The Mechanics of Intimacy and Desire
Join Dr. David Schnarch, world-renown sex and marital therapist, and international best-selling author explore the crossroads of healthy sexuality and the maturation of our humanity. Dr. Schnarch’s brilliant understanding of the core issues behind the majority of sexual problems that most couples face and his compassionate articulation of the insights and practices that lead to satisfying long term relating are hopeful and inspiring. His latest work which applies the new science of neurobiology to our understanding of our sexual selves and our capacity to relate are nothing short of life changing.
David is a licensed clinical psychologist, world-renown sex and marital therapist, and international best-selling author. He is the founder of CrucibleŽ Therapy, regarded by many as the most sophisticated integration of sex, intimacy, spirituality, personal development, and marital therapy developed to date. His first book, Constructing The Sexual Crucible: An Integration of Sexual and Marital Therapy is widely used in clinical training programs across the country and read by therapists around the world.
His second book, Passionate Marriage: Keeping Love and Intimacy Alive in Emotionally Committed Relationships is a perennial international best seller. It sold over 300,000 copies in the U.S.A. before being re-released this year by W. W. Norton & Co. (May, 2009). His third book, Resurrecting Sex: Resolving Sexual Problems and Rejuvenating Your Relationship is a definitive guide for sexual dysfunction issues for both men and women. His insightful and compassionate understanding integrates the psychological, interpersonal and medical issues that inhibit sexual health. His latest book, Intimacy & Desire: Rekindling the Passion in Your Relationship takes his previous work to a higher level of understanding by placing sexuality and relationships in the context of current neurobiology science and offering hands on solutions that not only unravel the sexual issues that plague 70% of the population but also provide insight and remedies for the core issues in brain function itself.
This may be one of the most thought provoking and intriguing interviews of my radio career to date. Don’t miss it.