The authors provide a state-of-the-art framework for conducting comprehensive assessments, weaving multiple data sources into a coherent case formulation, and planning effective treatment that integrates medical and psychosocial strategies. New to this edition *Incorporates major advances in both sexual medicine and psychotherapy.
Sexual Dysfunction, Third Edition: A Guide for Assessment and Treatment - Highly regarded as a course text and practitioner resource, this book presents concise intervention guidelines for the most frequently encountered sexual dysfunctions in women and men. Discusses pseudoscientific and sham treatments.
Principles and Practice of Sex Therapy, Fifth EditionThe Guilford Press - Chapters on sexuality and infertility, disability-affirmative therapy, and sexually transmitted infections. New to this edition *reflects major advances in sexual medicine and changes in the DSM-5. Chapters on infidelity, body image, and noncoercive and coercive paraphilias. Many new authors and extensively revised chapters.
Prominent experts describe cutting-edge assessment and treatment approaches that draw on psychological, interpersonal, and medical interventions. Tightly edited, it features an integrative introduction and conclusion plus a brief editorial commentary at the beginning of each chapter. The leading clinical reference and text in the field, originally developed by the late Sandra Leiblum, women, this volume addresses the full range of sexual problems and concerns that lead men, and couples to seek help.
Principles and Practice of Sex Therapy, Fifth Edition - Detailed case examples illustrate how the therapeutic strategies are implemented and shed light on the factors that influence outcomes. Expanded lifespan focus: chapters on adolescents/young adults and older adults. . The book is grounded in current knowledge about sexuality and sexual functioning across the lifespan.
Sex Matters for Women, Second Edition: A Complete Guide to Taking Care of Your Sexual SelfThe Guilford Press - Winner--society for sex therapy and research sstaR Consumer Book Award Sex matters for women: a Complete Guide to Taking Care of Your Sexual Self. Sexuality is a lifelong journey―this book gives you a roadmap for self-discovery and growth. The authors are experienced therapists who interweave candid reflections from diverse women with current, science-based information, exercises, and advice.
You'll find answers to everything from how to have more satisfying sex to questions about body image, sexual orientation, sexually transmitted infections, relationships, anatomy, hormones, and trauma. Now in a fully updated second edition, this trusted guide has already helped many thousands of women understand how their bodies work and take charge of their sexuality.
Sex Matters for Women, Second Edition: A Complete Guide to Taking Care of Your Sexual Self - Sex is talked about more openly today than ever before, self-doubt, and "embarrassing" questions, but if you still struggle with sexual myths, you're in good company.
Sensate Focus in Sex TherapyRoutledge - The book also offers suggestions for dealing with common client difficulties such as avoidance, confusion, and goal directed attitudes. This book is the only one to: vividly describe and illustrate the specific steps of, activities involved in, and positions associated with Sensate Focus; emphasize the purpose of Sensate Focus as a mindfulness-based practice; and distinguish between the purposes of Sensate Focus 1 and Sensate Focus 2.
Sensate focus in sex therapy: the illustrated manual is an illustrated manual that provides health professionals with specific information on the use of the structured touching opportunities used regularly by Sexologists to address their clients’ sexual difficulties Sensate Focus 1 and enhance intimate relationships Sensate Focus 2.
Sensate Focus in Sex Therapy - It discusses how modifications to sensate focus can be applied to diverse populations, the elderly, and those with challenges such as Autism Spectrum, trauma survivors, anxiety, the disabled, such as LGBTQ clients, and depression. Through the use of artful drawings and descriptive text, this manual engages mental health and medical professionals and their clients by appealing to both the visual and the analytical.
Sex matters for women: a Complete Guide to Taking Care of Your Sexual Self. Routledge. This comprehensive approach to Sensate Focus will remind readers of the beauty and power of touch while offering suggestions for moving from avoidance to sensory transcendence.
Constructing the Sexual Crucible: An Integration of Sexual and Marital Therapy Norton Professional Books HardcoverW. W. Norton & Company - Sex matters for women: a Complete Guide to Taking Care of Your Sexual Self. This book challenges the fundamental paradigms in sexual-marital therapies, and provides a fresh look at the nature of intimacy and the diverse barriers to eroticism in many marriages. The author refutes the common focus on sexual technique, calling instead for an emphasis on sexual potential.
Routledge. By integrating individual, sexual and marital therapies, this study attempts to provide a fresh look at the nature of intimacy and the diverse barriers to eroticism in marriage.
