Advancing collective conversations about disability-inclusive, trauma-informed, queer-affirming and pleasure-focused connections and relationships.
DISRUPTOT (ONLINE, GLOBAL OT SUMMIT)
DisruptOT is a free, two-day, live, virtual summit packed with opportunities to learn alongside occupational therapy activists and disruptors who will open our minds to healing, returning to community, anti-racism, decolonisation, gender, sexuality, and mental health, as well as opportunities to build community with participants from around the world.
UNCLEFT: LEARN WITH ME
I collaborated with Uncleft- an individualized platform for up-skilling and engaging healthcare professionals in India while learning with the experts in the healthcare field(s).
I being the Sexuality, Mental Health and OT nerd, did what I well- create a course with them!! It's a beginner level course for anyone who wants to understand this area of practice, how it integrated in Occupational Therapy and Occupational Sciences and what can Occupational Therapists do to feel confident and competent while addressing this area of occupation.
I HELPED MY OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY CLIENT GET SETUP ON A DATING WEBSITE
In episode of Disability After Dark, Andrew and I sit down to talk about my experiences as a sick child, and how my love of the human body, multiple disabilities and other factors meant that being an OT chose me.
I also share the cultural differences of being an OT in India versus in North America, how views are changing around that, and we learn the difference in what it means to “live independently” in India and we talk about dating, sex and disability + so much more! Enjoy!
SEXUALIZATION AND IDENTITY
In this episode of Occupied, Brock and I explore the concept of sexualisation, how that relates to identity and what this means for Occupational Therapy practitioners.
AN ADULT'S GUIDE TO EXPLORING EROTIC CONTENT - WITH YOUR PARTNER(S)
Gabrielle Kassel interviewed me along with three other sexuality educators for Healthline as we unpack techniques and strategies to incorporate healthy porn habits in relationships.
CULTURE BASED OCCUPATIONS
What happens when four brown South Asian Occupational Therapists unite? Well, alot! Join us as we unpack our journeys, teachings and experiences of being POC in Occupational Therapy.
REPLACING P IN PAIN WITH PLEASURE- A GUIDE
Dive into this piece that I wrote for XES products as I explain and help you strategize sensuality and various types of intimacy in your pleasure practice.
SEX, LOVE, AND OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY
As Sex, Love, And OT completes a year and Sarah from OT 4 Lyf graciously gives me this opportunity to discuss my passion for sexuality, mental health and OT, how sexuality is seen across lifespan and restricted to adults, conditions and misdiagnosed conditions and Occupational therapy’s role in sexual health.
SELF PLAY FUNDAMENTALS FOR WOMXN & BODIES WITH VULVA
Let's talk self-pleasure and masturbation for vulva owners as we break sexuality, pleasure and hygiene myths along the way.
LET'S TALK ABOUT SEX WITH DR. SAKSHI TICKOO
Conversations about sex with those we work with can at times be a tricky one to navigate. It is however an occupation most human beings engage in and therefore is important that Occupational Therapists are able to work with this when it arises in practice. In this episode, we discuss all things sex with me and Kwaku from OT & Chill.
SEXUAL PLEASURE WHEN LIVING WITH A DISABILITY: AN OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST'S APPROACH
Cheryl and I discuss how people with disabilities can successfully navigate sexual relationships and be empowered to value their own self-love and sexual pleasure.
YOUR SEXUALITY AND LGBTQIA+ QUESTIONS ANSWERED!
In the consulting industry, each situation is unique and requires a specific set of solutions. For this project, I helped my client define the ideal outcome for the situation, and through strategic planning we were able to achieve a great end result.
SYMBOLIC INTERACTION OF SEXUALITY AND CULTURES
Human cultures are multi-layered, ever-emergent symbolic interactions. At the core of culture lies social life. Cultures are never tight, fixed or agreed upon, but are multi-layered 'mosaics of social worlds.'
THE CIRCLE OF LIFE: SEXUALITY THROUGH EARLY LIFE STAGES
Natural and healthy sexual exploration during childhood is an information gathering process. At a very young age, children begin to explore their bodies by touching, poking, pulling, and rubbing all their body parts, including their genitals. Hence, it becomes essential for children to learn about sexuality throughout the course of their life. The more information that parents have about psycho-sexual development, the better will they be able to respond to their child's behaviours.
INDIAN NARRATIVE OF SEXUALITY: AN OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY PERSPECTIVE
Are occupational therapists, representing this diverse community, prepared to take the onus on initiating and discussing concerns of clients in this domain of intimate ADL?
Do you think we can advance similar conversations about sexual liberation? Reach out and let's see what we can do together.