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“How Sex Abuse Can Affect Your Physical Health” (new article by Wendy)

HOW SEXUAL ABUSE CAN AFFECT PHYSICAL HEALTH By Wendy Maltz LCSW, DST (first appeared in Bottom Line Health, Dec. 2011) Sexual abuse—be it recent or years ago—is often linked to mental health problems such as depression and anxiety in the estimated

Posted in Sexual Abuse Healing, Words from Wendy

Wendy to teach Sex Therapy at the University of Oregon

Wendy Maltz LCSW, DST is pleased to announce that she has accepted the position of Adjunct Professor with the Couples and Family Therapy Graduate Program at the University of Oregon, in Eugene. She will teach a “Human Sexuality and Sex

Posted in Other Topics, Words from Wendy

Earn CEU Credits for Reading “The Porn Trap”

If you are a counselor, therapist, or psychologist you can now earn 4 Continuing Education credits for reading our book, “The Porn Trap” and answering on-line test questions with Professional Development Resources. The book can help you recognize problems caused

Posted in Porn Problem Recovery, Words from Wendy

Watch Excerpts of Wendy’s Acclaimed DVDs/Videos

You can now watch short video clips from Wendy Maltz’s two highly acclaimed couples sexual healing and intimacy videos, “Relearning Touch” and “Partners in Healing.”  These videos are designed to help couples heal from the sexual repercussions of past sexual abuse and also develop skills for

Posted in Media Interviews, Sexual Abuse Healing

The Intimate Effects of Pornography – on Doctor Radio

Now available! You can now listen to the information-packed one-hour interview Wendy provided for the Sirius Channel’s Sexual Health and Well-Being Doctor Radio show in July 2010. Here Wendy discusses porn addiction, relationship problems, and other harmful intimate effects of

Posted in Media Interviews, Porn Problem Recovery

Freedom from Porn Addiction Interview

Why is today’s porn so compelling? What makes it “the Great Sex Spoiler”? How can recovering porn addicts approach sex in new ways that support sexual health and intimate relationships? For answers to these questions and more you are invited

Posted in Media Interviews, Porn Problem Recovery

Safe Space Radio Interview on Sexual Healing

Dr. Anne Hallward of Safe Space Radio recently spoke with Wendy Maltz LCSW, DST about the impact of sexual abuse on sexuality, and ways to reclaim pleasure, safety and intimacy.  In this 30 minute interview, “Sexual Healing after Sexual Abuse,” Wendy describes techniques for relearning touch that

Posted in Media Interviews, Sexual Abuse Healing

New TSA Screenings Challenge Survivors of Sexual Abuse

A recent article in Newsweek Online by Kate Dailey discusses how the Transportation and Safety Administration’s new body scans and pat downs can create problems for survivors of sexual abuse. In the article Wendy Maltz, author of  The Sexual Healing Journey, shares how

Posted in Media Interviews, Sexual Abuse Healing

“Sex After Sex Abuse” Interview on HealthyPlace.com

Wendy Maltz LCSW, DST was the featured guest Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 on the HealthyPlace TV Show, the online mental health TV show that airs over the HealthyPlace.com website. The program focused on how experiences such as incest, rape and molestation can

Posted in Media Interviews, Sexual Abuse Healing

Functions of Sexual Fantasies excerpt on AlterNet.org

The highly popular AlterNet.org website is currently featuring a long and meaty excerpt taken from Wendy’s book, Private Thoughts: Exploring the Power of Women’s Sexual Fantasies (coauthored with Suzie Boss) on their “Sex and Relationships” page. The excerpt describes, and illustrates with examples, nine positive functions of

Posted in Media Interviews, Understanding Sexual Fantasies