The Center for Intimacy after Cancer Therapy, Inc.,
a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, is the only organization dedicated to helping couples renew their intimacy after cancer.

Sexuality Counseling Services

Sexuality CounselingFor personalized help in rebuilding your intimate relationship after cancer, sexuality counseling services are offered by certified sexuality counselors Barbara Alterowitz, Ralph Alterowitz, Rabbi Edgar Weinsberg, and by Rivka Sidorsky.

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Books

The Lovin' Ain't Over for Women with CancerThe Lovin' Ain't Over for Women With Cancer by Ralph and Barbara Alterowitz
Foreword by former U.S. Surgeon General, Dr. Joycelyn Elders

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The Lovin' Ain't Over for Women with Cancer takes a frank and open approach to discussing the issues with sexuality and intimacy that many women experience after undergoing cancer treatment. It guides women and their partners with facts, knowledge, and techniques that have worked for other women, and strategies recommended by top health professionals.

The book takes a holistic view of creating a good sex life after female cancer treatment. It recognizes that a strong sense of self and good communication between the partners are essential to a happy and satisfying sexual experience, and gives pointers and examples to help on that path. It provides facts about women's bodies and sexual function, and the effects of cancer therapies. It covers information about aids and medications in understandable language. It contains many practical suggestions and examples from women who have gone through the experience of breast and gynecological cancers, and strategies recommended by top sexual health professionals. 

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Saving Your Sex Life: A Guide for Men with Prostate Cancer Intimacy with Impotence CONQUER PROSTATE CANCER: How Medicine, Faith, Love and Sex Can Renew Your Life, Urinary Incontinence Control

Saving Your Sex Life
A Guide for Men with Prostate Cancer

by John P Mulhall

In a straightforward style, Dr. John Mulhall guides the reader through the basics of male sexuality, explains the role of testosterone, the functions of the prostate, and the common difficulties men encounter when disease strikes. In plain language, this book spells out the causes and symptoms of prostate disease and diseases of the lower urinary tract and the approach to deal with the aftermath of treatment.

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Intimacy with Impotence
The Couple’s Guide to Better Sex after Prostate Disease
by Ralph Alterowitz & Barbara Alterowitz Alterowitz

  • A practical guide to help cancer survivors and their partners who are dealing with erectile dysfunction, Intimacy with Impotence gives couples cause for hope and includes: A discussion of impotence in lay terms
  • Information on the commercial therapies and medications available and in research or trial at the time of publication - Practical advice about lovemaking – from getting in the mood to commonsense suggestions for erection-free satisfaction

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Conquer Prostate Cancer: How Medicine, Faith, Love and Sex Can Renew Your Life
by Rabbi Ed Weinsberg, Ed.D., D.D., with Dr. Robert Carey, M.D., Ph.D.

This multiple award-winning book is an inspiring physical, spiritual and emotional guide for boomer and senior prostate cancer patients, survivors and their loved ones. The author and his wife share the most intimate details of their prostate cancer journey and provide profiles of 20 other survivors.

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A Patient Guide: Urinary Incontinence Control Using External Urethral Compression Devices (Clamp) by Ralph Alterowitz and Carol Partington

A reference guide with pictures, descriptions and other relevant information about clamps to manage severe incontinence in men. This handy guide includes guidance about how to use.

The publication discusses various aspects of incontinence, including types, consequences, and management options, and provides in-depth discussion of the use of clamps. Included are detailed descriptions and photos of available clamps, approximate costs, and contact information for the manufacturers.

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Videos

Watch the Alterowitz’ speak to a
prostate cancer support group. (Note: This is the talk in its entirety approx. 1 hr and 44 min)

Intimacy after Prostate Cancer

Book Ralph and Barbara Alterowitz at your next eventBook the Authors for a Speaking Engagement

Book authors Ralph and Barbara Alterowitz for your next meeting or event. Ralph and Barbara, experts in intimacy, provide an entertaining, informative and positive way for couples to revive their love life.

Call 301-983-9702 or send us an e-mail via the contact form.

RABBI EDGAR WEINSBERG, Ed.D., D.D.You may also request Rabbi Edgar Weinsberg for an event through CIACT’s phone number and contact form.

 

 

 


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