Have I Ever Lost My Virginity
  • The Duggar family (including things we learned from Amazon Prime's Shiny Happy People)