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    How Depression Affects Sex

    Depression can have a profound impact on sexual relationships. It can hamper our ability to feel emotionally secure with our partner, and ...

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    Stealthing – What You Need to Know

    “Stealthing” – it’s a form of sexual violation that sounds as deceptive and dangerous as it actually is. If you’re not familiar with the ...

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    8 Ways Alcohol Can Affect Your Sex Life

    The relationship between alcohol and sex is a tricky one. It can help us open up to healthy sexual activities, but as you can imagine, it ...

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    What’s the Best Time of Day for Sex?

    Morning sex vs. evening sex – it’s an age-old conflict, usually with men on one side and women on the other. Men wake up aroused, so ...

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    Sex After Divorce: 4 Questions to Ask

    Are you divorced and entering the dating scene for the first time after a long marriage? If it’s been a decade or two since you last went ...

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    Snafus During Sex: What to Do When Things Go Wrong

    For most of us, sex doesn’t really resemble the perfectly choreographed scenes we see in the movies. In real life, there are snafus – ...

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    How Women Really Feel About Sex

    Many women find sex to be the deepest form of love and connection, and many women are very sexually oriented. But the ways that women ...

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    What to Expect at Sex Therapy

    If you’re like most people, you probably never imagined you’d be scheduling an appointment with a sex therapist. So, when your doctor or ...

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    Anal Sex: When Partners Disagree

    Though it’s still taboo for many, there’s been a cultural shift when it comes to heterosexual anal sex. Young women are reporting in ...

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    Sexting Can Be Healthy: Here’s When and How

    Sexting has gotten a bad rap – and with good reason. Plenty of people have gotten themselves into hot water by sending sexual thoughts and ...

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    Laurie J. Watson, LMFT

    Laurie J. Watson, LMFT, is a certified sex therapist and author of Wanting Sex Again – How to Rekindle Desire and Heal a Sexless Marriage. Laurie helps couples “keep it hot” with her weekly podcast FOREPLAY – Radio Sex Therapy, weekend intensives, and telehealth consultations. A compelling and enthusiastic presenter, Laurie is regularly invited to speak at medical schools, conferences and retreats.