Sydney Counselling, Relationship Counselling, Sex Therapy

Premature Ejaculation Treatment

Premature ejaculation (PE) is a common complaint and includes about 25-30 percent of men. It affects men of all ages. Many men worry if this is normal. It can have an effect on your sexual relationship with your partner.

Many theories exist as to the causes of Premature Ejaculation. Some suggest that it is learned behaviour, other theories suggest PE may due to physiological reasons, and others suggest it may be associated with anxiety, that is to say psychological reasons. Whatever the reason, PE is a treatable.

There are three main types of treatment: Psychological, pharmacological and behaviour therapy. Psychological therapy includes Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), psycho-dynamic therapy, couples therapy and hypnotherapy. Pharmacological therapy includes modern anti-depressant medications known as selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors (SSRI’s). Behaviour therapy includes sensate focus exercises involving touch.

If you are experiencing premature ejaculation problems contact Sydney Counselling and Life Coaching.