East Sussex Sexual Health Service and East Sussex County Council
Working together to support your sexual health

Psychosexual Therapy

Q. What is Psychosexual therapy?

A. Psychosexual therapy is a counselling service with a focus on a wide range of sexual issues.

Q. What issues are seen in psychosexual therapy?

A. Sexual issues seen in psychosexual therapy include:

  • difficulties with erection, ejaculation, orgasm, desire, etc
  • sexual trauma or pain
  • sexual functioning & ill health, disability, etc
  • sexual orientation
  • compulsive sexual behaviour etc

Q. How can I make an appointment for psychosexual therapy?

A. We encourage referral from health professionals, e.g. GPs, other doctors, nurses, etc.

Q. How long does psychosexual therapy last?

A. Appointments last one hour and therapy is time-limited.