EP178 – Recovering From Shame After Trauma with Dr. Holly Richmond
Release Date: 05/26/2020
Today I'm delighted to welcome Dr. Kathryn Klement to the podcast. In this episode Dr. Klement speaks with me about sexual narcissism, its effects on relationships, early signs and red flags and exploring sexual boundaries with your partner.info_outline EP205 - Charm School: Learning to Talk to Women with Tripp Kramer
In this episode Tripp Kramer speaks with me about how men can learn to better talk to women, the traps men fall into when trying to initiate sex too quickly, and understanding the role and importance of emotional safety.info_outline EP204 - Rekindling Your Sexual Spark with Ian Kerner, PhD
In this episode Ian Kerner, PhD, LMFT speaks with me about the psychological reasons men have low desire, the negative consequences shame can have on your sex life and learning to reconnect with your sexual self.info_outline EP203 - Sexual Arousal & Desire with Dr. Judson Brandeis
In this episode Dr. Judson Brandeis speaks to me about the issues of low testosterone, how can you increase your testosterone levels and analyzing how a healthy lifestyle will lead to a better sex drive.info_outline EP202 - Keep That Gun in the Holster, Cowboy! with Jeff Abraham
In this episode Jeff Abraham speaks to me about premature ejaculation and erectile dysfunction, common questions that men bring up when talking about these issues and we take a look at the scientific studies and credentials around Promescent.info_outline Episode 201 - Halloween Sex Tips from Sexperts
Welcome to a bonus Halloween episode of the Sexology Podcast! On this episode, I talk about how you can get playful with Halloween themes in the bedroom with my guest, sex therapist and host of Sex Talk with Erika, Erika Miley.info_outline EP200 - Top 10 Sex Tips According to Our Listeners
Today we are celebrating our 200th episode! We’ll be revisiting past episodes that our listeners selected as the ones that helped them the most and provided the best sex advice.info_outline EP199 - How To Overcome Religious Shame with Dr Tina
In this episode Dr. Tina Schermer Sellers speaks with me about overcoming religious shame around sex, taking a look at the historical context of abstinence and learning how to remain within your religion whilst having a healthy sex life.info_outline EP198 - Are We Ready to Have Sex with Robots? Featuring Dr. Rebecca Gibson
In this episode Dr. Rebecca Gibson joins me to talk about sex robots, how people become attracted to them, why they won’t help you with relational skills and what the future holds as technology and AI continue to improve.info_outline EP197 - Sex and Creativity with Dr. Stephen Diamond
In this episode Dr. Stephen Diamond talks to me about how we can best use the daimonic in our lives, analyzing the underlying reasons for our sexual fantasies and different ways we can engage with our fantasies.info_outline
Welcome to episode 178 of the Sexology Podcast! Today I am delighted to welcome Dr. Holly Richmond back to the podcast. In this episode she speaks with me about shame after sexual trauma, how survivors can regain their desire, learning to re-engage with positive sexual experiences and the importance of seeking out sex positive therapists.
Dr. Holly Richmond is a Somatic Psychologist, Certified Sex Therapist (CST), and Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (LMFT). She is one of North America’s leading sex therapists serving Hollywood’s elite as well as prominent corporate clientele, nationally and internationally. With offices in New York, Los Angeles and Portland, Dr. Holly is a trusted authority on sexual health issues with a significant media following.
She is regularly quoted in publications and media outlets including The New York Times, CNN, Shape, NBC, Wired, Forbes, Health, Men’s Health, Cosmopolitan, and Women’s Health. She is a sought-after consultant in the sex tech industry and is seen as a pioneer in bridging the gap between sexual health and entertainment. Dr. Holly’s ‘Next-Sex’ platform and forthcoming book reflect her keen interest in the exploration of sex and technology, and how they work together as human sexuality evolves in the 21st century.
In this episode, you will hear:
- Why do survivors experience shame around sex?
- Misconceptions around the causes of rape
- How people feel sexual shame after trauma in their bodies?
- Learning to show up for your body
- Navigating having positive sexual experiences
- Unhealthy habits survivors can pick up
- How desire disappears as survivors restrict their sexuality
- Looking at sexual dysfunctions
- Why it’s important to seek out a sex positive therapist
Find Dr. Holly online
Find me online:
Find me on social media:
Download my new ebook for free here:
101 Ways to Keep Your Relationship Hot:
If you are interested in booking a video counselling session with Dr. Moali:
Podcast Produced by Pete Bailey - http://petebailey.net/audio