Alternative lifestyles and sexuality educator
Contessa Alura is the founder and Director of the NGO Alternative Lifestyles Community Centre which provides information, education, and support for marginalized communities and alternative lifestyles. As a Sexuality Educator and BDSM/Kink expert, Alura has offered seminars, workshops, conferences, guest lectures, shows and demo's all over the world for over ten years. Her qualifications include a B.Ed from McGill University and Sexuality Educator certification from ASSECT.
She has had the pleasure of co-hosting Dr. Laurie's Alternative Sexuality series on her weekly radio program called Passions for two years, as well as presenting topics on BDSM and alternative lifestyles for McGill and Concordia University, Saint Mary's College, and more. In addition, Alura has been running the dungeon at the Salon de l'Amour for over seven years.