Qualified Sex Therapist Reigniting Women's Sex Lives Across Australia

My name is Vanessa Tarfon and I am a qualified Sex Therapist, with a Masters in HIV, STIs and Sexual Health from the University of Sydney. My mission is to reawaken the sex lives of mums and women during the menopause transition across Australia.

Authentic Awareness strives to...


Educate and empower ALL women to take control and treasure their sensuality.


Revamp connections to enjoy pleasure and emotionally-charged interactions.


Ignite sexual health discussions. Birth trauma and menopause are not barriers to satisfaction.

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Free Report

Mama’s Sex Survey

If you’re  a mother, partner to a mother, work with mothers or expecting a baby this report is essential for you!


Discover the facts about mothers’ sex lives.

Free Fact Sheet

Pelvic Organ Prolapse and Sex

Frustrated with how POP has ruined your relationship and intimacy? Grab your FREE Fact Sheet answering your top concerns about how to get your intimacy back on track.

Authentic Awareness Courses & Products

Mama’s Sensual Safari Course

Have you lost your sex drive and self-identity since having kids? Is it taking a toll on your relationship and energy?


This postpartum sensual revival course is for you!


The Mama’s Sensual Safari takes an all-inclusive, holistic approach to reclaim your identity and body image, and boost low sex drive and partner connection.


Antenatal Class - Relationships After Birth

Did you know relationships change after having a baby? Work smarter not harder through the parenthood transition.

A 30 minute online relationships antenatal class jam-packed with the most important information and research about 

postpartum relationships and sex. Carefully condensed and presented to you by a Sex Therapist in the comfort and privacy of your own home.

Got Any Questions? Get In Touch!

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