Entries by Leya

Pineapple Support Connects 5K Performers to Mental Health Services

Pineapple Support has announced the organization has now connected over 5,000 adult performers to mental health services globally. “This is a significant milestone,” Founder Leya Tanit said. “When I began as an adult performer, sex-positive and stigma-free support for mental health was extremely rare and difficult to find. In the past three years, we worked […]

Pondering Modern Life – A Poem

Am I old fashioned For wanting to date one person at a time Without wondering how many other people they’re seeing At the same time? Am I old fashioned For wanting to feel special? For wanting to feel seen? For wanting to feel safe? written by Liza Belle

5 Benefits of Therapy

Talk therapy is a safe space for open and honest dialogue between you and your therapist. While the overall goal is to identify and talk about issues causing your distress, therapy goes a bit deeper than that. For a long time now, therapy has been a consistent guiding light for me. Therapy helped me transition […]

Pineapple Support to Host ‘Family Conflict’ Support Group

Pineapple Support will provide a free, online, six-week support group with a focus on family conflict led by counselor Steven Mollura, LPC, LMHC, beginning Tuesday, July 6 at 1 p.m. (PDT). The series will focus on “the unique stressors related to adult entertainment on performers and family members,” says Mollura. “We provide a safe place […]

MobiusPay Joins Pineapple Support as a Sponsor

MobiusPay has joined over 60 adult businesses and organizations in committing funds and resources to Pineapple Support. “Ultimately, mental health is essential to wellbeing,” MobiusPay Founder and President Mia said. “The work Pineapple Support is doing is important for the support of the community we have served for over a decade and I’m pleased to […]

Inaugural ‘Pineapples United’ Meeting to Convene Thursday

LOS ANGELES — Pineapple Support will host the inaugural virtual meeting of its Pineapples United membership club Thursday at 12 p.m. (PDT). A rep noted the meeting will bring together all Pineapples United members with staff and board members to discuss how the organization can continue to provide the best possible support and resources to […]

Pineapple Support, XLoveCam to Host ‘Restorative Yoga Workshop’

Pineapple Support will host a free online Restorative Yoga Workshop sponsored by XLoveCam. The online event, led by yoga teacher Eliza Belle, will take place on World Yoga Day, June 21, at 11 a.m. (PDT). XloveCam CEO Patrick Konings explained his company “supports the actors of the adult entertainment sector in their wellbeing and cares […]

Kellie Marsh Joins Pineapple Support as Operations, Logistics Community Chair

Pineapple Support has announced the appointment of Kellie Marsh as Operations and Logistics Community Chair. Marsh succeeds Lane Farin, who recently stepped down as Vice President and Company Secretary. “The wonderful Lane Farin is leaving the team at Pineapple Support and we want to extend our gratitude for everything she’s done for the organization,” Founder Leya Tanit said. […]

Pineapple Support Launches Fundraising Competition For Mental Health Month

Pineapple Support, the adult industry’s leading mental health resource, has launched a fundraising campaignto raise money for mental health services, as part of mental health month this May. The organisation is hosting a competition to encourage performers to help raise funds and break the stigma around mental health in the adult industry. The competition, which […]