Name: Catherine Toyooka
Gender & pronouns: Female/she
Birth year: 1971
Race/Ethnic Origin: Mixed race-Japanese American & German American
What do you do?: Flirting coach, dating coach, hands-off sexuality educator, sexuality speaker
Job title: Human Sexuality Specialist, CEO/founder Catherine Coaches
Focus/specialty: HIV/STI prevention, Prevention for positives, Comprehensive sexuality education
Credentials, awards, recognitions, etc.: Advanced CHOW (Community Health Outreach Worker) in California
Multiple award-winning sex blogger
Top 30 dating coaches in San Francisco
Real life experience: : 6 years working as the Program Director for a peer-based non profit serving HIV positive youth. 13 years as a sexuality speaker. Pioneered online outreach as a way of decreasing HIV/STI within the young LGBTQIQ community.
Anything else people should know about you?: I love creating safe spaces for people to explore their sexuality. I'm a fierce ally to the LGTBQIQ community. Being half Asian, I work very well with the Asian Pacific Islander community. I'm super anally fixated and one of my most popular workshops deals with body image for people of color.
Location info: 2225 E. Bayshore Road Suite 200, Palo Alto, CA 94303 USA
Phone: (408) 507-6679
Where esle can people find you and your work?:blog.catherinecoaches.com
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