Therapeutic Sex Drive Reduction

@article{Freund1980TherapeuticSD,
  title={Therapeutic Sex Drive Reduction},
  author={Kurt Freund},
  journal={Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica},
  year={1980},
  volume={62}
}
  • K. Freund
  • Published 1 November 1980
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica
Sex drive reducing therapies are employed in those cases of anomalous erotic preferences in which the patient's sexual behaviour is dangerous (certain forms of sadism, or a preference for forcing intercourse or similar interaction) or while not really dangerous, is utterly unacceptable to the community (pedophilia and pedohebephilia) or is an embarrassment to the patient himself (exhibitionism). Three sex drive reducing therapies are in use, all designed for male patients: (1) pharmacological… Expand
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