Sex therapy is a powerful way to transform your relationship. The most effective and powerful place to develop as a person and to change your relationship is to make the changes required to transform your sex life. It doesn’t usually work the other way around. A lot of people believe that if you learn to […]
[VIDEO BLOG] What is sex therapy? What happens in a session? What’s it treat? And how do you find someone who’s qualified to help you? These questions and more in this short video.
[VIDEO BLOG] Consent is all over the news right now. It’s wonderful that it’s getting such broad airplay and awareness.
People ask me why I love being a sex therapist. It’s a pretty easy answer for me. I love being a sex therapist because sex is important. First, my work is all about sex. Sex is important. When people are happy with their sex life, it makes up about 20% of their relationship satisfaction. But […]
Clients that enter sex therapy typically have concerns about their sexual functioning or their sexual relationships, and these concerns are usually related to or influenced by the life story of the individuals involved. Unfolding your story is an important step in understanding the problem you seek to solve, so in the beginning of sex therapy, […]
It turns out that lots of people claim to do sex therapy, but it takes research to find a certified sex therapist. In fact, I think that only the state of Florida regulates who can use that title! Here in Washington, the title of therapist is now defined and controlled, but once you are a […]
Most of sex therapy is not about sex; it is largely about working with grief and loss. This statement hit me hard when I first heard it in graduate school. I decided on the spot to become a sex therapist. Sex therapy helps deal with the losses that come with illness and disability. Loss becomes […]
You may well wonder what is sex therapy? There is definitely confusion about what it involves. What is sex therapy? Talk therapy about sexual issues. It IS psychotherapy that addresses issues of sexuality, sexual functioning, sexual health and reproduction. It is talk therapy that uses a variety of approaches to improve a person’s experience of […]