Difference Between Different Helping Professionals

Posted On: July 19, 2023

Resharing here ‘coz I had a friend ask me about the difference between coach, counselor, psychologist, and therapist again today. Since this wasn’t the first time this same person asked me, I realised it must be just as confusing for many people as it was for me many years ago: Coach – Focuses on supporting […]

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What is Sex Therapy?

What is Sex Therapy?

Posted On: February 11, 2023

Sex therapy is an emerging field that is growing in popularity due to its effectiveness in addressing a variety of issues related to sex and relationships. It is a form of psychotherapy that uses an integrative approach to treatment, focusing on the psychological, physical, and social aspects of a person’s sexual life. By exploring areas […]

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Female Sexual Dysfunction

Female Sexual Dysfunction

Posted On: August 17, 2019

Female sexual dysfunction is not a much-talked about subject. Due to a host of cultural reasons, many women are not comfortable about discussing their sexual problems. Nevertheless, it’s a fact that around 43% of women suffer from some kind of sexual dysfunction. Let us study female sexual dysfunction so that if you have any problem […]

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Relationship Counseling – What It Means For You

Relationship Counseling – What It Means For You

Posted On: May 24, 2018

Hectic schedules and busy lifestyles leave little time for relationships these days. Lack of time and a host of other reasons lead to notable troubles in relationships. When these problems are neglected and left unaddressed, things tend to worsen, culminating in a severe crisis that may break the bonds between couples. This is where relationship […]

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This One is for the Men…

This One is for the Men…

Posted On: October 11, 2015

Last week, I shared my episode on Vaginismus on my weekly radio show Eros Evolution. This week, the focus shifts to the men. Show description: “Premature ejaculation, erectile difficulties, delayed ejaculation and low sex drive are some of the issues men come to Clinical Sexologist Dr. Martha Tara Lee for. In this episode, she will […]

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For Ladies Who Cannot Have Sex

For Ladies Who Cannot Have Sex

Posted On: July 11, 2012

Clinical Sexologist Dr. Martha Tara Lee of Underneath The Moon explains what is Vaginismus. About Vaginismus Women who frequently experience vaginal discomfort during intercourse, such as pain and burning sensations, are probably suffering from the condition known as Vaginismus (pronounced vaj-uh-niz-muhs). Vaginismus is the result of involuntary tightening of the vaginal walls, making penetration during […]

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A Closer Look: Vaginismus

A Closer Look: Vaginismus

Posted On: September 5, 2011

  Women who frequently experience vaginal discomfort during intercourse, such as pain and burning sensations, are probably suffering from the condition known as Vaginismus (pronounced vaj-uh-niz-muhs). Vaginismus is the result of involuntary tightening of the vaginal walls, making penetration during intercourse difficult or even impossible. This is usually manifested by the following symptoms: Pain due […]

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Female Sexual Dysfunctions

Female Sexual Dysfunctions

Posted On: February 3, 2011

Many women have problems with sex at some stage in their life and it becomes more common as women get older.  Female sexual dysfunction refers to one or more of the following issues: loss of sexual desire, loss of arousal, problems with orgasm and pain during sex. 1. Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder The opposite end […]

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Client Confidentiality

Client Confidentiality

Posted On: January 7, 2011

This article first appeared on The Online Citizen. As the Lion City’s only clinical sexologist with a doctorate in human sexuality, I have often been asked by journalists, friends, and complete strangers to share my thoughts about what I felt was my most bizarre/ interesting/ fulfilling case. I could become the next media darling or […]

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