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Certified Sex Therapist through American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors, and Therapists (AASECT)
LCSW California License Number 72906
LISW Ohio License Number 1-0007778 (since 1997)
Clinical Instructor of Psychiatry and Behaviorist – Doctoring Program UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA (present)
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry – Northeast Ohio Medical University Rootstown, Ohio (2009 – present)
Clinical Instructor of Social Work – Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences Case Western Reserve University Cleveland, Ohio (2006 – 2010; 1996-1997)
Clinical Instructor of Sexual Medicine to OB/GYN, Urology, Family Medicine, and Psychiatry residency programs Summa Health System Akron, Ohio (2007-2014)
Founder/Director – Clinical Concepts in Sexual Health Youngstown, Ohio (2001-2007) Los Angeles, CA (2014 – present)
Director – Summa Center for Sexual Health Akron, Ohio (2007-2014)
Graduate Internship; Post-graduate Fellowship – Center for Marital & Sexual Health Cleveland, Ohio (1993-2001)
Kimberly Resnick Anderson, LCSW, is an AASECT Certified Sex Therapist, speaker, writer, and professor, with more than 25 years of experience treating individuals, couples and groups. She specializes in helping her clients achieve optimal sexual health and satisfaction.
In her practice, she has been known to make her clients feel extremely safe to discuss deeply intimate topics. Over the years, she has been praised for her special style of talking to people about sex that is both comforting and profoundly liberating. Her life-changing technique that she has coined, “Comfort-Inducing Sexuality Dialogue” is her own unique clinical model that has helped save the marriages of hundreds of her clients.
Ms. Anderson conducts Support Groups, Couples Retreats, Intensives and traditional couples counseling. She has a special interest in the impact of chronic and acute illness. She has also treated thousands of individuals with alternative sexual lifestyles including LGBTQ, Polyamory, Ethical Nonmonogamy, and BDSM; and has been a champion of depathologizing these marginalized populations.
Ms. Anderson is regularly quoted in Playboy.com, CNN.com, Cosmo.com, Huffington Post, Yourtango.com and dozens of other national and international publications. Ms. Anderson has published articles in medical journals including The Female Patient and The Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy. She was also an on-air expert and consultant for the TLC’s “Strange Sex” series. As a sought-after speaker and expert, Ms. Anderson has been quoted and mentioned in over 20 countries. She is a speaker at sexual health conferences around the globe.
Her work in graduate medical education makes her a popular Professor among physician trainees and mental health professionals, teaching them to comfortably discuss sexual issues with patients and clients. She is currently an assistant professor of Psychiatry at UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine.
In addition to in-office therapy at her Los Angeles-based location, she offers online sex coaching and teletherapy programs to her national and international clientele. She also teaches a sex therapy training program to licensed professionals, offering her unique approach.
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