Relationships

Why Your Sexual Fruit is Sacred, but There’s No Shame in Sharing the Juice
Relationships / women and sex

Why Your Sexual Fruit is Sacred, but There’s No Shame in Sharing the Juice

My relationship with sex has been a complicated one. It must have started out with the pressure of losing my virginity, because I slept with a boyfriend of four days “just to get it over with.” This kind of set the pace for devaluing my body, and I didn’t even […]

Six Tips for Building Every Type of Relationship
Communication / love and relationships / Relationships

Six Tips for Building Every Type of Relationship

There are some things we can do in all our relationships to build and maintain strong bonds. This is true because underneath all our differences, likes, dislikes, and biases, we are all human beings who desire social connections. The tips below should be used in all your relationships to form […]

The Underlying Problems with the 50 Shades Darker Film
Relationships / women and sex

The Underlying Problems with the 50 Shades Darker Film

While Hollywood has yet again brought on another entertaining and titillating film that is likely popular among women and teens, this film in my opinion is a dangerous and false depiction of romance. In my opinion as a sex addiction therapist, I find that Christian and Anastasia are in a […]

The ‘What are we?’ Dance
love and relationships / Love and Romance / Relationships / Women and Dating

The ‘What are we?’ Dance

​The “I miss you”s and “hey babe”s get you wondering if you’ll one day be in a relationship with the person you’re dating. Without talking about what it is you want from each other, you’re just sitting in the dating pool until one of you realizes there’s no commitment.  ​ ​ When you […]