DR KAREN GURNEY
Dr Karen Gurney is a highly specialised clinical psychologist and certified psychosexologist , and is a recognised national expert in the theory and practice of therapy around all aspects of sexual wellbeing and function. She is currently Lead Psychosexual Therapist at 56 Dean Street (Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust), as well as Director of The Havelock Clinic, an independent sexual problems service based on Harley Street and in The City of London. Dr Gurney has written for and been featured in publications such as The Times, Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan andRefinery29. She is a TEDx speaker, and regularly appears in radio, TV and podcasts. She is also the UK ambassador for www.thepornconversation.org - a not-for-profit initiative set up by Erika Lust designed to help parents and carers talk to young people about porn use. Her first book Mind The Gap: the truth about desire and how to futureproof your sex life was published in March 2020 by Headline. She lives in East London with her wife and two sons.