About 

Christina Spaccavento is a registered counsellor and has a Master of Health Science (Sexual Health) with a major in Counselling from the University of Sydney. She runs her own clinical practice in Potts Point and works with clients that present with a broad range of life, sexual and relationship issues. She specialises in the areas of sex therapy, relationship counselling and trauma therapy. She is client centered in her approach and works with clients on all levels, from the practical, to assist with better daily functioning, to the deepest layers where there is underlying trauma. Christina's therapeutic approach is integrative and she combines multiple approaches such as Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapy, Mindfulness and Meditation, Gestalt Therapy, Schema Therapy, Sex Therapy, Relationship Counselling, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Positive Psychology, practical life skills training and communication training. Therapy sessions with Christina are a combination of skill building, psycho-education and healing and sessions provide clients with the perfect opportunity to understand what is happening in all aspects of the self; psychological, emotional, intellectual, physical, cultural and spiritual so that they can be engaged with their healing at every step of the therapeutic process. With a background in cross-cultural communication, she works well with clients from diverse cultural, demographic, linguistic and religious backgrounds.  She am a fluent speaker of modern Italian and offer appointments in English and Italian. Christina runs sexuality and relationship workshops for health professionals and the public and has made various expert contributions to print, radio and television media in the areas of sex and relationships. She is the sex and relationships expert for Women's Health and have made guest appearances on National Geographic’s ‘Taboo’ series and Channel 7’s The Morning Show and The Daily Edition.

Memberships 

  • Australian Counselling Association (ACA)
  • EMDR Association of Australia (EMDRAA)
  • Australian Society of Sex Researchers and Therapists (ASSERT NSW)

Contact: +61 (0) 422 088 752

Location: Level 10, Suite 1006, 2-14 Kings Cross Road, Potts Point, NSW 2011

Email: [email protected] 

Web: www.talktochristina.com

Some of the topics/issues Christina can help you with include:

  • Female and male desire problems/issues
  • Low Libido
  • Orgasm Related Issues
  • Sex and long term relationships
  • Sexual performance anxiety
  • Sexual assault recovery
  • Adult survivors of child sexual abuse
  • Sexual trauma
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Premature ejaculation
  • Delayed ejaculation
  • Post prostatectomy surgery
  • Body image and sexuality
  • Self-esteem and sexuality
  • Sexuality workshops
  • Painful intercourse
  • Unexplained genital or sexual discomfort
  • Illness and sexuality
  • Gender identity issues
  • LGBTQI+ sexuality and relationships
  • Alternative sexualities and sexual practices
  • Sex addiction/compulsive sexual behaviours
  • Sex education
  • Sexual communication
  • Sex and dating
  • Sexuality and religion
  • Sexuality and diverse cultural backgrounds
  • Relationship counselling
  • Individual therapy
  • Trauma therapy
  • EMDR therapy
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