Orgasmic Disorder

mental health therapist in Wilmington, NCWelcome back. We are here to talk more about sexual dysfunctions. We know how difficult this subject can be for many. However, it's one that can be better understood and, for those who need it, it can be treated properly.

This disorder can affect both men and women, sometimes in different ways. If you're not quite sure what this condition is, be sure to continue reading. If you're searching for an affordable mental health therapist in Wilmington, NC please call Legacy Freedom.

Orgasmic Disorder in Men states that for males, "Persistent or recurrent delay in, or absence of, orgasm following a normal sexual excitement phase during sexual activity that the clinician, taking into account the person’s age, judges to be adequate in focus, intensity, and duration."

Orgasmic Disorder in Women

According to, for females, "Persistent or recurrent delay in, or absence of, orgasm following a normal sexual excitement phase. Women exhibit wide variability in the type or intensity of stimulation that triggers an orgasm. The diagnosis of Female Orgasmic Disorder should be based on the clinician’s judgment that the woman’s orgasmic capacity is less than would be reasonable for her age, sexual experience, and the adequacy of sexual stimulation she receives."


In many cases, the reason for this disorder might be difficult to find. Causes vary and can include the following:

  • Anxiety
  • Being shy in an intimate situation
  • Conflicts with a significant other
  • Feelings of guilt about sexual activity
  • Gynecological surgeries
  • Medical problems
  • Medication
  • Mental health disorders
  • Older age
  • Religious beliefs
  • Self esteem issues
  • Sexual abuse issues
  • Stress
  • Trust issues

A diagnosis of this condition can be given by a specialist or general doctor. Once a proper diagnosis has been given, treatment can occur. There are various types of holistic treatments for this disorder. They can help, no matter what the underlying cause is. Chances are, there is something that is considered the root cause of this disorder. Finding that cause can help with treatment. To learn more about this, contact Legacy Freedom. We can help.

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