Marissa Nelson

Marissa Nelson is the CEO of IntimacyMoons & Fertility Haven. Marissa is a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist, Certified Sex Therapist (CST) by the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors, and Therapists (AASECT). She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Sociology and a Minor in Communications from Florida State University and holds a Master’s in Marriage & Family Therapy from Drexel University where she received the Department of Family Therapy Service Award. Marissa also pursued post-graduate studies, receiving a Certificate in Sexual Health & Sex Therapy from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, and a Master’s in Education Entrepreneurship from The University of Pennsylvania. She is a Wharton VIP-C Fellow, and 2022-2023 Wharton Women’s Circle Co-Facilitator. She is a Third-party Reproductive Therapist, Corporate Mental Health Consultant, and a sought after Sex & Relationship Expert. Marissa conducts speaking engagements and workshops, and has been featured in over150 TV, Radio and Print media spots. Notable appearances include The New York Times, Self, Vice, CNN Health, Women’s Health, Condé Nast Traveler, Huffington Post, Martha Stewart Weddings, Netflix, Glamour, The New Yorker, The Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, and Madame Noire. Marissa Nelson, is a Clinical Member of The American Association of Marriage & Family Therapists(AAMFT), American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors, and Therapists (AASECT), The American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), The Association of Black Sexologists and Clinicians (ABSC) and holds a certificate in Divorce Mediation & Conflict Resolution. Marissa is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha, Sorority Incorporated, and lives with her husband and sweet little daughter in Washington, D.C.