Meet our Advisory Board

We have assembled some of the most experienced and competent sexologists in North America as an Advisory Board for the Hersh Centre for Sexual Wellness. These people are available to us as professional resources to help us help you better. We do not work in a vacuum. The board helps us stay in touch with the latest in sex therapy and research. They are there for any of our professional, consultation needs. We are honoured that each of the following people has accepted our invitation to join us.

Charles Moser, PhD, MD

Dr. Moser is currently Professor and Chair of the Department of Sexual Medicine at the Institute for Advanced Study of Human Sexuality in San Francisco, California. He also maintains a private practice in Internal Medicine and Sexual Medicine; he is Board Certified in both Internal Medicine and as a Sexologist. He has written over 40 scientific papers, and he has served as Dr. Hersh’s medical consultant for over thirty years.

His complete CV can be found here: Charles Moser, PhD, MD Curriculum Vitae

He may be reached here: Contact Dr. Moser

Peggy J. Kleinplatz, PhD

Dr. Kleinplatz is Associate Professor of Medicine and Clinical Professor of Psychology at the University of Ottawa. She is a clinical psychologist, Board Certified in Sex Education and as a Diplomate and Supervisor of Sex Therapy. Since 1983, she has been teaching Human Sexuality at the School of Psychology, University of Ottawa, where she received the Prix d’Excellence in 2000. She is Chair of Certifications for the American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors and Therapists. She is in clinical practice and deals with sexual issues in individual, couple and group therapy. Her work focuses on optimal sexuality, eroticism and transformation, particularly in the elderly and other marginalized populations.

She may be reached at her online page: Peggy J. Kleinplatz, PhD

Seth Prosterman, PhD

Dr. Prosterman is one of the most respected clinical sexologists and psychotherapists in San Francisco, California. He has maintained a successful practice in sex therapy and relationship counselling since 1980 and has been the President of the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists. He is Board Certified by the American College of Sexologists and the American Board of Sexology and is licensed as a Marriage and Family Therapist. He has served as Dr. Hersh’s clinical consultant for over thirty-five years.

He may be reached at:

John Lambert, PhD

Dr. Lambert is a distinguished Professor Emeritus of Mohawk College and McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario. He is a Board Certified Sexologist by the American College of Sexologists. He provides an academic perspective and orientation that rounds out our centre. He taught human sexuality to physicians, psychiatrists, nursing students and others during his career of thirty seven years until he retired June, 2009. He was a well known public speaker in Southern Ontario for many years. Dr. Lambert and Dr. Hersh have been colleagues on numerous projects for over thirty-five years. They created and maintained Sexology Netline, an early entry into online, sexual information. (John Lambert 3/29/44 – 6/28/15)