Associate Professor Anne Mitchell is Manager of the Community Liaison and Education Unit with the Australian Research Centre In Sex, Health and Society at La Trobe University in Melbourne. She has a background in teaching and adult education and has been working in the field of sexuality education, sexual health and STI prevention for nearly 15 years. She is co-author of the book Youth, AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Diseases (1997, Routledge)
Her work includes the production of the national curriculum materials Talking Sexual Health which includes a parents’ guide. She is a parent of four adult children.