28 episodes

Relationship & Sex Therapist Dr. Tammy Nelson gets up close and personal with leading, sex-positive experts and influencers to examine hot topics and answer your questions about pleasure, sexuality, relationships and the most forbidden aspects of the human experience. Produced by Jane Applegate and Brandi Savitt. *The Trouble with Sex is LGBTQIA+- inclusive and welcomes all genders.

The Trouble with Sex The Trouble With Sex

    • Sexuality
    • 4.9, 27 Ratings

Relationship & Sex Therapist Dr. Tammy Nelson gets up close and personal with leading, sex-positive experts and influencers to examine hot topics and answer your questions about pleasure, sexuality, relationships and the most forbidden aspects of the human experience. Produced by Jane Applegate and Brandi Savitt. *The Trouble with Sex is LGBTQIA+- inclusive and welcomes all genders.

    Interracial Dating, Dating as a Single Parent & Living Life on Your Terms

    Interracial Dating, Dating as a Single Parent & Living Life on Your Terms

    Looking for dating tips? We've been saving the release of this episode until more of the country began to reopen. Join Dr. Tammy as she talks (pre Covid shutdown & the recent Black Lives Matter protests) with the hilarious author of A Black Girl's Guide to Dating White Men - Niki McElroy. Niki gives us her dating advice about living life to the fullest, not settling, dating as a single mom and interracial relationships. -If you're dating during the pandemic, please practice social distancing, wear a mask and continue to practice safe sex.

    • 29 min
    Back to the Body

    Back to the Body

    Dr. Tammy talks with the hilarious Pamela Madsen about how she helps women conquer their fears, improve their relationships and connect their mind, heart, belly and vulva in order to live a more embodied life and discover pleasure.

    • 40 min
    Orgasm Equality

    Orgasm Equality

    Wish you enjoyed sex more? Are you looking to better satisfy your partner? Join Dr. Tammy and Dr. Laurie Mintz as they discuss why our culture's emphasis on intercourse and the male orgasm perpetuates pleasure inequality in the bedroom, and how becoming cliterate will create much more excitement between the sheets.

    • 26 min
    Sex, Shame and Social Justice

    Sex, Shame and Social Justice

    Dr. Tammy and Shadeen Francis, LMFT dive in deep to discuss everything from millennials, to pleasure, shame, racism and how the choices we think we are making have most often been chosen for us...

    • 35 min
    Open Relationships, Gay Erotica and a Bowl Full of Fish Hooks

    Open Relationships, Gay Erotica and a Bowl Full of Fish Hooks

    Dr. Tammy gets personal with D. Edward Delmar, author of the gay erotica series THRUPLICITY, about open monogamy, sharing your fantasies and the complications of sexual intimacy.

    • 37 min
    Sexual Evolution & Long Term Relationships

    Sexual Evolution & Long Term Relationships

    Dr. Tammy and guest Wendy Strgar discuss sustaining long term relationships, leftover sex, the art of fantasy and evolving sexually with your partner over time. *We apologize for any audio quirks in this episode due to technical challenges during remote recording. Thank you!

    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
27 Ratings

27 Ratings

MEBAY-nyc ,

The Trouble With Sex

What’s so different about The Trouble With Sex is that it isn’t just about sex, per se. It’s more about the myriad facets around sex that affect its impact on our lives. Along with a variety of professionals and experts, Tammy delves into the social, economic, cultural and even historic aspects of our sexuality. She spins out fascinating conversations, seasoned with her own vast knowledge, wit and wisdom.

wendy1744 ,

Fascinating discussions

Dr. Tammy has such a great perspective on all things sex and relationship related. She makes these topics friendly and approachable, and I find myself feeling more relaxed and confident in my own sexual view after listening. 10/10 would recommend!

Morgie79 ,

Claim Your Power

Dr. Tammy is busting myths and allowing humans to consider and discuss sex, as well as claim our own power by accepting and embracing sexuality.

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