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Cause of Women's Orgasm Problems

Abstract: The causes of women's orgasm problems can be physical, psychological or social

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Cause of Women's Orgasm Problems

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Written by: Wendy Moelker, psychologist in charge of Emergis, Goes, the Netherlands.
First version: 22 Jul 2008.
Latest revision: 11 Feb 2013.

What are the causes of women not getting an orgasm?

Answer:

There are various possible causes for not getting an orgasm, which are divided below into physical, psychological and social causes.

Physical causes:
  • Damage to the central nervous system, the spinal cord and the peripheral nerves, for example, by injury, tumours and multiple sclerosis.
  • Medication.
  • Hormonal anomalies.
  • Surgery.
  • An inadequate learning process: little masturbation.
  • Fatigue.
  • Depression.
  • Insufficient knowledge of one's own body.
Psychological causes:
  • Not being able to concentrate on and accept the physical sensations.
  • Not giving enough attention to oneself while making love.
  • Wanting to come by all means.
  • Looking at oneself 'from a distance' and be distracted by this.
  • Distraction by stress, certain thoughts, etc.
  • Negative memories.
Social causes:
  • Not getting the form of stimulation needed to get an orgasm.
  • Insufficient safety, security, respect, communication, etc. More.
  • Having experienced harmful events in the sexual field.
  • Being too focused on the other person.
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