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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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Jan 26, 2021

Welcome to episode 214 of the Sexology Podcast! Today I'm delighted to welcome Dr. Sarah E. Hill to the podcast. In this episode, Dr Hill speaks with me about the issues around birth control and sex, how birth control affects sexuality, the side effects of birth control and recommendations on the best practices for women to follow. 

 

Dr. Sarah E. Hill is at the forefront of research on the effects of the pill on women’s psychology. A star psychologist with a PhD from the University of Texas, she is currently a researcher and professor with more than 50 published scientific articles to her name.  

  

Her ground-breaking research on women, health, and sexual psychology has garnered more than half a million dollars in grant funding and has been featured in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Scientific American, The Economist, and many others.  

  

Most recently, Sarah has authored “This is your brain on birth control: the surprising science of women, hormones, and the law of unintended consequences”, which has been published in several languages around the world and featured on TV shows like “Today” and Great Britain’s “This Morning”. 

 

In this episode, you will hear: 

  

  • How she became interested in birth control and its relation to sex 
  • The different ways birth control can affect women’s moods  
  • What is contained within birth control pills? 
  • The ways in which women’s bodies can be impacted by birth control  
  • Looking at the side effects of birth control  
  • How birth control effects sexuality and desire  
  • Taking a look at the role natural selection plays in this issue  
  • Should you take testosterone if you have low desire? 
  • Recommendations from Dr. Hill on the best practices for women to follow 

 

Find Dr. Sarah E. Hill online 

 

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Find me on social media 

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25 Ways to Increase Desire 

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Promescent Giveaway! 

We are so excited to celebrate our 4th anniversary! As a token of our appreciation, we’re teaming up with Promescent to give away a bundle box (worth $154). The box includes:

  • Delay Spray
  • Female Arousal Gel
  • Organic Based Lube
  • Vitaflux
  • Before & After Wipes

We’re also giving away two Amazon Gift Cards! To enter, simply write a review in iTunes take a screenshot of the review and send it to drmoali@oasis2care.com or send via a DM on Instagram.

  

If you are interested in booking a video counselling session with Dr. Moali 

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

Jan 19, 2021

Welcome to episode 213 of the Sexology Podcast! Today I'm delighted to welcome Maci Daye to the podcast. In this episode, Maci speaks to me about ways to make sex more exciting in a long-term relationship, re-engaging with your partner to have more passionate sex and the importance of healing in a relationship to improve sexuality. 

 

Maci Daye is a licensed professional counselor, certified Hakomi therapist, and certified sex therapist. In addition to clinical practice, she is on the faculty of the Hakomi Institute and teaches in the United States and Europe.  

 

She is the creator of Passion and Presence® couples’ retreats and a frequent conference presenter. She regularly leads courses in the USA, Australia, New Zealand, and Europe. She holds graduate degrees from Harvard and Georgia State Universities. 

 

In this episode, you will hear: 

  

  • Looking at the various stages couples go through with their sex life 
  • Ways to make sex more exciting in a long-term relationship 
  • Understanding the issue of “Left-over sex”  
  • Re-engaging with your partner to have more passionate and meaningful sex 
  • How mindfulness can help to improve your sex life 
  • Ways in which previous emotional wounds can play out in sexuality  
  • How being in a relationship is about being comfortable to be seen 
  • Cultivating your erotic sexuality after years of left-over sex 
  • The need sometimes to stop and start a clean slate from scratch 
  • The importance of healing in a relationship to improve sexuality  
 

 

Find Maci Daye online 

https://macidaye.com  

 

Find Dr. Moali online   

http://www.sexologypodcast.com 

 

Find me on social media 

https://www.instagram.com/sexologypodcast 

https://www.facebook.com/oasis2care   

 

Promescent Giveaway! 

https://www.promescent.com  

 

Win a Promescent bundle box which includes a bottle of Delay Spray, Female Arousal Gel, Organic Based Lube, Vitaflux, Before & After Wipes worth $154.00! There’s also two Amazon Gift Cards up for grabs! Simply write a review in iTunes take a screenshot of the review and send it to drmoali@oasis2care.com or send via a DM on Instagram. 

  

If you are interested in booking a video counselling session with Dr. Moali 

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

 

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

 

Jan 12, 2021

Welcome to episode 212 of the Sexology Podcast! Today I'm delighted to welcome Dr. Peggy Kleinplatz to the podcast. In this episode Dr. Kleinplatz talks to me about learning to be present to have more fulfilling sex, how you can learn to be more present and how this is possible for anyone to achieve.  

