Chapter 4 - Sexual behaviors

Elsevier, Human Sexuality, Function, Dysfunction, Paraphilias, and Relationships, 2021, Pages 63-105
Ami Rokach PhD, Karishma Patel MSc

The success of sexual relationships depends on both the physiological and the social relationship. A personal relationship characterized by intimacy, commitment, psychological comfort, and good communication contributes significantly to a satisfying sexual relationship. Let’s examine, briefly, the various factors that enhance sexual relationships: Intimacy, Commitment, Psychological comfort, Good communication, Knowledge of the sexual response cycle, Emphasis on the other’s enjoyment, Good mental and physical health.