Society of Australian Sexologists
The Society of Australian Sexologists Ltd is the National organisation, representing health and allied health professionals working in the area of sex therapy, sexual health/sexology. The society is a member-organisation of the Asia Oceania Federation of Sexology (AOFS), the regional body, and the World Association of Sexual Health (WAS), the international body. The society is also a founding member-organisation of the Australian Sexual Health Alliance (ASHA) – a body of professional organisations working in the broader sexual health arena in Australia. The Society of Australian Sexologists Ltd is registered as a charity with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission ABN 86163613661.
The society offers membership, professional development, supervision and a rigorous accreditation process for those practicing as psychosexual counsellors/sex therapists/sexologists and sexuality educators. Members abide by a strict Code of Ethics and Practice and the WAS Millennium Declaration of Sexual Rights. One of the goals of the Society is to self-regulate the practice of psychosexual therapy and sexuality education, for the protection of our communities, in particular those at an increased risk and vulnerability.