Increasing the pleasure bond: Sexual enhancement in marital therapy

Larry E. Dumka

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Enhancing couples' sexual relationships can increase the efficacy of marital therapy. Therapists are encouraged to assess sexual satisfaction and offer sexual enhancement as a part of marital therapy. In this paper, widely applicable sexual enhancement techniques are outlined and illustrated with case examples. Bibliotherapy resources for clients are also suggested.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1-18
Number of pages18
JournalJournal of Family Psychotherapy
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jun 29 1992
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Psychology
  • Psychiatry and Mental health


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