Each month, Sexual Intelligence™ examines the sexual implications of current events, politics, technology, popular culture, and the media.
Dr. Marty Klein is a Certified Sex Therapist and sociologist with a special interest in public policy and sexuality. He has written 6 books, over 100 print articles, and has published 7 sets of training CDs. Each year he trains thousands of professionals in North America and abroad in clinical skills, human sexuality, and policy issues.
his interview with Sports Illustrated, Collins described why he came
out: so he could be true to himself, stop lying to everyone, and live
more authentically. That's what practically every gay person says
What do most people say they
want from sex? Some combination of pleasure and closeness. But
that's not what they usually focus on during sex.
What do people focus on? The
answer to that is the beginning of why and how people undermine their
own sexuality, often reducing the enjoyable, frequent sex of their
early years into something they eventually avoid. I'll discuss why our
conventional wisdom on treating sexual problems often