 

Peggy J. Kleinplatz, Ph.D., is Professor in the Faculty of Medicine and Director of the Optimal Sexual Experiences Research Team at the University of Ottawa, Canada. Please see She is a Certified Sex Therapist and Educator.   

 

Kleinplatz has edited four books including Sadomasochism: Powerful Pleasures with Charles Moser, Ph.D., M.D., Sexuality and Ageing (2015) with Walter Bouman, M.D. and notably New Directions in Sex Therapy: Innovations and Alternatives, winner of the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counsellors and Therapists (AASECT) 2013 Book Award.  

 

In 2015, Kleinplatz received the AASECT Professional Standard of Excellence Award. She is the author with A. Dana Menard, Ph.D. of Magnificent Sex: Lessons from Extraordinary Lovers (2020), winner of the Society for Sex Therapy and Research Consumer Book Award for 2021.   

 

In this episode, you will hear: 

  

  • Looking at the findings of the studies Dr Kleinplatz conducted  
  • How many people feel a poorer sex life is just a trade-off of getting older 
  • Ways in which you can learn to fully be present during sex 
  • The importance being present has for fulfilling sex  
  • How did Dr Kleinplatz define what good sex is in their study? 
  • The ways in which group therapy can help to overcome these issues 
  • Why group therapy may work better for you rather than a one to one 
  • Understanding that learning to be present isn’t about sexual technique 
  • Why better sex through being present is possible for anyone to achieve 
 
 

Find Dr. Peggy Kleinplatz 

 

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If you are interested in booking a video counselling session with Dr. Moali 

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

Jan 5, 2021

Welcome to episode 211 of the Sexology Podcast! Today I'm delighted to welcome Michael Castleman to the podcast. In this episode Michael talks to me about male orgasms, the ways in which men can fake orgasms, contributing factors that lead to men not being able to ejaculate and we look at Michael’s new book, Sizzling Sex for Life. 

 

Michael Castleman has been at the forefront of health, wellness, and sexuality journalism for almost 50 years. His two previous sexuality guides—Sexual Solutions (Simon & Schuster, 1991) and Great Sex (Rodale, 2004) have sold more than 600,000 copies. His 12 other books on optimal health, mainstream medicine, alternative therapies, nutrition, and fitness, have sold more than 1.5 million copies.  

  

For the past 15 years, Castleman’s writing has focused almost exclusively on sexuality, sex research, and sex therapy. His twice-monthly blog on PsychologyToday.com, “All About Sex,” launched in 2009, attracts some 700,000 views a month—with total views topping 50 million. His free Q&A site, GreatSexGuidance.com, launched in 2010, has become one of the Internet’s most authoritative sources of personalized sex advice. For 10 years (1998-2007), he answered all the sex questions submitted to Xandria, then a major marketer of sex toys. He has also answered sex questions for WebMD, AARP.com, and several other web sites. Fort five years (1991-1995), he replied to the sex questions readers asked the Playboy “Advisor.” In total, he has answered more than 12,000 sex questions—and sometimes still gets new ones.  

  

In addition, Castleman has published more than 2,500 newspaper, magazine, and web articles in publications including, the New York Times, LA Times, Smithsonian, Reader's Digest, Prevention, Family Circle, Redbook, Self, Glamour, Cosmopolitan, Good Housekeeping, Ladies' Home Journal, Men's Health, Men's Fitness, Men's Journal, Parenting, Child, Natural Health, Mother Jones, The Nation, and Salon.com. 

  

Castleman grew up in a Long Island suburb of New York City. He graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Michigan (1972) and earned a Masters in journalism at UC Berkeley (1978). He lives in San Francisco. 

 

In this episode, you will hear: 

  

  • How common are orgasm challenges for men?  
  • Is it easier for women to fake orgasms?  
  • Ways in which men can fake orgasms  
  • How some men can orgasm without ejaculating  
  • The contributing factors that lead to men not being able to ejaculate  
  • The need for partners to be understanding and not blame themselves 
  • Looking at the “Delivery boy syndrome”  
  • How are sexual desires change as we grow older and the need to adapt  
  • How sex toys can improve sexual stimulation and sexual satisfaction  
  • The side effects some drugs can have around this issue  
  • Looking at Michael’s new book “Sizzling Sex for Life”  
 
 

 

Find Michael Castleman online 

https://www.mcastleman.com  

 

Find Dr. Moali online   

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Find me on social media 

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

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