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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. Wherever you are located in New York from Albany to Yonkers or even Niagara Falls, or anywhere else nearby, 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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Timothy Logsdon
Together, we will:

Explore where you have been in your life and where you desire to go. Most people come to therapy out of a need for a new perspective or to understand why they are stuck. not achieving the goals they desire. I will help you get where you need to be


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Together, we will:

Explore where you have been in your life and where you desire to go. Most people come to therapy out of a need for a new perspective or to understand why they are stuck. not achieving the goals they desire. I will help you get where you need to be

Something to know about my approach is:

My style of therapy is very active and provides much direction and feedback. My patients regularly tell me they have never looked at their life in this way and this has been very helpful to meeting their goals.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Addictions
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Compulsive Sexuality / Hypersexuality
  • Couples Counseling
  • Couples Therapy
  • Depression
  • family members of substance use disorder
  • Family Therapy
  • Marital stress
  • Partners & Family of Addiction
  • Sex Addiction
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Timothy Logsdon remote and phone therapy in New York
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Alexa Holzberger
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Co-create a sacred space that allows you to share all parts of yourself, especially those parts that you may keep hidden for others. I will listen, ask questions, and share observations that help you reflect and perhaps shift.


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Together, we will:

Co-create a sacred space that allows you to share all parts of yourself, especially those parts that you may keep hidden for others. I will listen, ask questions, and share observations that help you reflect and perhaps shift.

Something to know about my approach is:

I consider the therapeutic relationship to be the most crucial aspect of effective treatment, and I view us as a team. I work from a place of humility and curiosity, and believe that I can learn just as much from you as you can learn from me.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adolescent-Parent Separation
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Body Image
  • Borderline Personality
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Child Therapy
  • Codependency
  • Complex Trauma
  • Coping Skills
  • Couples Therapy
  • Depression
  • Developmental Trauma Disorders
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Conflict
  • Family Therapy
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Grief counseling
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • Inner Child Work
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Parent-Child Relationship
  • Parenting
  • relational trauma
  • Relationship Distress
  • Self-Awareness
  • Self-Esteem
  • Self-harm
  • Self Understanding
  • separation anxiety
  • Sex Anxiety
  • Social Anxiety
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen issues
  • Thinking Disorders
  • Trauma Recovery
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Alexa Holzberger remote and phone therapy in New Jersey, New York
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James Foley
Together, we will:

Together we will correct the thoughts, interpretations, views, and conclusions that had you risk what you care about in order to get experiences you definitely did not need while telling yourself you were managing risks while actually risking it all


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Together, we will:

Together we will correct the thoughts, interpretations, views, and conclusions that had you risk what you care about in order to get experiences you definitely did not need while telling yourself you were managing risks while actually risking it all

Something to know about my approach is:

Working with me is knowing you have found a empathetic, knowledgeable, focused, educated, and experienced two decades plus specialist who will help you protect the life you have from further misbehavior of yours and rebuild what you can.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Rape and Sexual Assault
  • Sex Addiction
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Issues
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James  Foley remote and phone therapy in California, Connecticut, Florida, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Texas
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Kathleen Brady
Together, we will:

At the start of therapy, we will discuss your treatment goals, whether they be short-term or long-term. You may not be sure of your goals when we first meet and that is okay as well. I will work to ensure that you feel supported.


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Together, we will:

At the start of therapy, we will discuss your treatment goals, whether they be short-term or long-term. You may not be sure of your goals when we first meet and that is okay as well. I will work to ensure that you feel supported.

Something to know about my approach is:

You can expect to feel supported and gain a better understanding of self and work. We will work in tandem to shape the sessions to address your predicaments as well as your needs. I believe that a genuine therapeutic alliance and mutual trust.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Career Counseling
  • Depression
  • Divorce and Separation
  • grief
  • Meaning of Life
  • Open Relationships
  • Relationship Distress
  • Vocational Coaching
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Kathleen Brady remote and phone therapy in New York
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Samantha Gerson
Together, we will:

I aim to forge a deep and trusting relationship, so that you feel comfortable discussing your most protected thoughts and feelings.


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Picture of Samantha Gerson, therapist in California, New York
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Together, we will:

I aim to forge a deep and trusting relationship, so that you feel comfortable discussing your most protected thoughts and feelings.

Something to know about my approach is:

I take a humanistic approach and often use motivational interviewing. I also utilize many other modalities including but not limited to CBT, DBT, and TFCBT.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adolescent Risk Behaviors
  • Adolescents
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Borderline Personality
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Complex Trauma
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID)
  • Gender Transition
  • Kink
  • LGBTQ+
  • Personality Disorders
  • Polyamory
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Rape and Sexual Assault
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Samantha Gerson remote and phone therapy in California, New York