Sexology. “So What is it that you Actually do?”

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Acta Medica International,2015,2,1,174-176.
Published:January 2015
Type:Short Communication

Sexology. “So What is it that you Actually do?”

Laura Anne Milosavljevic B.S
Sexology Student, Department of Sexology, Curtin University of Technology, School of Public Health. Perth, Australia


This article details the principles and practices of the scientifi c discipline Sexology. The purpose of this article is to provide the reader with an in-depth understanding of Sexology as an academia as well as its professional applications. Sexology is defined as the multidisciplinary scientific study of human sexuality, but few individuals know exactly what a Sexologist does. Often the assumption is solely sex therapy as treatment for sexual dysfunctions, however, the field of Sexology is far more expansive with multitudinous diverse specializations. Sexology covers a broad spectrum of theory and practice and Sexologists integrate many methods, concepts
and interventions into their work. Through education, research and therapy, human sexual difficulties maybe successfully resolved through the commitment and dedication of Sexologists.