Sex and Intimacy

Sex and Intimacy

The EveryGirl – The Sex Was Bad, Now What?

Dr. Kristie Overstreet contributes to what to do when the sex is bad. Article by Carleigh Ferrante for The EveryGirl. So, you’ve gone through all of the hard work of landing the dates, now as things build-up, so do your expectations. You’ve got an idea of how intimacy will be, but what happens when the […]

how your body image affects your self asteem by dr. kristi overstreet

How Your Body Image Affects Your Sexual Self-Esteem

When you think about physical yourself, do you feel confident, or do you feel insecure? The answer to this question unlocks the root of the issue we’ll be exploring today; how body image affects sexual self-esteem. My mission is to guide you in understanding the role body image plays in our sex lives’ satisfaction and […]

Here’s How To Know You’re In A Toxic Relationship

Do you feel your relationship is slowly causing you to lose connection to who you are? Have you often felt like your relationship has become one-sided with little effort on your partner’s end? Or even worse, do you have family and friends telling you that your relationship isn’t healthy and that you should end things?

If any of these are ringing true for you, there’s a chance you could be in a toxic relationship. To know for sure, today’s post will guide you through some of the toxic relationship patterns I see in my work with clients and the true costs of what these relationships can do to you if you stay in them.

3 Things About Intimacy That You Need to Know

Have you ever heard a word and thought, what the heck does it mean anyway? That’s how I use to feel every time I saw the word ‘intimacy.’

Intimacy means sex, or does it? That can’t be all it means, or they would say sex, not intimacy, right?

Emotional Versus Sexual Intimacy: Why You Need to Know The Difference

As a young adult, were you ever told that there’s a difference in emotional intimacy and sexual intimacy? If you figured it out early in your life, you’re one of the few lucky ones.