Alexithymia, negative emotions, and sexual behavior in heterosexual university students from Italy.


Alexithymia is a construct which denotes thought characterized by pragmatic content, an inability to recognize and verbally express emotion, a difficulty in distinguishing between feelings and bodily sensations, and a limitation in fantasy life. Research has revealed a role for alexithymia in different kinds of sexual dysfunctions; it was also associated… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10508-012-0006-8

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