Dreams have been described as dress rehearsals for real life, opportunities to gratify wishes, and a form of nocturnal therapy. A new theory aims to make sense of it all.
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Culture, technology, and intimacy in the modern world
Lucia F. O'Sullivan Ph.D.
How to successfully maintain monogamy in your relationship given the inevitability of interacting with attractive others.
Worry that finding others attractive is a bad sign for your relationship? Fear not.
Time to get creative.
How good does it get, anyway? And can it be better?
Porn gets a bad rap, but some couples benefit from including it into their sex lives.
New research reveals what we really think about kissing.
We love to judge others for their sexual history—or lack thereof.
How do you know when online porn use is becoming problematic?
If you have never experienced sexual attraction, like, ever, you may be asexual.
It's often women, not men, who initiate the first approach.
Lucia O’Sullivan, Ph.D., is a psychologist and director of the experimental psychology program at the University of New Brunswick.