Eric Sprankle, PsyD, LP
Dr. Eric Sprankle is an Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology and Co-Director of the Sexuality Studies program at Minnesota State University, Mankato. He is also a licensed clinical psychologist in the state of Minnesota, and an AASECT-certified sex therapist affiliated with the Minnesota Sexual Health Institute. Dr. Sprankle received his doctorate in clinical psychology from Xavier University and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Minnesota Medical School's Program in Human Sexuality. He currently leads the Sexual Health Research Team at Minnesota State examining sex work stigma, the effects of sexually explicit material, older adult sexuality, secular sexuality, and the intersections of sexual health and genital piercings.
When not engaged in scholarly pursuits, Dr. Sprankle religiously reads Edgar Allan Poe, watches horror movies, listens to Marilyn Manson, and tries to telepathically communicate with his cats, Lucy and Mina.
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