Effects of mindfulness training on body awareness to sexual stimuli: implications for female sexual dysfunction.

@article{Silverstein2011EffectsOM,
  title={Effects of mindfulness training on body awareness to sexual stimuli: implications for female sexual dysfunction.},
  author={R Gina Silverstein and Anne-Catharine H. Brown and Harold D. Roth and Willoughby B Britton},
  journal={Psychosomatic medicine},
  year={2011},
  volume={73 9},
  pages={
          817-25
        }
}
OBJECTIVES Treatments of female sexual dysfunction have been largely unsuccessful because they do not address the psychological factors that underlie female sexuality. Negative self-evaluative processes interfere with the ability to attend and register physiological changes (interoceptive awareness). This study explores the effect of mindfulness meditation training on interoceptive awareness and the three categories of known barriers to healthy sexual functioning: attention, self-judgment, and… CONTINUE READING

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