Esther  Perel - Counselor/Therapist, Sex Therapist, Speaker/Presenter, YourTango Expert Partner - New York, NY
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Esther Perel (MA)

Counselor/Therapist

Articles

Celebrate World Sexual Health Day With YourTango

YourTango expert, therapist, counselor and author Esther Perel will be joining a prestigious panel at The Cutting Room in New York City for a World Sexual ...

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5 Mistaken Assumptions About Long-Term Love

While marriage dates back to biblical times, the institution has undergone a dramatic transformation in the modern era. What we call marriage today barely resembles its past profile. Formerly, matrimony was about economic sustenance, partnership, companionship, social status and children. Today, marriage is ...

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Boundaries, Negotiation and Open Relationships

”Open relationships” where both members of a couple are “allowed” to have sex with other people, remains a relatively fringe practice. But is it possible that this will be a new way of ...

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Erotic Fantasy Reconsidered: From Tragedy To Triumph

PART TWO Tell me how you were loved, and I’ll tell you how you make love. Our emotional history shapes our erotic blueprint and is expressed in the physicality of sex. Accordingly, there is a strong ...

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What is Fantasy?

An Example of Fantasy as a Tool to Heal     Our fantasies allow us to negate and undo the limits put upon us by our conscience, by our culture, and by our self-image.   If we feel insecure and unattractive, in our fantasies we are irresistible. If we anticipate a withholding ...

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Esther Perel

Quick Stats

Main Specialty:

Infidelity / Affair Recovery

Marriage

Sexuality

Credentials:

MA

Time in Practice:

10 years +

Additional Expertise:

Sex Therapist

Speaker/Presenter

YourTango Expert Partner

I offer my services:

At my office

I am fluent in:

English

French

Spanish

Other, please inquire

Articles by Esther Perel
Sex Coach: World Sexual Health Day

Celebrate World Sexual Health Day With YourTango

YourTango celebrates World Sexual Health Day.

1 plus 1 equals 3

5 Mistaken Assumptions About Long-Term Love

YourTango Expert Esther Perel questions some of our most basic beliefs about intimacy.

Yes No Maybe

Boundaries, Negotiation and Open Relationships

Will open relationships someday become generally accepted? Why? Why Not? What do you think?

Solution

Erotic Fantasy Reconsidered: From Tragedy To Triumph

Tell me how you were loved, and I’ll tell you how you make love.

Courtship

What is Fantasy?

Is fantasy always a specific set script? How can fantasy heal?

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Esther Perel

All Specialties

Couples/Marital Issues, Dating/Being Single Support, Empowering Women, Emptiness, Grief, Loss, & Bereavement, Infidelity / Affair Recovery, Life Management, Marriage, Sex Addiction, Sexuality