Academic Resources for BDSM: information on research into BDSM and alternative sexuality.
Domestic Violence Resources: If you are the victim of domestic violence or abuse, there are resources available. BDSM is not domestic violence. The key to BDSM is informed consent-both parties have agreed to what will happen. If you have to apologize, you did not have consent. APEX does not endorse any kind of non-consentual violence or abuse.
Please contact the National Coalition for Sexual Freedom for:
Incident Reporting & Response was created to provide assistance to individuals and groups within the BDSM, swinging and poly communities who are experiencing discrimination or need assistance because of their interests and activities.
The Kink Aware Professionals Directory (KAP) is a service offered by NCSF dedicated to providing the community with a listing of psychotherapeutic, medical, legal and other professionals who have stated that they are knowledgeable about and sensitive to diverse expressions of sexuality.