Sex Positive Counseling

Browse these websites to search for local and/or remote sex positive counseling options.

Therapy Den

Search by your zip code, then use the filters to narrow the results. Filters include Body Positive/Health at Every Size, Sex Positive/Kink Friendly, Trans Competent, Queer Competent, Sex Worker Positive, Open Relationships/Non Monogamy,

National Coalition for Sexual Freedom: Kink and Poly Aware Professionals Directory

A detailed online directory. Search options include Kink, Poly, or Swinger awareness levels. Search by country, zip code, city, or remote/online options. 

Poly Friendly Professionals Directory

Click the Psychotherapists - Licensed or Registered option and find your state in the list.

Psychology Today

An extensive list of therapists. Search by zip code. There are no clear sex positive filters, so reading each therapists description is necessary. 

Pride Counseling 

Professional online counseling for the LGTBQ community. Answer questions about yourself and get matched to a therapist.

7 Cups

An online space for emotional support. Free online chatting with volunteers (active listeners willing to hold space as you share) as well as group chat rooms are available here. 

STD/STI Testing
Contact these Kansas City area organizations for testing. Stay safe!

Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood utilizes a sliding income based pay scale. Have your insurance information, a pay stub, or other proof of income ready when you call or visit. Planned Parenthood policies do require them to inform you of the cost before treating you. They are gender inclusive. Appointments can be made online or over the phone.

Planned Parenthood : Northland
2900 NE 60th St Suite 100, Gladstone, MO 64119

Planned Parenthood : Independence Health Center

815 N Noland Rd #6, Independence MO, 64050

Planned Parenthood : Patty Brous Health Center

1001 Emanual Cleaver II Blvd. Kansas City, MO, 641110

Planned Parenthood : Comprehensive Health Center

4401 W 109th Street #100 #100 Overland Park, KS, 66211

KC Care Clinic

A detailed online directory. Search KC Care utilizes a sliding income based pay scale. Have your insurance information, a pay stub, or other proof of income ready when you call or visit. Appointments are made over the phone.(Their Midtown location offers walk in testing Monday through Friday.)

KC Care : Northeast

4601 Independence Ave, Kansas City, MO 64124

KC Care : Crossroads

1600 Baltimore Ave, Kansas City, MO 64108

KC Care : Midtown

3515 Broadway Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64111

Other Sex Positive Resources

These are other sex positive organizations that we have vetted and love! Looking for more events? Cool groups? Educational pages to follow? Some of these organizations are based in Kansas City, while others have helpful online resources. 

Samsara Temple


Founded by KC friends who have been involved with Temple Scarlet from the start, Samsara Temple is another wonderful place to find safe sacred sexuality events! Samsara Temple currently offers rituals on each of the 8 Sabbats in the Pagan Wheel of the Year, as well as play parties and sex positive classes/workshops.


Open the Doors Sex Coaching



INSTAGRAM: @openthedoorskc

TIKTOK: @coachkristen

Kristen Thomas is a Certified Sex Coach and Clinical Sexologist in Kansas City. Her "Keep Them Coming" podcast and social media pages offer fantastic sexual education facts that you've not heard before, in an entertaining way. 

The Gorgon Network


INSTAGRAM: @gorgonnetwork

TIKTOK: @thegorgonnetwork

The Gorgon Network's social media pages offer helpful bits of education about consent and keeping events/groups/communities/yourself safe from sexual predators. 


Temple Scarlet depends completely on volunteers and helpful community members.

Information about KC local spiritual or sexual health resources is always appreciated. Knowledgeable folks who will teach classes or lead workshops are always needed! If you have something to offer or simply want to support this sacred work please send a message.

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