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Amaurophilia

Amaurophilia: Introduction

Amaurophilia: Amaurophilia refers to sexual urges, preferences or fantasies involving engaging in sex where the partner is unable to see them. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Amaurophilia is available below.

Symptoms of Amaurophilia

  • Sexual interest in engaging in sex where the partner is unable to see them
  • Abnormal amount of time spent thinking about engaging in sex where the partner is unable to see them
  • Recurring intense sexual fantasies involving engaging in sex where the partner is unable to see them
  • Recurring intense sexual urges involving engaging in sex where the partner is unable to see them
  • Sexual preference for engaging in sex where the partner is unable to see them
  • more symptoms...»

Treatments for Amaurophilia

  • Treatment is generally not sought unless the condition becomes problematic for the person in some way and they feel compelled to address their condition. The majority of people simply learn to accept their fetish and manage to achieve gratification in an appropriate manner. A fetish for engaging in sex where the partner is unable to see them does not generally cause any problems but if treatment is sought, options may include:
  • Psychoanalysis
  • Hypnosis
  • Behavior therapy
  • Cognitive therapy
  • more treatments...»

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Causes of Amaurophilia

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More information about Amaurophilia

  1. Amaurophilia: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

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