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As A Sex Therapist, I Weep Today

By Dr. Dean Aslinia As a mental health professional and a sex therapist, I have spent hundreds of hours hearing the stories of sexual abuse victims. I have spent every ounce of my emotional, psychological, and physical energy to remain strong and support, counsel, and empower these individuals. Each time hoping that my efforts [...]

By | 2018-09-30T17:51:05+00:00 September 30th, 2018|Public Mental Health, Sexual Health|0 Comments

Justice Served 40-175 Years in Prison, So Little, So Late

By Dr. Dean Aslinia Yesterday we all saw and heard the reactions as the defamed child abuser of more than 150 young girls, a former medical doctor, Larry Nassar received his prison sentence of 40-175 years. As a mental health professional I was infuriated with several things: The letter and comments that Dr. Nassar [...]

By | 2018-03-30T23:22:20+00:00 January 27th, 2018|Public Mental Health, Sexual Health|0 Comments

Does Sexual Addiction Exist? or is it Out of Control Sexual Behavior? What’s the Difference? 

By Dr. Dean Aslinia Over the past decade much controversy has been created over the notion of "sexual addiction".  Some believe this label is a true mental health disorder, and in fact qualifies as a "brain disease" that one cannot cure.  To these believers the only option you have left after you've been "diagnosed" [...]

By | 2018-03-30T23:23:04+00:00 January 20th, 2018|Sexual Health|0 Comments