Jane F. Brown has been an AASECT Certified Sex Therapist for over twenty years. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor with a Masters in Psychology. Prior to entering private practice, she was affiliated with the Department of Urology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine for 18 years. She was responsible for educating and counseling patients regarding management of their sexual problems, including medical management. She was involved with the education of medical staff, medical students, physicians, and other health professionals regarding the importance of recognition and treatments of their sexual issues.
Jane Brown uses her skills as an EMDR therapist to create a compassionate, safe environment in which individuals and couples can discuss their sexual concerns. She is trained in a variety of standard sex therapy approaches that are empirically-validated and proven most effective in treating sexual problems. She uses a variety of therapeutic modalities in order to meet the unique set of concerns for each individual.
Typical sex issues that individuals seek treatment for include male and female sexual dysfunctions, sexual arousal difficulties, sexual identity concerns, and all forms of sexual expression. Jane brown is experienced in assessing and treating out of control sexual behaviors such as internet pornography as well as issues related to alternative sexual practices having negative side effects on relationships. She has extensive experience working with the transgendered population and welcomes children and adults with gender identity issues.
Couples typically seek treatment for discrepancies in sexual desire, monogamous and polyamorous issues, repair of affairs, and other sexual concerns that impact the relationship. Her work with couples is based on the assumption that sexual intimacy is an important part of a happy, healthy relationship.
As one of the original AASECT Diplomates of Sex Therapy, Jane Brown provides confidential and professional treatment to clients of all religious beliefs, ethnic backgrounds and sexual orientation. She is passionate about helping individuals and couples develop a language of sexuality in a way that facilitates growth, intimacy and pleasure.