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Sexology podcast untangles the science of sex and pleasure. Each week, Dr. Nazanin Moali interviews experts, psychologists and researchers to explore the most intriguing findings in psychology of sex and intimacy. Sexology podcast will give you insight into all that you have ever wanted to know about sex but were afraid to ask. Join us in this weekly journey to examine sexuality and pleasure from a scientific perspective.
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Aug 27, 2019

Welcome to episode 138 of the Sexology Podcast! Today I welcome Michael Vigorito to the podcast. In this episode he speaks to me about out of control sexual behaviour, examining the driving force behind it and understanding the best practices to deal with this issue. 

 

Mr. Vigorito is a sex therapist, author and consultant.  As a psychotherapist, he provides individual, couples and group psychotherapy for a range of sexual and behavioral health concerns. He developed a sexual health assessment and treatment protocol with Douglas Braun-Harvey, which was published in Treating Out of Control Sexual Behavior - Rethinking Sex Addiction (2016) (SSTAR 2018 Health Professional Book Award Winner).   

 

As a sexual health consultant for Behavioral Health Systems Baltimore and University of Maryland - Prevention Research Center, Mr. Vigorito designed and implemented capacity-building initiatives to integrate sexual health into mental health and substance use disorder treatment. These programs offered trainings and technical assistance in conducting routine sexual health conversations, sexual risk-reduction counseling and LGBTQ cultural competency within behavioural health systems of care.    

 

In this episode, you will hear:  

 

  • Defining out of control sexual behavior  
  • Examining the driving force behind this issue  
  • How common is this issue? 
  • Looking at boundary fidelities  
  • The consequences of trying to over-control sexual thoughts  
  • Is this a behavioral or addiction issue?  
  • Understanding not to adopt a disease narrative  
  • Using the framework of addiction issues to tackle this issue  
  • Are STD’s common for people dealing with this issue? 
 

 

Resources 

http://michaelvigorito.com  

 

Bonus Episode - Anorexia Nervosa & Sex: https://oasis2care.com/bonus-episode-anorexia-nervosa-sex/

Bonus Episode - Sex & OCD: https://oasis2care.com/bonus-episode-ocd-and-sex/ 

Bonus Episode - Sex & Depression: https://oasis2care.com/bonus-depression-sex/  

 

https://www.instagram.com/oasis2care  

https://oasis2care.com/contact-nazanin-moali-psychologist/  

 

Podcast Produced by Pete Bailey - http://petebailey.net/audio 

Aug 20, 2019

Welcome to episode 137 of the Sexology Podcast! Today I’m delighted to welcome Caitlin V to the podcast. In this episode she speaks to me about what men can do to last longer in bed, the underlying issues of premature ejaculation and techniques that men can learn to help with this issue.  

 

Caitlin V is a sex and relationship coach who helps men become amazing lovers and incredible partners. Formerly a sexual health researcher and policy analyst, she was catapulted into internet stardom after a video featuring her went viral.  

 

She works with clients all over the world on ending premature ejaculation, preventing erectile dysfunction, and developing unshakable sexual confidence. Combining personal experience with evidence-based science in her coaching, Caitlin’s mission is to create a sex and pleasure-positive world 

 

In this episode, you will hear:  

 

  • What can men do to last longer in bed? 
  • Simple and effective techniques men can use  
  • Understanding how your style of masturbation will affect your sex life  
  • How society has the wrong expectation on the duration of sex  
  • Learning to control your ejaculation, if only by a small amount  
  • How many men don’t know treatment is available  
  • Numbing techniques – picturing undesirable things whilst having sex 
  • Why numbing techniques don’t offer the best solution  
  • Why longer duration of sex doesn’t translate to better sex 
  • The relationship between sexual positions and duration  
  • Staying away from untested home remedies  
 
 

 

Resources 

 

Bonus Episode, Sex & OCD: https://oasis2care.com/bonus-episode-ocd-and-sex/ 

Bonus Episode, Sex & Depression: https://oasis2care.com/bonus-depression-sex/  

 

https://www.instagram.com/oasis2care  

https://oasis2care.com/contact-nazanin-moali-psychologist/  

 

Podcast Produced by Pete Bailey - http://petebailey.net/audio 

Aug 13, 2019

Welcome to episode 136 of the Sexology Podcast! Today we have a solo episode where I discuss how you can change your sexual schema.  

 

In this episode, you will hear:  

 

  • How do you change your schema of sex?  
  • A personal story from Nazanin to help further unpack this issue  
  • How a lack of sex education impacted Nazanin’s life  
  • The conflicting messages on sex from society and religion  
  • How these messages become instilled as part of your development  
  • The feelings of guilt from wanting to experience sex  
  • The importance of values within acceptance commitment therapy  
  • Analyzing your own biases around sex  
  • Challenging the myth that you need to be married to have good sex 
  • Taking a look at alternative rebellion  
  • Writing down your own sexual thoughts and stories to help further express your sexual feelings 
 
 

 

Resources 

https://sexologypodcast.com  

 

Bonus Episode, Sex & OCD: https://oasis2care.com/bonus-episode-ocd-and-sex/ 

Bonus Episode, Sex & Depression: https://oasis2care.com/bonus-depression-sex/  

 

https://www.instagram.com/oasis2care  

https://oasis2care.com/contact-nazanin-moali-psychologist/  

 

Podcast Produced by Pete Bailey - http://petebailey.net/audio 

 

Aug 6, 2019

Welcome to episode 135 of the Sexology Podcast! Today I’m excited to welcome Sari Cooper to the podcast. In this episode she speaks to me about sexual avoidance, how it affects relationships and recommendations on how you can better understand and improve upon this issue.  

 

Sari Cooper is the Director of Center for Love and Sex, a group practice specializing in sex therapy and sex coaching based in NYC.  She is also the creator of Sex Esteem®️, LLC a company devoted to enriching people’s confidence and knowledge about their own or their kids’ sexuality through talks, webinars and her web show, Sex Esteem®️ with Sari Cooper.  

 

She is an AASECT Certified Sex Therapist and a Certified Sex Therapy Supervisor who is frequently called upon on many media outlets to comment on relationships and sexuality issues. She has appeared on CBS This Morning, Dr. Oz and featured in The Wall Street Journal, Women’s Health, Bustle, HuffPost and Vice Media.  

 

In this episode, you will hear:  

 

  • How do you define sexual avoidance?  
  • The implicit actions people take to avoid sex with their partners  
  • The ways in which this issue affects relationships  
  • How the incest taboo works in relation to this issue 
  • The root causes of sexual avoidance  
  • Creating spontaneity and excitement to maintain a healthy sex life 
  • Reconnecting with the exciting parts of lust from the early stages of a relationship 
  • How partners can view hobbies and interests as a threat  
  • The need to break out of your comfort zone to explore new aspects of a relationship 
  • How pain during sex can play into this issue  
  • Recommendations on how to improve sexual avoidance  
 
 

 

Resources 

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Bonus Episode, Sex & OCD: https://oasis2care.com/bonus-episode-ocd-and-sex/ 

Bonus Episode, Sex & Depression: https://oasis2care.com/bonus-depression-sex/  

 

https://www.instagram.com/oasis2care  

https://oasis2care.com/contact-nazanin-moali-psychologist/  

 

Podcast Produced by Pete Bailey - http://petebailey.net/audio 

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