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Sexuality and loneliness in Japan

Recently I have had great pleasure to take part in Dutch TV production by BNN VARA network about sexuality and loneliness in Japan.

ワークショップのお知らせ テーマ:セックスセラピーと臨床セクソロジー

ワークショップのお知らせ 日時:2016年1月16日~17日 テーマ:セックスセラピーと臨床セクソロジー ~ “日本”における性の問題に対する、統合的なアプローチ~ 対象:対人援助の専門家だけではなく、大学院生など支援に携わる方 (通訳が付きますので、英語が得意でない方もご安心ください) 内容:性の問題に関する「理解」だけではなく、現場での治療や支援に欠かすことのできない「技法」に関しても扱います。また、講義だけではなく、ワークも行われますので、より実践的な学びができる機会として役立てて頂ければと思います。 興味のある方は「支援者のためのセクソロジー講座(第2回)」をご覧下さい。 どうぞ、お誘い合わせの上、ご参加ください。

Zesshoku-danshi 絶食男子 – fasting men.

It looks like there is quite new label coined by Japanese media for the rapidly growing number of modern Japanese men who are called zesshoku-danshi 絶食男子 “fasting men”. They are not interested in women and sex at all. These young … Continue reading

In pursuit of perfect virtual love in Japan…

This is quite old piece of news from 2009 but still may raise eyebrows of many people when talking about some more surprising facets of Japanese relationships. I am talking about first-ever marriage between a young Japanese man and video … Continue reading

The interview about single Japanese men and their sexuality.

Please feel free to follow the link to the article about single Japanese men and their sexuality and possible sexological treatments  セックスレスからセカンド童貞まで、日本人にこそ必要な「セックスセラピー」とは?【最終回】恋人ができない男性の対処法  published in a magazine 週刊プレPlayboy Weekly, Japanese edition. This is part 3 of the interview available on Dec … Continue reading

The interview about erectile and ejaculatory dysfunctions and sexological treatments in the Japanese context.

Please feel free to follow the link to the article about erectile and ejaculatory dysfunctions and possible sexological treatments  セックスレスからセカンド童貞まで、日本人にこそ必要な「セックスセラピー」とは?【第2回】ED治療と早漏改善  published in a magazine 週刊プレPlayboy Weekly, Japanese edition. This is part 2 of the interview, originally published on Dec 1st in the … Continue reading

Book recommendation: Japanese Higher Education as Myth – 2002 by Brian J. McVeigh

This book is recommended to every educator in Japan, both Japanese and non-Japanese national, who wants and needs to be better prepared for challenges and shortcomings of Japanese Tertiary Educational System. Brian J. McVeigh in his scathing analysis of Japanese … Continue reading

Dr. Dariusz P. Skowronski on YouTube about Sex and Sexuality

I am happy to invite you to watch the short interview about sex and sexuality, which is available on YouTube under the title: Dr. Dariusz P. Skowronski on the Importance of Sexuality, recorded by a sexologist Martha Tara Lee from Singapore. By … Continue reading

The end justifies the means or “Boob Aid” charity event in Japan

As a sexologist I am pleased to hear that people raised tens of thousands of dollars for AIDS prevention, on the other hand – it must be admitted – this is quite non-conventional way when a group of Japanese porn … Continue reading

The sexist comments hurled at a Japanese assemblywoman by governing party members.

A clear example that Japan is still a male dominated society prompt to sexist behaviours: the incident during Tokyo assembly meeting after lawmakers hurled sexist comments at an assemblywoman Ayaka Shiomura giving a speech about the need for more services for … Continue reading