I focus my work on helping folks navigate sex and depression on their own and with their partners so that everyone feels supported and safe.
JoEllen is a writer, speaker, researcher, and mental health advocate who explores the impact of depression on sex and relationships. Since 2012, she has written about sex, mental health, and how none of us are broken on her award-winning site redheadbedhead.com. JoEllen has led workshops nationwide on sexual communication, navigating consent, having casual sex kindly, and dating as an introvert. Check out her video series on attending conferences as an introvert and her extensive writing on sex and depression. JoEllen has spoken at Clark College, University of Chicago, University of Tennessee, Woodhull's Sexual Freedom Summit, and the Playground Conference.