The truth about the midlife sex surge, for men and women

Today, our Media Representative, Krystal Woodbridge, is featured in The Times, discussing whether men and women really do experience a decline in sexual desire in midlife. The new BBC Drama Wanderlust, about a long term couple who struggle to feel passion with each other, raises issues that many couples can relate to.   In this interview Krystal discusses this topic from the perspective of a Psychosexual Therapist, having helped hundreds of couples who struggle with issues around … [Read more...]

End to conversion therapy supported by leading psychological, psychotherapeutic and counselling organisations

The announcement this week of a Government pledge to consider options to end the practice of conversion therapy is a positive development says the Coalition against Conversion Therapy. Dr Igi/Lyndsey Moon, who is chair of the Coalition and British Psychological Society lead said: “This is a clear sign that the Government has at long last listened to LGBT individuals and national organisations who have tirelessly campaigned for change. We, along with our Coalition partners, have repeatedly … [Read more...]

Glasgow Herald: Sex and Dementia

We were recently featured in the Glasgow Herald  about a very important issue: sex and dementia. Care Scotland recently launched a press release on this difficult area, and they are advocating for more support for people with dementia who wish to express their sexuality. "THE College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists would welcome Scottish Care's report on older people's sexuality- this is a neglected and taboo area. People just assume older people don't have sex or that they shouldn't … [Read more...]