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Psych Today – Healing in a Cultural Context (article 3)

Catherine McCall concludes her three-part series based on an interview with Wendy Maltz with a discussion of how sexual abuse healing is influenced by social consciousness and other cultural factors. In the article Wendy reflects on how sexual abuse awareness

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Psych Today – Healing Sexual Wounds of Sex Abuse (article 2)

Read Catherine McCall’s second article in her popular Overcoming Child Abuse blog for Psychology Today entitled,  “Healing the Sexual Wounds of Sexual Abuse”  . It is based on her interview with Wendy a few weeks ago. This article is filled with practical

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Psych Today – Sex Effects of Sex Abuse (article 1)

Catherine McCall, a licensed marriage and family therapist and author of the sexual abuse healing memoir,When the Piano Stops, recently interviewed Wendy for a series of articles she is writing on sexual healing for her very popular Psychology Today recovery blog.

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Newly Released: “The Sexual Healing Journey” new 3rd edition!

The Sexual Healing Journey has just been released in both print and electronic format in by William Morrow Paperbacks/ HarperCollins publishers. Originally published two decades ago, The Sexual Healing Journey is a is considered “the primary resource” for understanding and

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Wendy Discusses “The Sexual Healing Journey”

Wendy Maltz was the featured guest on Wendy Strgar’s LA Talk Radio show, “Lunch with the Loveologist.” Wednesday, June 13th at 12 noon PST.  She discusses how couples can recognize and heal from the sexual problems caused by past sexual

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“Sex After Sex Abuse” – Wendy shares in Salon.com article

How can a woman overcome her dislike of sex after experiencing on-going sexual abuse in a past relationship? This question is addressed in a Salon.com article, “Sex After Sex Abuse” by Tracy Clark-Flory who interviewed Wendy for ideas on sexual healing. One

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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

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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

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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

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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

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