Sexual problems Articles

Were you Sexually Abused as a Child? How to Tell

The National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) estimates that here in the UK, almost one in four children (24.1%) experience sexual abuse. It’s a terrifying statistic, made more sobering considering that being sexually abused as a child can cause lifelong negative repercussions if victims do not find the support they need to heal. This...

Open Relationships: The More the Merrier? Some Factors to Consider

Some married couples are abandoning traditional rules and approaches to marriage in favour of the open relationship, with hopes that increased flexibility and emotional honesty will provide the key to a successful long-term partnership. But the question still remains-is it possible to make the transition from a monogamous relationship into an open relationship? ...

Surviving Child Sexual Abuse as an Adult

What is child sexual abuse (CSA), what are it's long-term effects, and how can survivors of such abuse cope and create a meaningful future? Child sexual abuse (CSA) is a physically and emotionally destructive event that, unfortunately, happens all too often. CSA that is not properly addressed during one’s childhood may have serious long-term psychological...