Sexual Problems in Women
Sexual Problems in Women
Other Places To Get Help
|American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors,
and Therapists (AASECT)|
|1444 I Street NW, Suite 700|
|Washington, DC 20005|
|Phone: ||(202) 449-1099|
|Fax: ||(202) 216-9646|
|Web Address: || www.aasect.org|
The American Association of Sexuality Educators,
Counselors, and Therapists (AASECT) is a nonprofit professional organization
that promotes understanding of human sexuality and healthy sexual behavior.
AASECT offers certification of sexual health practitioners. At their website, you can locate a therapist in your area. There is also a tab called "For the public" where you can link to FAQs on human sexuality, find member books and articles, and learn more about the profession.
|American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
|409 12th Street SW|
|P.O. Box 70620|
|Washington, DC 20024-9998|
|Phone: ||(202) 638-5577|
|Web Address: ||www.acog.org|
American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
(ACOG) is a nonprofit organization of professionals who provide health care for
women, including teens. The ACOG Resource Center publishes manuals and patient
education materials. The Web publications section of the site has patient
education pamphlets on many women's health topics, including reproductive
health, breast-feeding, violence, and quitting smoking.
|Association of Reproductive Health Professionals
|2401 Pennsylvania Avenue NW|
|Washington, DC 20037-1718|
|Phone: ||(202) 466-3825|
|Fax: ||(202) 466-3826|
|Web Address: ||www.arhp.org|
This organization of health professionals provides education and
information on reproductive health matters such as sexual health, sexually
transmitted diseases (STDs), family planning, contraception, and
|AUA Foundation: The Official Foundation of the American Urological
|1000 Corporate Boulevard|
|Linthicum, MD 21090|
|Phone: ||(410) 689-3700|
|Fax: ||(410) 689-3998|
|Web Address: ||www.urologyhealth.org|
UrologyHealth.org is a website written by urologists
for patients. Visitors can find specific topics by using the "search"
The website provides information about adult and
pediatric urologic topics, including kidney, bladder, and prostate conditions.
You can find a urologist, sign up for a free quarterly newsletter, or click on
the Urology A–Z page to find materials about urologic problems.
|National Institute on Aging|
|Building 31, Room 5C27|
|31 Center Drive, MSC 2292|
|Bethesda, MD 20892|
|Phone: ||(301) 496-1752|
|TDD: ||1-800-222-4225 (TTY)|
|Web Address: ||www.nia.nih.gov|
The National Institute on Aging (NIA), one of the
centers of the U.S. National Institutes of Health, leads a broad scientific
effort to understand the nature of aging and to extend the healthy, active
years of life. The NIA funds research and provides information about health and
research advances to the public and interested groups.
|North American Menopause Society (NAMS)|
|5900 Landerbrook Drive|
|Mayfield Heights, OH 44124|
|Phone: ||(440) 442-7550|
|Fax: ||(440) 442-2660|
|Web Address: ||www.menopause.org|
The North American Menopause Society (NAMS) is a nonprofit
organization that promotes the understanding of menopause and thereby improves
the health of women as they approach menopause and beyond. NAMS members include
experts from medicine, nursing, sociology, psychology, nutrition, anthropology,
epidemiology, pharmacy, and education. The NAMS website has information on
perimenopause, early menopause, menopause symptoms and long-term health effects
of estrogen loss, and a variety of therapies.
|Office on Women's Health|
|Department of Health and Human Services|
|200 Independence Avenue, SW Room 712E|
|Washington, DC 20201|
|Fax: ||(202) 205-2631|
|Web Address: ||www.womenshealth.gov|
The Office on Women's Health is a service of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. It provides women's health information to a variety of
audiences, including consumers, health professionals, and researchers.
Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine
Kirtly Jones, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology
October 22, 2012
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