- treatment of sexual disorders that have psychological causes, employing psychiatric counseling, behavior modification, and education.
Origin of sex therapy
First recorded in 1970–75
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- treatment by counselling, behaviour modification, etc, for psychosexual and physical problems in sexual intercourse
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