Vena Blanchard, DHS
(1) 310.836.1662
(1) 760.415.4220
office in Los Angeles 

Email: Vena Blanchard




Male Sexuality
The New Male Sexuality: The Truth about Men, Sex, and Pleasure -- Bernie Zilbergeld
PE: How to Overcome Premature Ejaculation -- Helen Singer-Kaplan
Coping With Erectile Dysfunction: How to Regain Confidence and Enjoy Great Sex -- Michael Metz & Barry McCarthy
Great Sex: A Man's Guide to the Secret Principles of Total Body Sex -- Michael Castleman
She Comes First: The Thinking Man's Guide to Pleasuring a Woman -- Ian Kerner
The Book of the Penis -- Maggie Paley

Female Sexuality
Becoming Orgasmic: A Sexual & Personal Growth Program for Women, Julia Heiman & LoPiccolo
For Yourself: The Fulfillment of Female Sexuality -- Lonnie Barbach
A Woman's Guide to Overcoming Sexual Fear & Pain -- Goodwin & Agronin
A Whole Lesbian Sex Book -- Felice Newman
Lesbian Sex -- Jo Ann Loulann
Our Bodies, Our Selves -- Women’s Health Collective Boston
Sex Matters for Women: A Complete Guide to Taking Care of Your Sexual Self -- Folley, Kope & Sugrue
The Nursing Mother's Companion-- Kathleen Huggins, et al.
The Wisdom of Menopause -- Christiane Northrup
When a Women’s Body Says No to Sex: Understanding and Overcoming Vaginismus -- Linda Vallins

Sex, Love and Intimacy for Partners
Intimacy: Trusting Oneself and the Other -- Osho
Beyond Orgasm -- Marty Klein
Erotic Intelligence -- Alexandra Katehakis
Mating in Captivity: Reconciling the Erotic and the Domestic -- Esther Perel
My Secret Garden -- Nancy Friday (women's fantasies)
Forbidden Flowers -- Nancy Friday (women's fantasies)
Men in Love -- Nancy Friday (men's sexual fantasies)
Passionate Marriage: Love, Sex & Intimacy in Emotionally Committed Relationships-- David Schnarch
Sex for One: The Joy of Self-Lovig -- Betty Dodson
Secrets of Sexual Ecstasy -- Broder & Goldman
The Art of Sexual Ecstasy -- Margo Anand
The Erotic Mind -- Jack Morin
The Five Languages of Love -- Gary Chapman
The Heart and Soul of Sexuality -- Gina Ogden
The Ultimate Guide to Anal Sex for Women-- Tristan Taormino
Why Marriages Succeed or Fail -- John Gottman

Sex Education for Kids (and their parents and teachers)
Where do I come from? (for young children) -- Peter Mayle
Let’s Talk About Sex (for 9-11 year olds) -- Robbie Harris
It’s Perfectly Normal: A book about changing bodies growing up, sex and sexual health (for preteens and up) -- Robbie Harris 

Dating and Flirting
Exhibitionism for the Shy -- Carol Queen
New Ways to Meet New People -- Isadora Alman
Secrets of Sexual Body Language-- Martin Lloyd-Elliott
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Dating -- Judith Kuriansky
The Complete Idiot's Guide to the Art of Seduction -- Janet O'Neal
The Fine Art of Flirting -- Joyce Jillson
The Unofficial Guide to Dating (Again) -- Tina Tessina

Social, Cultural and Historical Perspectives
America's War on Sex --Marty Klein
Anatomy of Love -- Helen Fisher
Bonk, the curious coupling of science and sex -- Mary Roach
Gay, Straight and the Reason Why -- Simon LeVay
What's Love Got to Do With It: The evolution of human mating behavior -- Meredith Small
Why We Love: The Nature and Chemistry of Romantic Love -- Helen Fisher

Sex and Disability
The Ultimate Guide to Sex and Disability: For all of us who live with disabilities, chronic pain, and illness -- Kaufman, Silverberg, Odette
Sex and Arthritis Fact Sheet  -- Amye Leong <www.rheumatology.org/practice/clinical/.../sexandarthritis.pdf>