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Self Consent with ‘Sex Positive Asian Auntie’ Jayda Shuavarnnnasri

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A survivor-centered workshop that teaches attendees how to be in a conSENSUAL relationship with their own body. This workshop utilizes the “Yes-to-No Spectrum of Consent” as a model of practice. Attendees will be guided through mindfulness exercises that will teach them how to identify when their body is saying “yes”, “no”, or something in between.

We will use food as a vehicle to help us learn self-consent. Please have two different candles and/or snacks (anything consumable that is available around you is fine, even if it’s water.

All registered attendees at the event will be emailed a copy of Jayda Shuavarnnasri’s eBook From a Place of Love

All student attendees that stay at the event 45 minutes or longer will be entered to win a $50 VISA gift card. Thirteen students at random will be selected and will be emailed after the event with directions to claim the prize.  


Who can attend?

This event is open to all, including individuals who are not affiliated with Columbia University.

Register on Zoom.

About Jayda Shuavarnnnasri

Jayda Shuavarnnnasri is a queer Southeast Asian sexuality & relationship educator and artist. Also known as “Sex Positive Asian Auntie”, she helps liberate folks from sexual shame by creating space for authentic conversations about sexuality, relationships, identity and healing. The topics that arouse her most are sexual exploration, identity, transformative justice, and creating relationships outside of the convention mold. She is also the producer of Auntie’as Altar, a stream of consciousness podcast where she shares personal stories of navigating non-monogamy, relationships, and sexuality.

Columbia Health makes every effort to accommodate individuals with disabilities. If you require accommodations to attend this event, contact Disability Services at 212-854-2388 or disability@columbia.edu at least 5 days in advance of the event. 

Event Contact Information:
Columbia Health Sexual Violence Response


Apr 09 2024


12:00 pm - 1:30 pm


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