Welcome to Ascension Counseling in Beachwood, Ohio, where we specialize in providing sex therapy for couples facing challenges related to low desire, sexual dysfunction, desire discrepancy, lack of intimacy, and infidelity. Our dedicated team of licensed therapists is committed to helping couples overcome these intimate issues and build stronger, healthier relationships. In this specialty page, we will explore the significance of sex therapy in addressing these specific concerns and how Ascension Counseling can guide you and your partner towards a more fulfilling and satisfying intimate life.
Low sexual desire in one or both partners can be a distressing issue that affects the overall quality of a relationship. It can lead to feelings of frustration, inadequacy, and emotional distance.
Physical issues such as erectile dysfunction (ED), premature ejaculation, or pain during sex can disrupt sexual satisfaction and cause emotional strain in a relationship.
Differences in sexual desires or frequency can create tension between partners, causing emotional distress and challenges in maintaining intimacy.
Lack of Intimacy:
Emotional or physical disconnection can lead to a lack of intimacy, which can negatively impact the overall health of the relationship.
Recovering from infidelity can be an incredibly challenging process. Couples often seek therapy to rebuild trust, intimacy, and emotional connection.
At Ascension Counseling, we understand the complexities of these issues and offer a safe, supportive, and confidential environment where couples can address and overcome these intimate challenges.
Low Desire: Navigating the Depths of Intimacy
Low sexual desire is a common issue that many couples face at some point in their relationship. It can be caused by various factors, including stress, hormonal imbalances, relationship issues, or past trauma. When left unaddressed, low desire can lead to emotional disconnect and dissatisfaction within the relationship.
Our sex therapy program at Ascension Counseling is designed to help couples explore the root causes of low desire and develop strategies to reignite their passion and intimacy. We provide a non-judgmental and understanding space where you and your partner can openly discuss your desires, fears, and concerns.
Sexual Dysfunction: Overcoming Physical Barriers to Intimacy
Sexual dysfunction, such as erectile dysfunction or premature ejaculation, can be incredibly frustrating and disheartening for both partners. These physical issues can lead to feelings of inadequacy and a decline in self-esteem.
Our sex therapy program at Ascension Counseling provides a safe and empathetic environment for couples to address and overcome sexual dysfunction. Our experienced therapists can offer techniques and strategies to manage and resolve these physical barriers to intimacy, allowing you to rekindle the flame of passion in your relationship.
Desire Discrepancy: Finding Common Ground
Differences in sexual desires and frequencies can create tension and frustration within a relationship. It’s essential to address these concerns in a way that fosters understanding and compromise.
In our sex therapy program, we work with couples to improve communication around their desires and preferences. We help you find common ground and develop strategies to meet each other’s needs, creating a more harmonious and satisfying sexual connection.
Lack of Intimacy: Reconnecting on an Emotional Level
Emotional or physical disconnection can lead to a lack of intimacy, affecting the overall health of your relationship. It’s essential to rebuild emotional closeness and physical affection to maintain a fulfilling connection.
Our sex therapy program focuses on helping couples reconnect on both emotional and physical levels. We provide strategies and exercises to enhance intimacy, rebuild trust, and rekindle the passion in your relationship.
Infidelity: Healing and Rebuilding Trust
Infidelity can be one of the most painful and challenging experiences in a relationship. Recovering from infidelity requires patience, understanding, and professional guidance.
Our sex therapy program specializes in helping couples navigate the difficult process of healing and rebuilding trust after infidelity. We provide a structured framework for open and honest communication, forgiveness, and accountability, allowing you to work towards a more secure and intimate partnership.
The Ascension Counseling Approach:
At Ascension Counseling, our approach to sex therapy is rooted in empathy, compassion, and evidence-based techniques. We understand that every couple is unique, and we tailor our therapy sessions using Gottman Therapy and Emotionally Focused Therapy in combination with Sex Therapy techniques to address your specific concerns and goals. Here’s what you can expect when you choose Ascension Counseling for your sex therapy needs:
Individualized Assessment: We begin by conducting a thorough and specialized assessment of your relationship dynamics, sexual concerns, and any underlying issues such as depression, anxiety, or trauma.
Safe and Confidential Environment: We provide a safe, judgement-free and confidential space where you and your partner can openly discuss your feelings, concerns, and desires without fear of judgment.
Evidence-Based Techniques: Our therapists are trained in a variety of evidence-based techniques, including Gottman Therapy, Emotionally Focused Therapy for Couples, sex therapy and sex education. We tailor these techniques to your specific needs.
Goal-Oriented Therapy: We work collaboratively with you to establish clear and achievable goals for your therapy journey. Whether you’re seeking improved communication, conflict resolution, or healing from trauma, we focus on tangible outcomes.
Homework and Exercises: Between sessions, we may assign homework from different therapeutic modalities and exercises designed to reinforce the skills and strategies learned in therapy, promoting ongoing growth and improvement.
Non-judgmental and Inclusive Approach: Ascension Counseling welcomes couples of all backgrounds. We prioritize creating an inclusive and non-judgmental environment for everyone.
Sex therapy can be a transformative journey for couples facing sexual issues and sex drive differences. At Ascension Counseling in Beachwood, Ohio, we are dedicated to helping you and your partner overcome these obstacles and build a healthier, more fulfilling relationship.
Our experienced and compassionate sex therapists are here to support you every step of the way, providing a safe and confidential space to explore your intimate concerns. If you and your partner are ready to take the first step towards a more satisfying and connected relationship, contact Ascension Counseling today to schedule your initial consultation. Together, we can work towards a brighter, more intimate future.