Sexual Intimacy for Women

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  • Copyright: 2010-05-25
  • Publisher: Da Capo Press
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For women in same-sex relationships-both those who identify as lesbian and those who may not-who wish to reach a deeper level of intimacy.

Author Biography

Dr. Glenda Corwin is a clinical psychologist who has been in private practice for twenty years. She specializes in sexual intimacy issues for women in same-sex relationships. Her work as a therapist and her research on lesbian sexual patterns inspired Corwin to write this book for the many women who want to feel more joy and intimacy in their relationships. She lives in Atlanta, GA.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. 1
just the facts: women, sex, and desire
Women and Sex: Separating Fact from Fictionp. 9
Spontaneous vs. Responsive Desirep. 23
common stumbling blocks to intimacy
The Dynamics of Desire Discrepancyp. 45
Body Image & the Tyranny of Weightp. 63
Sexual Abuse & Traumap. 79
Aging & Hormonesp. 99
Fidelity Issuesp. 119
The Pressures of Parenthoodp. 149
secrets to longlasting intimacy
Communication for Loversp. 171
The Secret of 24-Hour Foreplayp. 195
Igniting Your Erotic Imaginationp. 213
Orgasm: Taking Your Timep. 229
Epiloguep. 247
Endnotesp. 253
Bibliographyp. 261
Indexp. 267
Acknowledgmentsp. 277
About the Authorp. 279
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