As a respected commentator in Australian media, Tanya is a go to voice for all things sex, pleasure and relating. She has been describe as one of the most ‘woke’ commentators in the Australian press.

She is a regular on Triple J’s The Hook Up and does a fortnightly segment on FBI Radio - Let’s Talk About Sex, as the station’s resident sexologist and pleasure activist.

Tanya also writes regularly for ABC Life.

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Tanya was interviewed by national radio station Triple J about break up sex.  

Print and Online


Is it cheating if you have fantasies while you are having sex? Tanya answers this question for ABC Life - Jul 2019

ABC Life Matters and News asked Tanya what she thought about New York Philospher Jeanne Proust’s view that too much talk about sex has been a negative thing. Tanya disagreed - Jul 2019

Tanya talked to Whimn about being voluntarily celebate, or VolCel - Jul 2019

ABC Life had a chat to me about ‘micro-cheating’ and what it as all about - Jun 2019

Whimn interview me about choking during sex and why it is so controversial. - May 2019

An ABC Life reader wrote and asked for help because they never feel like sex - May 2019

I had a chat to Whimn about sapiosexulity - is it a turn on or is it ableist and snobbery? - May 2019

What happens when you don’t feel like sex in your long term relationship? Tanya writes about limerence, spontaneous and responsive desire in relationships for ABC Life -Apr 2019

ABC Life asked me if you friends-with-benefits arrangement without getting caught up in the feelings - Mar 2019

What should you do if your partner loses his erection and starts avoiding sex? Tanya answers a reader’s question for ABC Life - Feb 2019


What to do when sex gets routine - Tanya writes for ABC Life - Dec 2018

Sex shouldn’t be endured - why 1 in 5 people women experience painful sex, Tanya explains for ABC Life - Nov 2018

Tanya writes for ABC Life on navigating your relationship after infidelity - Nov 2018

ABC Life asked me for recommendations on how to ask for what you want in the bedroom and how consent can make that sexier - Oct 2018

Babyology had me in for a chat on their podcast and a quick article on three important tips for sex for mums - Oct 2018

Marie Claire had a chat to me about pansexuality - Sep 2018

ABC news featured the Intimacy in Long Term Relationships podcast - Aug 2018

Vice had a chat to me about Death Grip Syndrome and idiosyncratic masturbation styles in men and women - Mar 2018

Cosmopolitan Magazine asked Tanya what she thought about The Impact of 50 Shades of Grey

Triple J wrote an article all about Jizz and asked Tanya some questions - Feb 2018


How Therapists Treat Young Men with 'Porn-Induced' Erectile Dysfunction - Buzz Feed - Sep 2017

Tanya coaches a journalist on how to lower the Orgasm Gap, fun article full of tips - Marie Claire August 2017

Five Things A Sex Therapist Wants You To Know - Tanya gives her tips, Now To Love - May 2017

Tanya spoke to ABC Health and gave them some tips on reigniting the spark in your long term relationship


Discussing female orgasms with Kidspot - July 2016

Tanya chatted with Women's Health Magazine about Technology Zapping you Sex Life - May 2016

Tanya discusses setting boundaries in this article on toxic people for Hijacked magazine

Valentines Weekend Resident Sexologist at The Old Clare Hotel - Executive Style, Feb 2016


Looking into the different types of Asexuality - Sydney Star Observer Magazine, Oct 2015

7 Things Sex Therapists Wish You Knew - Cleo, Oct 2015

Can your marriage be saved? - Feature Article in Australian Women's Weekly magazine on couples seeking therapy.

Lets Tech It On - Feature Article in Women's Health magazine on technology and sex.


Happy Wife, Happy Life - comments for Nine MSM Article on happiness in relationships

Sex and Foreplay - interview for University of Sydney blog, prior to speaking at Radical Consent & Sex Day - September 2014

Are You A Sex Addict? - News Limited - May, 2014

What is Pansexual? - News Limited - May, 2014


12 Tips for Seriously Better Sex - Prevention Magazine, October, 2013

Low Libido, What To Do? - Better Health Magazine 

Is spontaneous sex possible with kids? - Family Health Magazine, February, 2013 

How Can I Increase My Libido for InShape Health, 2013

The Art of Foreplay - for InShape Health, 2013 (scroll to last entry)

Putting the X back into sex - for InShape Health, 2013 (scroll to last entry)

Fantasty vs Reality - for InShape Health, 2013 (scroll to last entry)


Hurt not so good - Tanya discusses painful sex with Georgia Clark

The Girls Make Love - Extensive interview with Tanya on what its like to be a sex therapist


Cosmopolitan Sex Survey, November, 2011

Lubricant sex tip - Prevention Magazine, July, 2011

Tips for Seriously Better Sex - Prevention Magazine, April, 2011

Sex phobias you're happy you don't have - Cosmopolitan,  February, 2011


Lust in Translation: Tanya discusses female desire - Marie Claire - Nov 2010

Friends with Benefits - Tanya was featured in Cleo - October, 2010

Bad sex (and why you might be having it.) Cleo - February, 2010

Virginity and sexual experience - Cleo - June, 2010 

Sexual Compatibility - Cosmopolitan - January, 2010


The Cosmopolitan Sex Survey - Cosmopolitan, November, 2009

Women and sex - Notebook Magazine, August, 2009

Top health tip for females - Cleo, July, 2009

Slow Sex - Cleo, June, 2009

Keeping sex alive in relationships - Cosmopolitan, February, 2009

Tanya was interviewed by national radio station Triple J about break up sex.  

Is childbirth the death of our sex life? - My Child, Issue 6