Sep 032013
 
The pain that is vulvodynia

Vulvodynia is pain of the vulvar area which is currently described by the  International Society for the Study of Vulvovaginal Disease as “discomfort, most often described as burning pain, occurring in the absence of relevant visible findings or a specific, clinically identifiable, neurologic disorder”.  Meaning, in layman’s terms:  there doesn’t seem to be a specific reason […]

Aug 102012
 
Assessment of therapists' attitudes towards BDSM

Assessment of therapists’ attitudes towards BDSM Published in 2012, the paper surveyed 766 therapists from the American Psychological Association’s Practice Directorate website to assess therapists’ attitudes towards the BDSM. Most people consider the APA to be a mainstream organization. While BDSM participants are wary of their interactions with mental health professionals, the data are more […]