Tag: Esther Perel
08.07.2012 Posted In: NP0022 Who's Afraid of Couples Therapy? By Psychotherapy Networker
Who’s Afraid of Couples Therapy?: NP0022 – Session 4
Is it possible to rebuild trust and intimacy in a couple’s relationship after a partner has had an affair? How can therapists help? Hear from Esther Perel, author of the international bestseller Mating in Captivity: Unlocking Erotic Intelligence, on how to help couples after an infidelity and the role that cultural perspectives have in this emotional situation.
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06.12.2012 Posted In: NP0020 Men in Therapy: What Clinicians Need to Know By Psychotherapy Networker
Men in Therapy: NP0020 - Session 4
Explore the poorly understood world of male sexuality by challenging some of the pervasive myths about men and their “nonrelational” attitude toward sex. Esther Perel, author of Mating in Captivity and specialist in sexuality and couples relationships, ascribes practical tools for helping men examine their own sexual blueprint.
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06.08.2012 Posted In: NETWORKER EXCHANGE By Psychotherapy Networker
How and When to Discuss Sexuality with Male Clients
Explore the myths and realities of male sexuality with Esther Perel and better understand practical tools for effectively helping men with relational and sexual issues. In this clip from our streaming-video webcast series, "Men in Therapy: What Clinicians Need to Know," she discusses how to bring up sexuality when working with male clients, when she feels it’s important to discuss it as part of therapy, and shares some examples of questions she might ask men in session.
Esther Perel, M.A., L.M.F.T., is a master trainer, therapist workshop leader and speaker and an acknowledged international authority on couples, culture and sexuality. The author of the international bestseller Mating in Captivity: Unlocking Erotic Intelligence she's an AASECT approved sex therapist practicing in New York where she's on the faculty at Columbia University and at the Ackerman Institute. She’s the recipient of the 2009 book award from the Society for Sex Therapy and Research.
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An extramarital affair can be a traumatic experience for couples, causing feelings of anger, rejection, fear, loss of trust, grief, and can ultimately destroy the relationship. But does it always have to be framed in this experience of trauma and eventual breakdown of the relationship? Is it possible to rebuild trust and intimacy after an affair? Learn with Esther Perel how, contrary to conventional wisdom, some affairs can actually transform a relationship. Discover techniques to help couples rebuild trust after an infidelity and hear about different cultural perspectives on affairs.12.23.2011 Posted In: NP0011 Who's Afraid of Couples Therapy? By Psychotherapy Networker
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