Dec 21, 2020
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Dr. Justin Lehmiller joins Natasha Helfer Parker on this episode of Mormon Sex Info. Dr. Lehmiller recently published his new book, “Tell Me What You Want: The Science of Sexual Desire” and discusses the book with Natasha, specifically how fantasies play into sexuality.
Lehmiller is researcher, writer and public speaker about
Sexual Health and sexuality. He received his Ph.D. in Social
Psychology from Purdue University. He is a Research Fellow
at The Kinsey
Institute and author of the book Tell
Me What You Want: The Science of Sexual Desire and How It Can Help
You Improve Your Sex Life. Dr. Lehmiller is an
award-winning educator, having been honored three times with the
Certificate of Teaching Excellence from Harvard University, where
he taught for several years. He is also a prolific researcher and
scholar who has published more than 40 pieces of academic writing
to date, including a textbook entitled The
Psychology of Human Sexuality (now in its second edition)
that is used in college classrooms around the world. Dr.
Lehmiller’s research focuses on topics including casual sex, sexual
fantasy, sexual health, and friends with benefits. His studies have
appeared in all of the leading journals on human sexuality,
including the Journal of Sex Research, Archives of Sexual Behavior,
and The Journal of Sexual Medicine.
Dr. Lehmiller has run the popular blog Sex and Psychology since 2011, and it now receives several million page views per year. He has been interviewed by numerous media outlets.