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Female Sexual Dysfunction

Female Sexual Dysfunction

Posted by Ditza Katz in Uncategorized 08 Apr 2014

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Female Sexual Dysfunction (FSD) include

  • Low sexual desire

  • Sexual arousal disorder

  • Orgasmic disorders

  • Sexual pain disorders

 

Why would I be suffering from Female Sexual Dysfunction?

Female sexuality is a process that evolves throughout life, starting with recognizing and learning own body and its functions, to developing sexual feeling and desires, to sexual practice with preferences for a partner and for sexual style.  The different life cycles will determine and characterize female sexuality under the influence of life events, hormones, relationships, and personal development.

With the mind being the female’s prime sexual controller, female sexual interaction is a state of agreement between body and mind.  Any interruption of this delicate balance may lead to sexual dysfunction.

Sadly, female sexuality is still largely viewed and treated utilizing the male model, disregarding the fact that women are not a version of men and must, therefore, be understood and managed from their own perspective.  Because of that, women often suffer in silence as they are reluctant to discuss this sensitive topic with their friends and healthcare providers in fear of embarrassment and dismissal.  And lastly, medical insurance does always cover female sexual dysfunction.  All these must change!

What can go wrong?

Female Sexual Dysfunction (FSD) is typically the result of factors such as

  • Lack of interest

  • Physical fatigue

  • Dislike of partner

  • Feelings of being forced to “do it”

  • Feelings of guilt, fear, shame, or inadequacy

  • Inability to say NO, or to speak up about sexual preferences

  • Past negative experiences or memories

  • Partner’s infidelity

  • Competition with the sexual model in the media

  • Inability to shut down the ‘thinking mind’

  • Various medical, dermatological, physical causes

How can we help you?

  • Our expert Clinical Sexology team will carefully assess your breakdowns (dysfunction) and will tailor a treatment plan to restore your sexual harmony.

  • We will treat your mind, your emotions, and your body (genitals) for comprehensive psycho-physical management of the dysfunction.

  • We will also spend as much time as needed on sexual education.

  • Your partner will be a part of the process as needed and per your preference.

  • The treatment is of short duration, just enough to resolve matters (1-8 sessions)

  • We will assist with obtaining insurance reimbursement for our services

Contact us for further information, or to schedule an appointment

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Female Sexual Dysfunction

Female Sexual Dysfunction

Posted by womentc in Sexual Dysfunction, Women's Health 02 Oct 2011


In January 2010, ACOG District II (American College of Obstetric and Gynecology, New York District) formed a task force of women’s health experts to create this educational resource guide focusing on female sexual dysfunction (FSD).

The goal of this guide is to heighten ob-gyns’ awareness of FSD, proper assessment methods and treatments, as well as the importance of sensitive and honest patient- provider dialogue.  The educational content for this guide was shaped by a recent survey of ob-gyns, literature review and task force consensus.

We were privileged to be members of this very important project and are delighted to make it available to all.

Manuscript: Finding Solutions for FSD (ACOG)