About Naomi

“I was initially drawn to this work out of a strong desire to improve what I determined to be an inadequate sexual health education and relationship curriculum in Australia.”

Naomi Hutchings
BA MHsc (Sexual Health)

Naomi Hutchings

Clinical Sexologist
BA MHsc (Sexual Health)

Educational Qualifications

Post Graduate Diploma

Counselling, University of New England

In progress

Masters of Health Science

Sexual Health, University of Sydney 2010

Bachelor of Arts Degree

(Double major Women’s Studies & Politics), Adelaide University 2000

Certificate IV in Training and Assessment

Tabor College 2014


  • 2019Bessel Van Der Kolk

    Trauma, Neuroscience and the Evolving Therapy of Traumatised Children and Adults

    Brisbane, Australia

  • 2018Gottman Couples Therapy Training Level 1

    Bridging the Couples Chasm

    Adelaide, South Australia

  • 2016Australasian Sexual Health Conference (ASHA)


    Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia

  • 201522nd Annual Congress for the WAS

    World Association of Sexual Health Conference

    WAS, Suntec Stadium, Singapore

  • 2014Working Together: Promoting Healthy Sex Lives

    Australian Institute Sexual Health Medicine (AISHM) Conference

    Melbourne, Australia

  • 2014Dr Marty Klien Symposium

    (3 days) Addressing Infidelity: Skills for Psychotherapy and Couples Counselling. Dr.Marty Klien (San Francisco), Sex Therapy New Zealand

    Auckland New Zealand

  • 2013Dr Marty Klien Intakes and first sessions

    Dr.Marty Klien (San Francisco)

    Sex Therapist, Webinar

  • 2013Dr Marty Klien Diagnosis and treatment of sexual issues

    Dr.Marty Klien (San Francisco)

    Sex Therapist, Webinar

  • 2012Dr Marty Klien When sex gets complicated

    Infidelity, pornography and cyber sex Dr.Marty Klien (San Francisco) ASSERT workshop

    Adelaide, South Australia

  • 2011Safe Schools Coalition Training

    Supporting gender and sexual diversity in schools

    Safe Schools Coalition, Victoria

  • 2010Health in Difference

    National LGBT Health Alliance Australia

    Sydney, New South Wales

  • 2008Shine SA Focus School

    Teacher Training

    Shine SA, Woodville, Adelaide

  • 2008Shine SA

    Pleasure Forum

    Shine SA, Woodville, Adelaide

  • 2008Understanding and Responding to Young People’s Self Harm

    Tabor Christian College

    Adelaide, South Australia

  • 2008Shine SA

    Youth Mental Health First Aid

    Shine SA, Woodville, Adelaide

  • 2008Shine SA

    Pleasure Forum

    Shine SA, Woodville, Adelaide

  • 2007Shine SA

    SA Pregnancy Choices Training

    Shine SA, Woodville, Adelaide

  • 2007The Effects of Domestic Violence on Children

    Central Eastern Domestic Violence Service

    Adelaide, South Australia

  • 2007Sexual Expression & Exploration Training

    for Youth Workers

    Shine SA, Woodville, Adelaide

  • 2006Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander

    Women’s Sexual Health Course for Workers

    Shine SA, Kensington, Adelaide