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Dr. Kate Balestrieri

Dr. Kate Balestrieri is a Licensed Psychologist (CA, FL, IL + NY), Certified Sex Therapist, Certified Sex Addiction Therapist, and PACT III trained Couples Therapist. She is the Founder of Modern Intimacy. Follow her on TikTok and IG @drkatebalestrieri and the Modern Intimacy team on IG @themodernintimacy.
23 Best Feminist Books to Read in 2023

23 Best Feminist Books to Read in 2023

In today’s world, books that cover feminist theories and experiences and stories told from a feminist point-of-view are no longer few and far between. More and more feminist authors are releasing thought-provoking, empowering writing that inspires a spirit of change...

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Financial Domination – What Is It About?

Financial Domination – What Is It About?

If you've ever had an unusual fantasy when it comes to sex, you're not alone. Studies show that over 30% of people have experimented with some type of sexual kink or fetish.   These range from BDSM to foot fetishes to voyeurism. In the privacy of your home and...

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How do you define misogynistic?

How do you define misogynistic?

Misogyny is a common term that’s often tossed around in social media and traditional media alike.  It became more prevalent after Roe vs Wade was overturned. However, there are many misconceptions about what misogyny is and isn’t. Understanding how to define...

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Benefits of Group Therapy for Women

Benefits of Group Therapy for Women

Women understand one another in a way that no one else can. The trauma and events that women experience are often more common than they realize - at least, before speaking to another woman about it. This blog post will discuss the relationships of women and the...

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When Should I Work With a CSAT Therapist?

When Should I Work With a CSAT Therapist?

Although many therapists claim to be able to help with addictive and compulsive sexual behaviors sex addiction, Certified Sex Addiction Therapists (CSAT therapists) have specialized training and have developed the necessary skills to work with clients specifically...

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Understanding and Addressing Sub Drop

Understanding and Addressing Sub Drop

You just had the best sexual experience of your life. Both you and your partner were so into it and settled into your dominant and submissive roles. The pain was pleasureful and the headspace was powerful. It was an intense BDSM scene! But now... now you have a...

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