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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 Springfield, the suburbs of Springfield, other nearby places such as Florissant, Peoria, or anywhere else in Illinois, 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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Liliana Alfaro
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Together, we will have the opportunity to explore your relationships, be it with your partner(s), children, other family members, and friends. We will explore your relationship to mental health, your values, and any other goals you have for therapy.


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Together, we will:

Together, we will have the opportunity to explore your relationships, be it with your partner(s), children, other family members, and friends. We will explore your relationship to mental health, your values, and any other goals you have for therapy.

Something to know about my approach is:

Something to know about my approach is that it is collaborative, relational, sex positive, trauma-informed, culturally affirming, and informed by intersectional feminism.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • BIPOC
  • Consensual Non-Monogamy
  • Couples Therapy
  • Depression
  • Family Therapy
  • Hispanic and Latino Issues
  • LGBTQ+
  • Polyamory
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Trauma
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Liliana Alfaro remote and phone therapy in Illinois, Texas
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Ariel Sheeger
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change the way you run your life. So often, clients come in with one or two acute issues and find that our work together improves so many other areas of life!


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Together, we will:

change the way you run your life. So often, clients come in with one or two acute issues and find that our work together improves so many other areas of life!

Something to know about my approach is:

I value transparency and collaboration. We are here to strengthen your resilience, guide you toward honesty, and a higher sense of self. Also, we may even laugh together from time to time.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Couples issues
  • Kink Community
  • Open Relationships
  • Polyamory
  • Relationship Distress
  • Sexuality
  • Sex worker support
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Ariel Sheeger remote and phone therapy in Illinois, Louisiana, New York
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Meg Coyne
Together, we will:

Together we'll use the model of IFS/parts work. We will work together to change how you feel about yourself. We’ll find the self-compassion, caring that you have inside of you and over time you'll be able to see your innate gifts.


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Together, we will:

Together we'll use the model of IFS/parts work. We will work together to change how you feel about yourself. We’ll find the self-compassion, caring that you have inside of you and over time you'll be able to see your innate gifts.

Something to know about my approach is:

My approach is to assist you in learning about your feelings and needs. I am down to earth, and provide a warm & supportive environment.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Artists & Creative Personalities
  • Couples issues
  • Couples sex therapy
  • Depression Management
  • Healthy Sexuality
  • High-Functioning Depression
  • Sex Addiction
  • Sexuality
  • Sexual Orientation
  • Social Anxiety
  • Trauma Recovery
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Meg Coyne remote and phone therapy in Illinois
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Rachel Mintz
Together, we will:

Combine our knowledge–yours of yourself, and mine of mental health–to reach your goals. We'll talk about what's bringing you into therapy and your life more broadly in order to create a treatment plan that is unique to you.


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Together, we will:

Combine our knowledge–yours of yourself, and mine of mental health–to reach your goals. We'll talk about what's bringing you into therapy and your life more broadly in order to create a treatment plan that is unique to you.

Something to know about my approach is:

My therapeutic approach is holistic and informed by feminist and queer theory. I consider systemic forces, such as oppression, and their impact on your life and on our therapeutic relationship. I encourage feedback and draw upon your strengths.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • EMDR
  • Perinatal loss
  • Perinatal Mood/Anxiety Disorders
  • Sexual Issues
  • Trauma Recovery
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Rachel Mintz remote and phone therapy in Illinois
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Sara Miller
Together, we will:

Help to foster communication, managing conflict, and rebuild the foundations of friendship that are vital to the success of any relationship. However, your goals for the relationship are my goals for the relationship.


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Together, we will:

Help to foster communication, managing conflict, and rebuild the foundations of friendship that are vital to the success of any relationship. However, your goals for the relationship are my goals for the relationship.

Something to know about my approach is:

I work with eclectic approaches including evidenced-based Gottman techniques and Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) concepts. I have completed Gottman Method Couples Therapy level 1 and level 2.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Affairs and Cheating
  • Communication Issues
  • Communication Skills
  • Communication Style
  • Couples Counseling
  • Couples issues
  • Couples Therapy
  • Emotional Intimacy
  • Engagement and Marriage
  • Ethical Non-Monogamy
  • Exploring Attachment Styles
  • Infidelity
  • interracial couples
  • Intimacy
  • Love languages
  • Marriage
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Non-monogamy
  • Open Relationships
  • Relational Communication
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Relationship Distress
  • Relationship Exploration and Enhancement
  • Trust Issues
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Sara Miller remote and phone therapy in Illinois