Sexuality and Its Disorders: Development, Cases, and Treatment
Sexuality and Its Disorders explores sexuality from an evolutionary perspective using powerful, real-life case studies to help readers provide effective guidance around issues relating to sexuality. Drawing on his 30 years of clinical experience and research, author Mike Abrams provides a comprehensive, evidence-based, and clinically-oriented text with cutting-edge coverage throughout. Discussions include the physical and psychological development of sexual identity; the social aspects of sexual behavior; the many expressions of sexuality; cognitive behavior treatment of sexual problems; and more. The many perspectives of sexuality are examined with interviews and commentaries from major figures in the field—including David M. Buss, Helen Fisher, C. Sue Carter of Kinsey, Todd K. Shackelford, Ken Zucker, and Gordon Gallup—who discuss such topics as the origins of sexuality, the nature of love, the role of attachment, and the treatment of sexual problems.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
The Basics of Sexuality
History of Western Sexuality
Major Figures in Sex Research and Theory
Theories and Perspectives on Sexuality
Sexuality Development and Developmental Psychology
The Psychology of Sexual Anatomy and Physiology
Theories of Love and Attachment and Mating
Dating and Mating
Other editions - View all
Abrams adaptive adult aggression Albert Ellis associated attractive become believed biological brain Buss client clinical cognitive components culture cybersex David Buss ejaculation Ellis emotional erectile dysfunction erotic estradiol evolution evolutionary psychology evolved example experience factors fantasies feel female sexual Fisher Freud function Gallup gender identity genes genetic genital heterosexual homosexuality hormones human sexuality important increase individuals infidelity influence Internet interview intimacy jealousy Journal of Sex Kenrick Kinsey males and females Marisol marriage Masters and Johnson masturbation mating monogamy motivation offspring one’s orgasm oxytocin paraphilias paraphilic partner penis person perspective physical polyamory pornography potential preferences prostitutes psychoanalytic reproductive role romantic love Sex Research sexual activity sexual arousal sexual behavior sexual desire sexual disorders sexual dysfunctions sexual orientation sexual problems Shackelford social society specific sperm competition Sternberg strategies tend testosterone theory therapist therapy there’s traits transgender treatment Vlad woman women