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Laura Berman, PhD
Laura Berman, PhD
New York Times best-selling author, sex therapist, and educator, California, US
“Every person — young, older, married, or single — deserves a life of full sexual fulfillment. My ultimate goal is to help individuals and couples around the globe love and be loved better.”
Areas of expertise
  • Psychiatry
  • Obstetrics and gynecology
  • Sex therapy
“Everyone has the right to feel confident, sexy, and satisfied in the bedroom, and I aim to help people on their journey to sexual fulfillment.”
— Laura Berman, PhD
  • Uncovered Radio – Host 
  • The Language of Love with Dr. Laura Berman – Host
  • In the Bedroom with Dr. Laura Berman – Host
  • Berman Center – Director
  • Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University – Assistant clinical professor of psychiatry and obstetrics and gynecology
  • New York University Medical Center – Postgraduate fellowship in sexual therapy
  • New York University – PhD in human sexuality
  • New York University – Master’s degree in clinical social work
  • New York University – Master’s degree in health education with a specialization in human sexuality
Awards and achievements
  • New York Times best-selling author of nine books on love and relationships
  • Gracie Award for Best Talk Radio Show Host 
  • Named one of Radio Ink’s Most Influential Women in Radio
  • Regularly featured expert on TV, including The Rachael Ray Show, The Dr. Oz Show, TODAY, Good Morning America, and the Oprah Winfrey Show, as well as in radio and written media
  • Regularly contributes to magazines like Cosmopolitan and Glamour
Academic memberships
  • Member of the American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors, and Therapists; the Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality; the National Association of Social Workers; the International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health; and the American Urologic Society
Appearances and publications in other media
  • Quantum Love: Use Your Body’s Atomic Energy to Create the Relationship You Desire. Hay House, Inc., 2017.
  • Loving Sex: The Book of Joy and Passion. DK, 2011.
  • Real Sex for Real Women. DK, 2011.
  • It’s Not Him, It’s You! How to Take Charge of Your Life and Create the Love and Intimacy You Deserve. DK, 2010.
  • For Women Only: A Revolutionary Guide to Reclaiming Your Sex Life. Griffin, 2005.
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