Tanya Koens

is a pleasure activist, a sex geek, a sensualist and a passionate advocate for quality relationships and communication skills.  With thousands of hours of clinical experience and having studied under some of the world leaders in sex education, Tanya is one of the leading lights in sex and relationships in Australia … she gives people language to tackle sensitive subjects and believes that a healthy sex life has positive impacts in all areas of life.  She works across self esteem, anxiety, trauma, diversity, inclusivity, relating and sex.  Non-judgemental and easy to talk to, she can help you achieve the pleasure, love and style of relating that you seek.

 To see what clients say about Tanya click  here

To see what clients say about Tanya click here

 November is all about orgasms!  Tune into FBI radio every second Monday at 9.15am to catch Tanya and Bridie Tanner

November is all about orgasms!
Tune into FBI radio every second Monday at 9.15am to catch Tanya and Bridie Tanner

FBi Radio - lets talk about sex podcast

Tanya is the resident sexologist and pleasure activist on FBi Radio.  Catch Tanya every second Monday at 9.20am on Mornings with Bridie Tanner  for Lets Talk About Sex on FBi Radio 94.5fm in Sydney or www.fbiradio.com.

If you miss a show you can catchup and listen to our dedicated segment podcast.

  I had a chat to the wonderful Heba Shaheed on her podcast Bellies, Bits and Babies about painful sex, sex after birth and tips for exhausted mums. Have a listen  here .


I had a chat to the wonderful Heba Shaheed on her podcast Bellies, Bits and Babies about painful sex, sex after birth and tips for exhausted mums. Have a listen here.

 Why do some people have painful sex? And what can they do about it? Tanya gives ideas in this article for ABC Life

Why do some people have painful sex? And what can they do about it? Tanya gives ideas in this article for ABC Life

 Affairs and infidelity don't have to mean the end for a relationship — ABC Life asked me for some ways to work through an affair

Affairs and infidelity don't have to mean the end for a relationship — ABC Life asked me for some ways to work through an affair

 ABC Life asked me for tips on asking for what you want in the bedroom and how consent can make that sexy.

ABC Life asked me for tips on asking for what you want in the bedroom and how consent can make that sexy.

the wheel of consent

Tanya joined Nat Tencic on the Hook Up on October 28 to talk about Betty Martin’s Wheel of Consent, what different types of touch mean, and how it can bring you even more pleasure in the bedroom.

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Tanya did a special show with nat tencic on The Hook Up on Triple j

Nat Tencic and Tanya cover the large and important topic of consent.  

We chatted about pleasure, the difficulties in asking for what you want, different types of touch and interaction, how consent can not only keep you safe but also give you so much more pleasure in life.

Have a listen to the podcasts below (Tanya features in Parts 2 and 3)

Consent Part 1: How To Pick Up in the #MeToo era 

Consent Part 2: Enthusiastic consent

Consent Part 3: Alcohol & lessons from BDSM 

 Tanya talked about the Wheel of Consent and how consent can help people in long term relationships experience more pleasure.  You can listen  here .  Tanya joined the Life Matters show to discuss intimacy in long term relationships. You can listen  here .

Tanya talked about the Wheel of Consent and how consent can help people in long term relationships experience more pleasure. You can listen here.

Tanya joined the Life Matters show to discuss intimacy in long term relationships. You can listen here.

Ladies we need to talk
@ all about women

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The orgasm gap

Yumi Style, Dr Melissa Kang, Tanya Koens and Nakkiah Lui panel discussion

Live 4 March and Podcast 17 July

We look at statistics that show 95% of heterosexual men have an orgasm every time, 87% of gay men, 83% of lesbians and only 65% of heterosexual women.  We chat about societal norms, sex education, pleasure and relationships.  It’s a fun chat and you can listen here.

Media SExpert

Tanya is a regular on Macquarie Radio Lifestyle shows: The Good Life with Jono Coleman, Lifestyle Overnight with David Prior, Lifestyle Mornings with Tim Webster & Dee Dee, Talking Relationships with Jono Coleman. Tanya also appears on ABC Radio's Nightlife with Philip Clark and Triple J, The Hook Up and Hack. She has also appeared on 2SER's program Digital Thinking. Click the images above for her latest podcasts or articles. You can hear all of her podcasts > here> .

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FORTHCOMING Workshops

Tanya is preparing  a number of workshops for 2018 and a program will be up soon.  Watch out for:
- Intimate discussions for professionals
- Working with couples with desire discrepancy
- Hugging
- Kissing
- The Wheel of Consent
- Female sexuality groups
- Orgasmic Yoga
- How to be a good lover

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Surry Hills Therapy is an inclusive practice where all sexualities, sexual expressions and practices are welcome.