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Meet the Author: Al Vernacchio

Author Bio and Details

Al Vernacchio is a high school sexuality educator and English teacher at Friends' Central School in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania. A human sexuality educator for more than twenty years, Al lectures and offers workshops throughout the country. His work was the feature of a 2011 New York Times Magazine cover story, and his blog, "For Goodness Sex," can be found on psychologytoday.com. Al lives in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Books by Al Vernacchio

For Goodness Sex

Changing the Way We Talk to Teens About Sexuality, Values, and Health

Book cover image: For Goodness Sex: Changing the Way We Talk to Teens About Sexuality, Values, and Health

Renowned sex educator Al Vernacchio offers a ground-breaking resource for parents and teens who are navigating the highly complex and confusing sexual life of young adulthood. Combining his firsthand experience as a progressive sex educator in the classroom with his expertise in the academic realm, For Goodness Sex is a game-changing guide for young people and parents that combines sensitivity, education, and a judgement-free approach to…  More »