Marilyn Volker, sexuality educator for the past thirty six (37) years, is a Diplomat of the American Board of Sexology and an Associate Fellow of The American Academy of Clinical Sexologists. She sits on the faculty of three South Florida universities – University of Miami, Florida International University, and St. Thomas University. She currently hosts a daily live call-in radio show “SEX WITH MARILYN” on Serious Lime 114.
Dr. Volker trains counselors to become sex therapists through the Florida Post-Graduate Sex Therapy Training Institute and sits on doctoral committees for The Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Sexology for Sex Therapists. She has served as sexuality consultant for a variety of addiction/trauma treatment facilities state and nationwide and has written many articles for publications addressing sexuality issues in recovery. Dr. Volker teaches in the sexuality programs for three medical schools – University of Miami, Ross University and Florida International University.
She began her career teaching deaf children and continues to serve as sexuality consultant to a variety of special education programs, organizations, and community groups addressing body changes, diseases, and disabilities. Her doctoral video and facilitator’s guide, SEXUALITY: A Process in Decision-Making, highlighted eight deaf students from the Miami area.
Dr. Volker received her training from the Institute for Advanced Study of Human Sexuality, San Francisco, California. Marilyn (former minister’s daughter/former minister’s wife) and her husband David have 4 children and 9 grandchildren. She was honored as one of six South Florida “Women of Impact” during Women’s History Month, March, 2002 and was chosen as one of the 2010 American Red Cross Sara Hopkins Woodruff Spectrum Awards for Women.
Her passion in life is to invite all people from nursery school to nursing homes to learn information about their one and only body – honoring public and private parts – by always being SAFE – physically, emotionally, and sexually!
Phone Number: (305) 793-4793