sex therapy

noun Psychiatry.

treatment of sexual disorders that have psychological causes, employing psychiatric counseling, behavior modification, and education.

Origin of sex therapy

First recorded in 1970–75 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for sex therapy

sex therapy


treatment by counselling, behaviour modification, etc, for psychosexual and physical problems in sexual intercourse

Derived forms of sex therapy

sex therapist, noun
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