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Sex can be a confusing issue for many people and relationships. It’s often difficult to talk about and associated with shame. That’s where a licensed sex therapist can help. A sex therapist can help you understand the psychological and physical issues that affect your sexual life and desires.

If you’re experiencing any frustrations, confusion, or anxiety pertaining to sex, a licensed sex therapist can be instrumental in resolving them. Whether you are located in downtown Chico, the suburbs of Chico, other nearby places such as Lincoln, Yuba City, or anywhere else in California, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Signs You Need a Sex Therapist

We often keep sexual matters to ourselves, but that can make problems worse. There are times when you definitely should seek the guidance of a sex therapist:

  • You experience sexual dysfunction, such as low libido, anorgasmia, premature ejaculation, or erectile dysfunction.
  • You are in a committed relationship and are dissatisfied with your sex life.
  • Your sex drive is abnormally high or low.
  • You think about sex all day long.
  • You feel lost or confused on the topic of sex.
  • You’ve been a victim of sexual abuse.
  • You are unsure of your sexual attractions and desires.

Sex therapy from a licensed sex therapist is a promising treatment for sexual issues and frustrations. And you don’t have to wait forever to get started; read this article to find out how to start therapy.

Achieve a Healthy Sex Life with Sex Therapy

You can work through your sexual issues alone with a licensed therapist, or you and your partner(s) can discuss your unique sexual issues together in relationship therapy.

With Mental Health Match, finding a qualified sex therapist is easy! Start by browsing sex experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Danielle Golan
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Whether you are looking for therapy to address childhood trauma, grief, anxiety, depression or for personal development, I am here to help you work towards a more fulfilling life. Please feel free to reach out if you have any questions.


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Whether you are looking for therapy to address childhood trauma, grief, anxiety, depression or for personal development, I am here to help you work towards a more fulfilling life. Please feel free to reach out if you have any questions.

Something to know about my approach is:

I utilize a variety of therapeutic modalities and techniques stemming from CBT, psychodynamic theory and mindfulness based practices. I'm trained in EMDR and Brainspotting, deep healing techniques often used in processing life experiences and trauma.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Burn Out
  • Career Strategies
  • Couples Counseling
  • Family Conflict
  • Life Transitions
  • Open Relationships
  • Relationship Distress
  • Self-acceptance
  • Stress Management
  • Trauma
  • Trauma Related Disorders
  • Work-Life Balance
  • Work stress
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Danielle Golan remote and phone therapy in California
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Gregory Gooden
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It is said you cannot un-ring a bell. In session we will make discoveries together as we explore your goals, and the patterns that create barriers to your goals.


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Together, we will:

It is said you cannot un-ring a bell. In session we will make discoveries together as we explore your goals, and the patterns that create barriers to your goals.

Something to know about my approach is:

I resonate with Humanist-Existential approach to therapy; You are the expert on your problems. As a therapist I am there to witness, guide, point out clues that may have been missed, and cheer-lead the progress as therapeutic gains are made.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Addiction Counseling
  • LGBTQ+
  • Non-monogamy
  • Polyamory
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Gregory Gooden remote and phone therapy in California
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Nancy Ryan
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Look at patterns that happen in your relationships, find out what activates you and learn different coping skills, stop the negative patterns and learn new ways to relate.


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Together, we will:

Look at patterns that happen in your relationships, find out what activates you and learn different coping skills, stop the negative patterns and learn new ways to relate.

Something to know about my approach is:

I accept you where you are but also want to teach skills to the couples I see so that you take what you learn and can change your relationship outside of the office.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Communication Issues
  • Conflict resolution
  • Couples sex therapy
  • Couples Therapy
  • Infidelity
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Nancy Ryan remote and phone therapy in California
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Susan Abdel-Haq
Together, we will:

work on helping you either find some relief with your symptoms, explore your unconscious desires and beliefs (Yes we can interpret your dreams too!) and make sure you have that support that you have been looking for.


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Together, we will:

work on helping you either find some relief with your symptoms, explore your unconscious desires and beliefs (Yes we can interpret your dreams too!) and make sure you have that support that you have been looking for.

Something to know about my approach is:

Along with giving you space to process, I also like to focus on what is happening in session so I can help you get to the heart of the issue. I don't just sit back and listen. I utilize CBT/DBT, psychodynamic/relational approach, and other modalities

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Cultural Adjustment
  • Feminism Adjustment to Cultural Disapointment
  • LGBTQ+
  • Narcissist recovery
  • Racism-related stress
  • Relationship Addiction
  • Substance Abuse Aftercare Planning
  • Substance Abuse Education
  • Substance Addiction Programs
  • Trauma
  • Women's Identity/Image
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Susan Abdel-Haq remote and phone therapy in California
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Maddie Sheffer
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tell your story in a way that will allow you to feel ready to take on your world.


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Together, we will:

tell your story in a way that will allow you to feel ready to take on your world.

Something to know about my approach is:

I use a narrative approach to therapy, which means we will deconstruct your issues to allow you to re-tell your story in a way that will empower you.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Consensual Non-Monogamy
  • Gender Identity and Affirmation
  • Kink
  • LGBTQ+
  • Relationship issues
  • Sexual Harm
  • Sexual Health Issues
  • Sexual Issues
  • Sexuality
  • Sexual Orientation
  • transgender identity
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Maddie Sheffer remote and phone therapy in California