GayTherapyLA is a private practice for psychotherapy and coaching services, with Ken Howard, LCSW, CST, as its founder and director, with over 29 years experience providing services for gay men, as individuals and couples, with offices in Los Angeles and serving others nationwide in the U.S. or guys all over the world via phone or webcam sessions. Ken and his associates provide help for gay men to achieve their optimum quality of life in both their personal lives and careers. While a podcast ...
Licensed psychotherapist and life/business/executive coach Ken Howard, LCSW, provides motivational and inspirational podcast episodes to entertain, inform, challenge, and inspire you to Have the Life You Want!
In this Part Two of "Gay Men and Kink: Sensory Enhancements to Sex: Materials, Circumstances, and Fabrics: An Overview", Ken Howard, LCSW, CST, gives information on how leather, rubber, and other materials can be used in erotic play for gay men.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Licensed psychotherapist and AASECT Certified Sex Therapist Ken Howard, LCSW, CST, provides an overview for gay men of the materials and circumstances for kink play in a safe and consensual context.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken Howard, LCSW, CST, offers stories about LGBT Pride Season 2022, and the value of the summer vacation romance.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Gay men's specialist licensed psychotherapist and AASECT Certified Sex Therapist offers perspectives on reconciling your religious beliefs with your sexuality.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Gay men's specialist sex therapist Ken Howard, LCSW, CST, gives tips for gay male couples to manage mismatched libidos and desire discrepancy.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken discusses how to focus on the five senses - sight, hearing, smell, taste, and touch -- to enhance a gay man's sexual experience, reduce anxiety, and improve sexual functioning.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken gives guidance on eight common pitfalls in dating for gay men, and strategies for how to cope with each of them.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken discusses how diagnosable (DSM-5) psychiatric disorders can affect mental health and sexual health for gay men and couples.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken describes six areas of boundaries within a gay male relationship to discuss and reduce conflict.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken gives examples of various incidents of bad luck in gay men's lives, with a corresponding coping strategy for each.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken discusses the challenges in gay male relationships when one partner has traits of ADD/ADHD and the other has traits of OCD/OCPD, and how to create harmony.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken discusses gay men's relationship to food, at any phase of life, with its rewards and challenges.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken discusses the ancient Greeks' Eight Types of Love, and applies them to gay men for inspiration and quality of life.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken offers a perspective on a non-religious, secular humanistic view of the themes of the Christmas season.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken gives guidance for when you need to break up with a relationship partner.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken describes a personal crisis being hospitalized with cellulitis, and the perspective learned from sudden severe illness.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken gives guidance on how gay male couples can cope with living together too early in their relationship.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken gives guidance for gay male relationships who want to be Consensual Non-Monogamous (CNM) early in a new relationship.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken gives ten tips on how to ruin a friendship -- and how to address them.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken Howard, LCSW, CST, discusses the contributing factors in erectile dysfunction (ED) in gay men, the emotional, physical, interpersonal, and cultural.
Ken discusses how gay men make the decision to relocate to a different town, city, state, or country and the reasons why.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken discusses gay men's approach to gay smartphone apps like Grindr and Scruff, and getting your sexual and emotional needs met with a clear perspective.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken discusses the umbrella term "LGBT" and the consideration of the specific needs of gay men, and their political and social implications.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken discusses the "gym crush" phenomenon and how our perceptions of fantasies versus reality support our well-being as gay men.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken describes how the end of COVID-19 pandemic restrictions in many regions can mean recovering from a traumatic experience, with the symptoms and phases of recovery in a gay male context.
Ken discusses Armine Asatryan, LMFT's 7 unhealthy traits in a relationship and their solutions, as applied to gay men.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken Howard, LCSW, CST discusses improving gay men's relationships by meeting three needs: emotional, sexual, and interpersonal.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken Howard, LCSW, CST, AASECT Certified Sex Therapist, offers three ways for gay men to improve their sex lives: communication, negotiation, and experimentation.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken Howard, LCSW, CST, AASECT-Certified Sex Therapist, applies the Braun-Harvey and Vigorito "Six Principles of Sexual Health" specifically to gay men.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Ken shares some of the research of Dr. John Gottman, who identified the "Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse" in relationship demise as Defensiveness, Criticism, Stonewalling, and Contempt, applied to gay men's relationships.由Ken Howard, LCSW, CST
Host Ken Howard, LCSW, CST, welcomes David Ley, Ph.D., CST-S, author of "The Myth of Sex Addiction" and other books, to revisit the idea of "sex addiction" or "porn addiction" in gay men.由Ken Howard, LCSW
Ken Howard, LCSW, gay men's specialist therapist and coach, gives tips on money management for gay men.由Ken Howard, LCSW
Ken gives tips on how to deal with your "ex" in what's called the "post-relationship relationship," and how to succeed in moving on.由Ken Howard, LCSW
Ken Howard, LCSW, CST, gives guidance on how sex therapy for gay men helps your quality of sex life with yourself, partner(s), or others in affirming ways.由Ken Howard, LCSW
Ken gives practical tips for success for 2021, in many areas of your life, including emotionally, physically, financially, relationally, and professionally.由Ken Howard, LCSW
Ken discusses the terms we use in gay male relationships to describe functions and roles, about what you are -- and what you want to be.由Ken Howard, LCSW
Ken discusses gay men who fall in love with straight or unavailable men.由Ken Howard, LCSW
Ken Howard, LCSW, gives tips to gay male couples who no longer have sex, and practical ways to "thaw" the stalemate and restore sex.
GayTherapyLA founder, Ken Howard, LCSW gives tips on dealing with the stress of COVID-19, how to avoid pitfalls, and ultimately prepare for recovery.
Ken gives tips to prospective gay dads on questions to ask yourselves and each other about the option of having kids in a gay male relationship.由Ken Howard, LCSW
Ken gives tips for gay men on how to approach sex in the new era of COVID-19, from a Harm Reduction approach.由Ken Howard, LCSW
Ken gives tips on how gay men who have a much younger or a much older partner can make their relationship thrive for the long term.由Ken Howard, LCSW
Ken Howard, LCSW, a specialist in gay men's relationship advice, gay couples therapy, and gay sex therapy, gives tips on how to manage a gay long-distance relationship.由Ken Howard, LCSW
Ken discusses the need for gay men to have bars, clubs, and other social "safe spaces" of their own, which are being increasingly threatened during COVID-19 and social changes.由Ken Howard, LCSW
Ken shares the Mental Health chapter from his book, "Self-Empowerment: Have the Life You Want!" and its application to gay men.由Ken Howard, LCSW
Ken gives case examples of how gay couples face the dilemma of being two "tops" or two "bottoms", and how couples therapy and sex therapy can help.由Ken Howard, LCSW
Ken Howard, LCSW describes how our culture of origin can help gay men build resilience in tough times, and celebrate who we are, and where we came from.
Ken gives tips on how developing self-discipline can help you achieve what you want to do, be, or have, offering solutions to the things that get in your way.由Ken Howard, LCSW
Ken gives a list of essential mental health coping skills for success for actors, writers, designers, and other creative professionals.由Ken Howard, LCSW
Ken discusses an article by Elyssa Kirkham on the 7 must-have money conversations to have before cohabitation or marriage, but from a gay male perspective.由Ken Howard, LCSW