“Swoon” Show Notes: Episode #137: Sex Without Stress with Jessa Zimmerman

Jeff Guenther, LPC on Oct 31, 2021 in Swoon

Today on the Swoon podcast, Julie and Gina host special guest, author, and sex therapist Jessa Zimmerman about why sexual connection takes work but it can happen without stress.

This episode covers:

  • What makes sex stressful?
  • What does stress-free sex mean?
  • How can a couple bridge the gap when there's a desire discrepancy?
  • What is the sexual avoidance cycle?
  • What mindset shifts can help a couple who feels sexually stuck?

    Resources from the Podcast

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    Love More Fight Less, Communication Workbook for All Couples, Gina Senarighi

    Action Steps

    Check out Jessa's online course: Intimacy With Ease

    Connect with Jessa Zimmerman

    Listen to the Better Sex Podcast

    Join our membership community

    Call us! Leave a question if there's something you want to know - and we'll have you on a future show: 971-202-0869

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    Join Julie and Gina for the Best Sex of Your Life in 2021

    Love More Fight Less: A Relationship Workbook, Gina Senarighi

    Your Swoon hosts

    Gina Senarighi, MS, MA, CPC is a sexuality counselor and communication consultant specializing in healthy boundaries, passionate relationships, jealousy, and infidelity. She supports non-traditional couples all over the world as a retreat leader and certified relationship coach.
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    Julie Jeske, LPC is a sex and relationship counselor. She has a private practice where she helps clients increase intimacy, ignite passion and deepen their connection to themselves and others. Julie especially loves to help women discover who they are sexually. Through counseling, online classes, or in-person retreats; her clients learn how to talk about their sexual and relationship desires, and explore ways to make them a reality.
    Connect with Julie

    Jeff Guenther is a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist in Ashville, NC.

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