Sex Made Simple: Clinical Strategies for Sexual Issues in TherapyPESI Publishing & Media - Routledge. Sex made simple is a comprehensive guide to healing sexual issues and dysfunction, with dozens of strategies, techniques and methods to promote healthy sexuality for couples and individuals. Tools for couples to maintain strong, treatment, sexual trauma, variant arousal-Framework for counseling gay individuals and couples-Treating sexual dysfunction-Psychosexual skill exercises-Case Studies-Psychobiosocial model for assessment, resilient sexual desire-Strategies to move past affairs, and relapse prevention Sex matters for women: a Complete Guide to Taking Care of Your Sexual Self.
The Attachment Theory Workbook: Powerful Tools to Promote Understanding, Increase Stability, and Build Lasting RelationshipsAlthea Press - Put attachment theory into practice―the definitive workbook. What do you want from your closest relationships, and are you getting it? What concrete steps do you need to take to develop happier and healthier attachments? These are the central questions attachment theory seeks to answer, and this definitive workbook shows you how to apply these insights to your life and relationships.
Armed with effective tools and strategies, siblings, parents, you’ll discover your personal attachment style and the role it plays in your closest relationships―with your partner, or close friends. With guidance to confront challenges and explore possibilities for real change, The Attachment Theory Workbook offers an active approach to build close, healthy, long-lasting relationships.
The Attachment Theory Workbook: Powerful Tools to Promote Understanding, Increase Stability, and Build Lasting Relationships - With the attachment theory workbook you’ll learn:Attachment Theory 101―Learn the founding principles of attachment theory and what they mean to you. Your attachment style―understand how your thoughts and feelings about relationships impact anxious, avoidant, and even secure attachment behaviors. How to heal―use exercises and questionnaires to foster understanding, intimacy, and stability in your relationships.
All the tools you need to lay the foundation for strong and lasting relationships―The Attachment Theory Workbook. Sex matters for women: a Complete Guide to Taking Care of Your Sexual Self. Routledge.
A Clinician's Guide to Systemic Sex TherapyRoutledge - Both beginning and experienced sex/relationship therapists will broaden their perspectives with the Intersystem approach and gain information rarely seen in sex therapy texts such as: how to thoroughly assess each sexual disorder, how to incorporate homework, dealing with ethical dilemmas, understanding different expressions of sexual behavior, the implementation of various treatment principles and techniques, and addressing the impact of medical problems on sexuality.
Routledge. The authors offer a unique theoretical approach to understanding and treating sexual problems from a systemic perspective, the couple, the family, incorporating the multifaceted perspectives of the individual client, and the other contextual factors. Aside from bringing the diagnostic criteria up-to-date with the DSM 5, this new edition contains a new chapter on sensate focus, more information about development across the lifespan, an expanded section on assessment, and more focus on diversity issues throughout the text.
A Clinician's Guide to Systemic Sex Therapy - The second edition of a clinician’s Guide to Systemic Sex Therapy has been completely revised, updated, and expanded. This volume is written for beginning psychotherapy practitioners in order to guide them through the complexities of sex therapy and help them to be more efficient in their treatment. Sex matters for women: a Complete Guide to Taking Care of Your Sexual Self.
Come as You Are: The Surprising New Science that Will Transform Your Sex LifeSimon & Schuster - Cutting-edge research across multiple disciplines tells us that the most important factor for women in creating and sustaining a fulfilling sex life, is not what you do in bed or how you do it, but how you feel about it. Sex matters for women: a Complete Guide to Taking Care of Your Sexual Self. And emily Nagoski can prove it.
. And all the complications of everyday life influence the context surrounding a woman’s arousal, desire, and orgasm. Because women vary, and that’s normal. Come as you are the surprising New Science That Will Transform Your Sex Life. A new york times besteller*** an essential exploration of why and how women’s sexuality works—based on groundbreaking research and brain science—that will radically transform your sex life into one filled with confidence and joy.
Come as You Are: The Surprising New Science that Will Transform Your Sex Life - Researchers have spent the last decade trying to develop a “pink pill” for women to function like Viagra does for men. Second lesson: sex happens in a context. Routledge. So we never need to judge ourselves based on others’ experiences. So where is it? well, scientists in the last few years have learned more about how women’s sexuality works than we ever thought possible, that pill will never be the answer—but as a result of the research that’s gone into it, for reasons this book makes crystal clear, and Come as You Are explains it all.
Emily nagoski is that every woman has her own unique sexuality, and that women vary more than men in our anatomy, like a fingerprint, our sexual response mechanisms, and the way our bodies respond to the sexual world.