Chapter 11. Sexual Relationships: Disorders of Interest, Arousal and Orgasm

  1. Michael Crowe DM, FRCPsych and
  2. Jane Ridley BA (Hons), PQSW

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690420.ch11

Therapy with Couples: A Behavioural-Systems Approach to Couple Relationship and Sexual Problems, Second Edition

Therapy with Couples: A Behavioural-Systems Approach to Couple Relationship and Sexual Problems, Second Edition

How to Cite

Crowe, M. and Ridley, J. (2000) Sexual Relationships: Disorders of Interest, Arousal and Orgasm, in Therapy with Couples: A Behavioural-Systems Approach to Couple Relationship and Sexual Problems, Second Edition, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690420.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 20 NOV 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632053797

Online ISBN: 9780470690420

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Keywords:

  • sexual relationships;
  • disorders of interest;
  • sexual aspects;
  • orgasm;
  • sexual urge

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • The distinction between problems of desire and problems of arousal and orgasm

  • Problems of sexual interest or desire

  • Relationship factors leading to a loss of sexual interest, and their management

  • Problems of sexual function (arousal and orgasm)

  • Assessment and treatment of sexual dysfunctions

  • Conclusions

  • Summary of the treatment of sexual relationship problems