Speaking about your sexual preferences or sexual identity to your friends, family or colleagues can be daunting. Our experts are open to speak to you about any sexual or gender related issues. Whether you are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transsexual or heterosexual; whether you are considering gender reassignment, we are here to listen to you, support and guide you throughout the process of accepting your true identity. We can also advise on sexual performance problems and offer couples therapy where necessary.
What are Sexual issues?
Individuals who suffer from Sexual issues are individuals who are unsure or unclear how they feel about themselves/ others. These individuals may be confused about whether they prefer one sex or another. It may be that the individual is scared to tell their family/friends about their sexuality or gender issues. It is important to address the issue of Sexual issues as if left it can develop into further issues such as anxiety, depression and potentially suicidal thoughts.
What are the symptoms of Sexual issues?
There are various symptoms you may feel if you are experiencing some sexual issues;
Conflicting sexual desires
Addictive sexual behaviours
Feelings of inadequacy
If you believe you are suffering from some of the symptoms stated above therapy may be beneficial to you.
How can therapy help?
Sexual issues can be difficult for anyone. It can cause great confusion, upset and sometimes shame. Therapy has been shown to be successful in helping individuals who do suffer from sexual issues. Therapy can help you to become more confident, boost your self-esteem and help eradicate negative feelings about yourself, your gender and sexuality.
Types of therapy offered for Sexual issues at The Blue Tree Clinic?
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Cognitive Analytic Therapy
It may be that our team believe you would benefit from medical help as well as therapeutic help in which case we may suggest private psychiatric treatment where a psychiatrist will assess you and decide whether physical tests or medication would help.
How can The Blue Tree Clinic help you?
At The Blue Tree Clinic we understand that gender and sexual identity can be a difficult topic. Many individuals may be ashamed or embarrassed to speak about their issues. Here at The Blue Tree Clinic we want to hear what you have to say. We want to help you overcome your embarrassment and make you proud to be who you are. Our therapists will assess you and decide which therapy is best suitable for you and your needs, whether this be a single therapy type or multiple types of therapy. Your therapist will help you explore your issues with gender/sexuality issues and help you think more positively about them.
Your therapist is there to support you though the process of accepting yourself. If necessary you will be asked whether you would like friends, family or partners to be involved in the therapy with you. Our therapist will keep a non-judgemental approach and ensure that by the end of the therapy you and comfortable with yourself and happy to face day to day life in a confident way.
Contact our friendly team of experts for a safe, comfortable conversation.
Please call us on 0800 011 9883 or contact us online here