Category: Words from Wendy

Isaac Abel Explores the “Porn Addiction” Label

Isaac Abel has written another groundbreaking article this one in the Atlantic–about sex problems caused by porn. In the article, entitled, , “Was I Actually ‘Addicted’ to Internet Porn?”, he explores the concept of “porn addiction, his quest to understand what it means,

Adolescent Brain Meets Highspeed Internet Porn — helpful new video

Well done!!! This new video, Adolescent Brain Meets Highspeed Internet Porn by Gary Wilson is enlightening and informative without being judgmental …It features lots of information in a very well organized and clear format and is highlighted with good analogies… This is

New 3-Minute Video on Porn Addiction

Check out this concise, easy to understand video on “The Science of Pornography Addiction” It first appeared in the Fix and was posted on on Friday, February 22, 2013 . It’s been getting tons of views.

“Private Thoughts” Now Available in E-Reader Format

What do women really think about when it comes to sex?  You can find out in Wendy Maltz’s ground-breaking classic, Private Thoughts: Exploring the Power of Women’s Sexual Fantasies (coauthored with journalist Suzie Boss).  This internationally praised and popular book is now

The Sexual Healing Journey Book Trailer Is Now Up!

Many thanks to filmmaker Rob Bohannon and friends for creating this new book trailer for The Sexual Healing Journey: A Guide for Survivors of Sexual Abuse (William Morrow, 2012, 3rd edition). In it I describe how I came to write the book

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

“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

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

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

A Lively Talk on Being a Sex Therapist

You are invited to listen to a fun talk that Wendy Maltz gave a few months ago to a large group of professional women in Eugene. Here she shares key concepts about ensuring healthy sexuality, overcoming common sexual problems, and