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Sexual Compulsivity – The Rare Truth

The team at Woodbridge Therapy recently read this article about the Rare Truth of Sexual Compulsivity which was published on PyschologyToday.com. Sexual compulsivity, also known as out-of-control sexual behavior, has been documented. So has being sexually turned on by bees—melissaphilia. Like melissaphilia, true sexual compulsivity is rare. It hardly ever appeared in the psychology literature [...]

By |2020-03-03T13:47:29+00:00March 24th, 2020|Couples therapy, Psychosexual Therapy, sex, Sexual Desire|Comments Off on Sexual Compulsivity – The Rare Truth

Does Sexual Wellbeing Lead to Better Life And Leadership Skills?

The following article was recently published on Forbes.com, discussing sexual wellbeing and if it leads to a  better life and leadership skills.    The connection between sexual well-being and mental and physical health has been recently attracting more interest. Sexual wellness brands -many of which endure constant advertising censoring- advocate to position sexual health and [...]

By |2020-03-03T13:35:45+00:00March 17th, 2020|Couples therapy, Psychosexual Therapy, Sexual Desire, Sexual Health|Comments Off on Does Sexual Wellbeing Lead to Better Life And Leadership Skills?

Why We Take Our Exes Back

We recently came across this article which looks into the pyschology of why we take our exes back - take a look and see what you think... The Psychology Behind Why We Take Our Exes Back — And How To Finally Stop My last big breakup happened after a three-and-a-half-year relationship, but it wasn’t as [...]

By |2020-03-03T13:26:37+00:00March 10th, 2020|Couples therapy|Comments Off on Why We Take Our Exes Back

Trauma of Infertility

Woodbridge Therapy read this article recently on the lasting trauma of infertility. It was published on The New York Times and was written by Regina Townsend, found of The Broken Brown Egg.   I recently came across a quotation by Vincent van Gogh, and it triggered something in me. “There may be a great fire [...]

By |2020-03-03T13:04:52+00:00March 3rd, 2020|Couples therapy, Marriage|Comments Off on Trauma of Infertility

Discussions to save a relationship

Do you feel like your relationship is struggling and are unsure what to do? The article below was published in The Guardian about discussions that can save a relationship. Find out more... John and Julie Gottman have devised dates for ailing couples – but how many are ready for this level of openness and sincerity? [...]

By |2020-01-06T13:31:27+00:00January 27th, 2020|Couples therapy, Marriage, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Discussions to save a relationship

Relationship after cheating – what’s it like?

GQ recently published an article on what it is like being in a relationship after cheating. Take a look and see what you think... Next to instructions on how to move your ass and young love, one of the most popular topics for hit songs is what to do when someone cheats on you. Most [...]

By |2020-01-06T13:09:43+00:00January 20th, 2020|Couples therapy, Marriage, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Relationship after cheating – what’s it like?

New rules for divorcing parents

The following article about new rules for divorcing parents was recently published on The Independent website. New rules for divorcing parents could lose custody or be denied contact with their children if they attempt to poison them against their former partner, under a new pilot scheme. The “groundbreaking” initiative, being trialled by the Children and [...]

By |2020-01-06T12:42:01+00:00January 13th, 2020|Couples therapy, Marriage, Uncategorized|Comments Off on New rules for divorcing parents

Loneliness after divorce in women

The article below on loneliness after divorce in women was recenlty published on Refinery29.com. At one of the loneliest points in my life, I joined a friend and her daughter for a week’s break in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. "You said you were lonely," she said when she called to invite me. "Come spend time [...]

By |2020-01-06T12:01:29+00:00January 6th, 2020|Marriage, Uncategorized, women|Comments Off on Loneliness after divorce in women

Vulvodynia – its extreme pain is going untreated

For some women, Vulvodynia causes them extreme pain and can be left undiagnosed and untreated. This article was published on The Guardian website about what some sufferers go through.  For 16% of women, using a tampon or even sitting down can be agony – and sex is impossible. Why do so few doctors know how [...]

By |2019-12-09T11:46:01+00:00December 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Vulvodynia – its extreme pain is going untreated

Attachment types – are you an anxious partner?

Woodbridge Therapy recently read the article below, published on The Guardian webiste, about attachment types. It was the breakup that changed Amir Levine’s life. Fifteen years ago, he told his partner that he was falling in love with him and wanted them to move forward as a couple. His partner fled, moving across the country. [...]

By |2019-11-06T13:59:53+00:00November 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Attachment types – are you an anxious partner?