Anxiety Issues

Years in Practice

25 years +


Santa Monica CA 90402 - United States



Additional Expertise

Relationship Coach, Sex Coach

I Practice in

Multiple states/provinces, please inquire

I Believe

Is communication in your relationship a problem?  Having trouble keeping the passion alive? Recovering from an affair?  Need couples sessions, individual work, intensives, workshops or trainings for professionals?  I am a sex and relationship expert, Board Certified Sexologist, a Certifed Sex Therapist licensed professional counselor, a certified imago relationship therapist, and author of The New Monogamy and Getting the Sex You Want.

About Tammy Nelson

I am a PhD, sex and relationship expert, author and international speaker, and a licensed psychotherapist with over 25 years of experience working with individuals and couples. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor, a Certified Sexologist, a Diplomate of the American Board of Sexology and an AASECT Certified Sex Therapist and a Certified AASECT Sex Therapist Supervisor.

I have a PhD in sexology from the American Academy of Clinical Sexology, I am  a Registered Art Therapist, and a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor, a Certified Imago Relationship therapist, and Certified Imago Workshop Presenter and an Advanced Clinician.

I am also the author of several books including, The New Monogamy; Redefining Your Relationship After Infidelity, and  Getting the Sex You Want; Shed Your Inhibitions and Reach New Heights of Passion Together as well as What’s Eating You? A Workbook for Anorexia and Bulimia. 

I have been a featured expert in  Glamour Magazine, Self, Shape, Redbook, Cosmopolitan, Men’s Health, Women's Health, Washington Post, Rolling Stone Magazine, NY Times and a source in Time Magazine.

I write for Huffington Post, and Psychotherapy Networker and can be followed on my blog at http://www.drtammynelson.com/blog. . I give workshops and Intensives for couples and trains therapists around the world on issues relating to sex and relationships. You can connect with my by visiting my contact tab and sending in a request.

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