Spark Chicago Therapy specializes in relationship and sex therapy. And since we offer comprehensive care, we’re also confident in treating anxiety, depression, grief, loss, life transitions, work stress, and life stress in general. We understand that every aspect of your life can deeply affect relationships and sex, so we are consistently tuned in to and curious about your life as a whole. Most issues can be addressed in either individual or couples therapy. Some common concerns we address:
Life transitions and stress
Anxiety, depression and other mood disorders
Confidence and self esteem in work, friendships, dating, relationships, etc.
Navigating online dating
Sexuality/Sexual Functioning Issues
Desire Concerns: Disinterest in sex | Low desire for sex
Arousal Concerns: Difficulty getting/maintaining an erection | Difficulty staying “present”
Orgasm Concerns: Difficulty reaching orgasm | Delayed ejaculation | Premature ejaculation
Painful intercourse and other chronic pain
Shame around sex, sexuality, masturbation, etc.
Navigating the affects of aging on your sexual experience
Reintegrating sex after kids
Sexuality and religion
Sex after trauma
Communication issues | Difficulty resolving conflicts
Coping with infertility
“Sexless” relationships, or relationships that feel more like roommates than romantic partners
Desire discrepancy (one partner desires sex more than the other)
Recovering from infidelity
Feeling ambivalent about your relationship or marriage
Navigating personality differences, such as parenting styles, finances, family/social obligations
Preparing for marriage
*This is neither a full nor comprehensive list of issues we treat. If you don’t see your specific concern, reach out to us to see if we’d be a good fit for you!