Sexual Life pp 90-106 | Cite as

Helping Men to Control Ejaculation

  • Stephen B. Levine
Part of the Critical Issues in Psychiatry book series (CIPS)


Young and middle-aged men often long to lengthen the duration of their sexual intercourse experiences. Clinicians can help—sometimes—and in ways that do not require long-term therapy.


Sexual Arousal Premature Ejaculation Sensate Focus Rapid Ejaculation Sexual Opportunity 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Stephen B. Levine
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  1. 1.Center for Human Sexuality, Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals of ClevelandCase Western Reserve University School of MedicineClevelandUSA

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