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Biastophilia: Introduction

Biastophilia: Biastophilia refers to sexual urges, preferences or fantasies involving performing sex acts with an unwilling partner. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Biastophilia is available below.

Symptoms of Biastophilia

  • Sexual arousal from assault and rape
  • Abnormal amount of time spent thinking about assault and rape
  • Recurring intense sexual fantasies involving assault and rape
  • Recurring intense sexual urges involving assault and rape
  • Sexual interest in performing sex acts with an unwilling partner
  • more symptoms...»

Treatments for Biastophilia

  • Psychoanalysis, hypnosis, behavior therapy, cognitive therapy, drug therapy
  • 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 e.g. they may have their partner act out their fantasy. If treatment is sought, options may include:
  • Psychoanalysis
  • Hypnosis
  • Behavior therapy
  • more treatments...»

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Causes of Biastophilia

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Biastophilia: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Biastophilia

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

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