Gabrielle Morrissey Hansen
Human sexuality and relationship expert
Dr Gabrielle Morrissey Hansen is a human sexuality and relationship expert since 1990. In addition to her distinguished academic qualifications in the field, Dr Gabrielle has extensive media experience in television, radio and magazines. She is the author of the internationally successful books: Spicy Sex (also known as A Year of Spicy Sex), Urge (also known as Hot Secrets for Great Sex) and Sex in the Time of Generation X. Her books have been translated in multiple languages across Europe.
Dr Gabrielle travels the world delivering sexuality workshops and speaking at various events, and is a much sought after human sexuality and relationship expert for many corporate organizations, including YPO (Young Presidents Organization).
She is renowned for her interesting and humorous presentations, and can present on a variety of topics dealing with relationships, sexual health, function, fulfilment, expression, satisfaction and the spectrum of human sexuality in general.
Her dynamic style and outstanding knowledge base has earned her a stellar reputation internationally.
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Dr Gabrielle is in the rare position of being a media-sure expert in human sexuality and relationships, with graduate training and experience specifically in sex education and therapy, and relationship communication. She received her Masters in Human Sexuality Education from the University of Pennsylvania and her Ph.D. in Human Sexuality/Health Science from Curtin University of Technology in Perth, Western Australia.
From 60 Minutes (Australia) to Big Brother (Australia), The Today Show (Australia) and Sunrise (Australia), to The Tyra Banks Show (New York), Urban Rush (Vancouver) to The Salon (London) Gabrielle has appeared on every major broadcast station in Australia, as well as numerous international broadcast shows in the US, UK and Canada.
She writes columns for newspapers and health websites in Australia and New Zealand (NineMSN) and contributes to magazines around the world, predominantly in the UK, US and Australia. Dr Gabrielle’s sex and dating column in the Body+Soul lift out of News Ltd papers in Australia is syndicated nationally. Her regional APN newspaper column, LoveLife, syndicated across Queensland and New South Wales, has been printed every week since February 2005.
Dr Gabrielle has been on the radio waves in many countries, for many years, including Australia, Canada, the UK and the US, including Sirius radio in New York. She has co-hosted shows on the ABC as well as on the FM dial and hosted her own radio show on love, sex, dating and relationships, The Naked Truth, for several years in Perth which is now a national show, airing across Australia Sunday nights from 10pm to midnight. www.nakedtruth.fm
Dr Gabrielle’s academic work has included an Assistant Professorship teaching Love, Sex and Relationships at Bond University, Adjunct Associate Professor at Southern Cross University, lecturing at the University of California, Santa Barbara and the University of Pennsylvania, and also heading the Human Sexuality program at Curtin University in Western Australia, running both the undergraduate and graduate programs, which included launching the world’s first Master of Forensic Sexology program, which has attracted international awards, attention and respect.