Talli's blog

In Sickness and in Health: Intimacy and Chronic Illness

Submitted by Talli on Thu, 12/22/2016 - 17:01

First posted on the Nefesh blog


The pelvic floor keeps the score

Submitted by Talli on Wed, 12/14/2016 - 23:32

Trauma expert Dr. Bessel van der Kolk’s book "The Body Keeps the Score: Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma", explores the disconnected relations that trauma survivors experience with their bodies.  


The bedroom in therapy

Submitted by Talli on Sun, 11/06/2016 - 21:23
 For individual and couples therapists or any practitioner who wishes to feel more knowledgeable and more comfortable addressing sexuality and sexual functioning with their clients.For clergy, premarital instructors, coaches, and counselors, who wish to expand their knowledge and understanding of intimacy and sexuality.For individuals or couples looking to enhance their own intimate lives.



Tighten up, you loose ladies

Submitted by Talli on Sat, 09/10/2016 - 21:57

And now we are told our vaginas are “too loose”


Originally posted in the Eden Center blog


Listen to this podcast with Talli Rosenbaum, Rav Natan Alexander and Danny Brill discuss as they discuss why sex does or doesn't just keep getting better over time.


Empathy and listening: tools to improve sexual desire

Submitted by Talli on Sun, 08/14/2016 - 08:23

Psychologists Gurit Birnbaum of the Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya, Israel and Harry Reis of the University of Rochester have studied the empathy effect at the beginning of relationships. Across three different studies, they examined the impact that feeling cared about and understood by a listener might have on a subject's desire for that person. 


Podcast on the pelvic pain: creating a therapeutic alliance

Submitted by Talli on Fri, 07/01/2016 - 15:44

In this podcast, I am unterviewed by Dr. Alexandra Milspaw, about topics that relate to my upcoming presentation at the International Pelvic Pain Society conference in Chicago in October.


Did I marry the wrong person?

Submitted by Talli on Tue, 06/21/2016 - 06:59

Some couples marry with feelings of joy and anticipation, others with expectation bust also no small amount of trepidation. Either way, there are times when individuals ask themselves, 'did I marry the right person?'