Reasons to go to sex therapy part 4 (of about 8 billion reasons): Intensive Therapy

Reasons to go to sex therapy part 4 (of about 8 billion reasons): Intensive Therapy

Sometimes people seeking sex therapy need intensive therapy as part of their work. Sex therapists follow a model called PLISSIT, which stands for Permission, Limited Information, Specific Suggestions and Intensive Therapy.

Sex Therapy for Women - How can seeing a sex therapist help?

Sex Therapy for Women - How can seeing a sex therapist help?

In the past women’s sexuality was misunderstood and unexplored until the women’s liberation encouraged a curious stance and growing awareness in the ways in which women’s sexuality differed from men’s. Still, there still are many unanswered questions to the multifaceted complexities of female arousal.

Reasons to go to sex therapy part 3: Specific Suggestions

Reasons to go to sex therapy part 3: Specific Suggestions

Where the first two issues are about "Sometimes you don't know what you don't know", Specific Suggestions is about- okay, how can I use this information and try something with it.

Reasons to go to sex therapy part 2: Limited Information

Reasons to go to sex therapy part 2: Limited Information

With adequate information about sexual anatomy and physiology as well as how the sexual response cycle works, the psychology of human sexuality and the social contexts of sex - you can go on and design the sex life you want to have with the people you want to have it with.

Reasons to go to sex therapy part 1: Permission

Reasons to go to sex therapy part 1: Permission

 Feeling desire and feeling compelled to act on that is not an addiction or a sin - it is a basic human drive. How you relate to others sexually, and what emotions may or may not be tied to sex are higher up in the hierarchy and are considered "higher order" needs/drives.

Erectile problems in otherwise healthy men

Erectile problems in otherwise healthy men

As a sex therapist, this is one of the most common complaints that people present with in my office: I'm having problems getting it up (or it's variation: I'm having problems keeping it up- especially to penetrate my partner/s). Gay, straight, bi, single, coupled or poly - a LOT of people are obsessed with having a rock-hard boner on demand.

Free 30 minute consultations through the end of April

We want to help anyone access great, effective sex therapy and relationship counseling and are offering free 30 minute consults with one of our therapists.