Dr. Charley Ferrer is a world renowned Clinical Sexologist and the FIRST Latina Doctor of Human Sexuality in the United States. She is the award winning author of BDSM The Naked Truth, BDSM for Writers, and The W.I.S.E. Journal for the Sensual Woman. She has written thirteen books on sex and self-empowerment.
Doctor Charley hosted several award nominated TV shows including: Caliente with Dr. Charley Ferrer, the first bi-lingual show on relationships and sexuality nominated for Best TV Talk Show by BronxNet in New York City in 2007 and nominated for the Alliance Community Media—Best Northeast Region Award in 2008. Her television show was the inspiration several popular shows on sexuality. The Discovery Channel even approached her wanting information on her guests and contacts so they could create their show Taboo.
Doctor Charley is the founder and Executive Director of the Institute of Pleasure whose primary mission is to provide education on relationships, mental health services to women and men, and conduct research on sexuality.
In March 2013, she was the ONLY American-Latina Sexologist invited to speak before the Chinese Sexology Association. It was the first time China opened it’s doors to sexological collaboration with other countries.
Doctor Charley is an advocate on sexual health and reform lecturing throughout the US and Latina America. She is a repeat speaker on sexual health and reform at the World Congress of Sexology and the International Congress of Medical Practitioners and Sexologist in Latin America. In July 2013, she was the only American Sexologist to be invited to speak before the populace of Falcon Venezuela. This was her third invitation to speak in Venezuela. In 2005 and 2008, she presented several lectures to physicians and mental health workers on the need to educate themselves on the special needs to alternative lifestyle practitioners.
Doctor Charley’s advocacy on sexual health, pleasure, and alternative lifestyles has earned her the reputation as a pioneer in sexuality. She has been dubbed America’s BDSM Expert for her relentless education efforts related to Dominance and submission and alternative lifestyles throughout the world; using various educational mediums such books, workshops, podcast, online workshops, and for 2014 BDSM Writers Con.
Doctor Charley has hosted several radio talk shows in both English and Spanish. She is highly sought after as the Sex Expert on several syndicated Radio & TV shows including Kiss FM–the Michael Baisden Show, Univision, and more.
No stranger to the media, Doctor Charley has been featured in several magazines including: The New York Times, Cosmo, Marie Claire, Forum, Men’s Fitness and many more. As a freelance writer, her work has appeared in various local and international newspapers, magazines and websites including El Diario La Prensa, Latina Magazine, and Fox News Latino just to name a few.
Doctor Charley conducts various self-empowerment and educational speaking engagements at Universities, Hospitals, CDC events, as well as private and non-profit organizations throughout the United States and Latin America. She has been an Adjunct Professor at Rutgers University, Centralia Community College, and lecturing professor in many others.
She is the founder and Executive Director of the Institute of Pleasure whose primary mission is to provide education on relationships, mental health services to women and men, and conduct research on sexuality. Doctor Charley is a repeat speaker on sexual health and reform at the World Congress of Sexology and the International Congress of Medical Practitioners and Sexologist in Latin America. She’s also spoken before the Chinese Sexology Association in 2013.
She was recognized as one of the Groundbreaking Latina in 2006 for her work in Sex Education & Health.
To schedule an interview or to have her as a guest speaker at your event, please contact us. For immediate responses call: (718) 916-4124
Books by Dr. Charley Ferrer
The Latina Kama Sutra
The W.I.S.E. Journal for the Sensual Woman
The Passionate Latina: In Our Own Words
Sex con Sabor Latina (A play)
BDSM The Naked Truth
BDSM for Writers
La Latina Kama Sutra
Para La Mujer Sensual
30 Shades of Kink
Sexploring: 30-Days to a Better Sex Life
Body & Soul: An Intimate Look at African-American Men’s Sexuality
Sex Repairs: For Women The Latin Lover: The Truth About Religion, Sex, & Machismo