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- An umbrella term used to describe a number of sexual problems which inhibits normal sexual relations.
 
  

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Paraphilias
Transvestic Fetishism
  PsychNet-UK Transvestic Fetishism Information Sheet Description, Causation, Treatment, Associated Features, Differential Diagnosis etc.
  What is Transvestic Fetishism? - Whereas Fetishism is the sexual arousal by inanimate objects, transvestic fetishism is the sexual arousal by clothing worn by the opposite sex. In most cases, this involves female clothing.
  Transvestic Fetishism - Psychopathology or Iatrogenic Artifact? - By Charles Moser, Ph.D., M.D. An Article
  The Banality of Insensitivity- Portrayals of Transgenderism in Psychopathology. An Article
   
 Fetishism
PsychNet-UK Fetishism Information Sheet Description, Causation, Treatment, Associated Features, Differential Diagnosis etc.
Fetishism - Catholic Encyclopedia. A historical and sociological definition. 2/5
Fetish Net UK - In order for a behavior to be defined as a fetish by the psychiatric community, it must cause " clinically significant distress or impairment in social, occupational, or other important areas of functioning." In real-life use, the term fetish has come to emcompass all sorts of less common desires. This site is for those who don't consider their behavior to be a problem.  2/5  Caution is advised with this site<
Top 10 Weird Sexual Fetishes and Paraphilias
       
Frotteurism
PsychNet-UK Frotteurism Information Sheet Description, Causation, Treatment, Associated Features, Differential Diagnosis etc.
Frotteurism - Online Diagnosis  2/5
Frotteurism - Is the term used for the intentional rubbing up against or touching of another, usually unsuspecting, person for the purpose of sexual arousal. It is also classified as one of the "courtship disorders". An Article
             
Pedophilia
PsychNet-UK Pedophilia Information Sheet Description, Causation, Treatment, Associated Features, Differential Diagnosis etc.
On the Pedophilia Issue- What the APA Should Have Known - By Joseph Nicolosi, Ph.D.  3/5
PedoWatch: Monitoring Pedophilia and Child Pornography on the Internet  - Non-profit organization for protecting children by monitoring and investigating child porn on the Net. French and English.  5/5
                        
Sexual Masochism
  PsychNet-UK Sexual Masochism Information Sheet Description, Causation, Treatment, Associated Features, Differential Diagnosis etc.
Mental Health Net Sexual Masochism and Sadism - Sado masochism.  4/5
Sexual masochism - Falls under the psychiatric sexual disorders category of paraphilias, meaning "abnormal or unnatural attraction." Sexual masochism refers to engaging in or frequently fantasizing about being beaten, bound, or otherwise made to suffer, resulting in sexual satisfaction. An Article
    
Sexual Sadism
  PsychNet-UK Sexual Sadism Information Sheet Description, Causation, Treatment, Associated Features, Differential Diagnosis etc.
  BehaveNet® Clinical Capsule™: Sexual Sadism - BehaveNet® Clinical Capsule™: "DSM-IV: Sexual Sadism" Warnings and Disclaimers Individuals with this paraphilia use sexual fantasies, urges, or behaviors involving infliction of pain, suffering or humiliation to enhance or achieve sexual excitement.  3/5
What is Sexual Sadism? - It is important to distinguish between "Sadism", which is the term used in conjunction with Sadistic Personality Disorder, and "Sexual Sadism" which may be associated with SPD yet is classified as one of the paraphilias because of the specific sexual component. 3/5
   
Voyeurism   
  PsychNet-UK Voyeurism Information Sheet Description, Causation, Treatment, Associated Features, Differential Diagnosis etc.
   
  Recommended Books@
  Fetishism Pedophilia and Sexual Offending Against Children: Voyeurism
  Cultures of Fetishism (Hardcover) by Louise J. Kaplan (Author) Pedophilia and Sexual Offending Against Children: Theory, Assessment, and Intervention (Hardcover) by Michael C. Seto (Author) Voyeurism - A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and Annotated
Research Guide to Internet References (Paperback) by ICON
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