Learn More About Sex & Intimacy
For many people, especially those in a long-term relationship, a healthy sex life is essential. If you or your partner are having sexual difficulties, speaking with a sex therapist can be a great resource. Below you’ll find articles and resources to help you both understand and deal with various sexual hangups and challenges.
Featured Sex & Intimacy Articles
Learn more about Sex Therapy works, what to expect for a session, and how much it will likely cost.
Sensate Focuse is a sex therapy technique that is used to help couples reduce any sexual anxiety or intimacy issues they may be facing.
If you’re not ready to share your intimate moments with a sex therapist, these sex therapy books may be a good starting point.
Common Sexual Disorders
Learn more about the different types of sexual disorders, the symptoms they can present as, and treatment options for each type of sexual dysfunction.
Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder (HSDD) is a deficiency in sexual or erotic thoughts and a reduction in desire for sexual activity. Common treatments for HSDD include testosterone therapy and other medications, as well as sex therapy.
Sexual aversion disorder (SAD) is a type of sexual dysfunction in which a person experiences significant aversion to or avoidance of sexual stimulation. The specific aversion might be to an aspect of a sexual encounter, such as penetration, or more general actions like kissing or touching.
More Articles About Sex & Intimacy
Sexual compatibility is a popular way to think about sexual connection between partners, and of the overlapping ways the people in the relationship like to give and receive pleasure. The lack of sexual connection is one of the biggest reasons couples seek therapy, so it is important to understand and be confident in your relationship.
Queerplatonic relationships are alternative relationship styles that do not include solely heteronormative, monogamous relationships.
Sex can be an exciting element of your sexuality. If you are having sex with a new partner, the new relationship energy or the thrill of a new partner can make sex intoxicating. However, what do you do when that initial spark fades, and intimacy seems routine? There are numerous ways to reignite the passion and revitalize your sex life.