Ellen Friedrichs is a health educator, writer, and mom of three. For the past ten years, Ellen has been the coordinator of health education at a middle and high school in Brooklyn. She is also a lecturer in the health sciences department at Brooklyn College, where she teaches human sexuality. She has written for Everyday Feminism, ran Live About’s LGBT+ teens site, answered teen sex questions for Planned Parenthood, and blogged about sex education for gURL.com. Find more of her writing here, and follow her on twitter @ellenkatef.