JPS Vol 4 Issue 2 now available!

New publications exploring the myth of the history of the vibrator; gender, stress, and BDSM practice; and social and emotional intelligence in BDSM are now available for free at Journal of Positive Sexuality! More articles are coming later in 2018-early 2019. Get...

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First issue of 2018 now available!

Volume 4 of Journal of Positive Sexuality is now ready and available! Our first issue of 2018 features three interesting articles. First we have a manuscript from the University of Western Australia that explores the potential for BDSM to instruct the law and others...

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Research looking for participants

My name is Paulina Ha, and I am a doctoral student in clinical psychology at John F. Kennedy University in Pleasant Hill,CA. I am conducting a study Asian American’s experience of the BDSM community. If you are over 18, Asian American, and identify as part of the BDSM...

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Volume 3, Issue 3 now available!

The last issue for 2017 is now online! This issue features a position statement opposing the addiction model in relation to sex and pornography from three prominent sex positive organizations: Center for Positive Sexuality, National Coalition for Sexual Freedom, and...

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Welcome to our new Editor!

Dr. Breanne Fahs from Arizona State University recently joined the Journal of Positive Sexuality Editorial Board. Her publication history of positive sexuality topics encouraged us to reach out, and we are very pleased to have her work with us. Breanne Fahs is...

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Volume 3, Issue 2 now available!

New original articles! Read about the experiences and support of Tennessee Black men who have sex with men, how our early attachments may affect our later sexual relationships, and how undergraduates feel about the ownership and use of sex dolls. Taking submissions of...

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Call for Papers – Critiquing Sex and Porn Addiction Models

For our Fall issue of Journal of Positive Sexuality, we are specifically looking for manuscripts that critique sex and porn addiction. All manuscripts should be submitted no later than August 1 for review. Shorter manuscripts are preferred, but we will accept some...

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Volume 3, Issue 1 of JPS now available!

Volume 3 of Journal of Positive Sexuality has arrived!  Check out what’s on the menu: Our first article is accompanied by an audio piece and explores the audio-documentary format as an ideal way to deliver in-depth, intimate and informative sex positive discussion. ...

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Happy 2nd Anniversary!

Today is the second anniversary of Journal of Positive Sexuality. Many thanks to our incredible, internationally renowned editorial board.We're always interested in innovative, sex positive manuscripts. Please check our submission guidelines. Our third volume is...

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JPS Vol 2 Issue 3 Now Available!

The Editors of Journal of Positive Sexuality are happy to post the final issue for this year. This special issue contains a few longer articles. Enjoy exploring sexual vampire feeding, BDSM pre-scene negotiation, scene-drop after BDSM play, and what college students...

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