About The FemTherapy Clinic for Women

The FemTherapy Clinic for Women is one of the few practices within Australia dedicated towards assisting women and their partners overcome sexual, psychological, and relationship challenges.

We actively engage various independent medical sexual specialists, including gynaecologists, urologists, sex psychologists and therapists, in an effort to ensure that patients and their partners receive guidance and advice that is practical, cutting edge and more likely to lead towards resolving sexual health problems.

To make an appointment, please telephone Sydney: (02) 9262 9991

Elizabeth Lees

Elizabeth Lees BSc, BN., GradDip. Psych., M Rehab Counselling., Grad Dip. Med Sci (Sexual Health Counselling), APS, ACA, SAS.

Elizabeth Lees has been counselling people in her capacity as either a psychotherapist or a healthcare professional for over 20 years.

Her areas of concern/interest are women’s’ sexual pain and sex after 50.

Elizabeth has degrees in Nursing, Psychology and Rehabilitation Counselling and extensive experience in trauma medicine, paediatrics, pre/post natal care and aged care. She has worked privately with clients who have suffered major life traumas, supporting them with health, psychological, sexuality and relationship counselling to attain a positive outcome.

Background in Masters in Sexual Health/ Counselling with a focus on women’s healthy and satisfying sexual functioning at all ages and stages of life. She also has been a volunteer Lifeline counsellor for 4 years.

It is her passion to incorporate all her professional experience in providing optimal care and positive support for clients to help them deal with relational, sexual, age-related and psychological challenges.

Because of her varied background in health she has seen the distress that can be caused by physical/mental health issues, mismatch of communication styles and changes over time in relationship dynamics. Her belief is given a safe environment and sensitivity to difficult, personal or embarrassing issues that clients can be empowered to solve their own problems.

To make an appointment, please telephone Sydney: 0413 721 023

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Patrick Lumbroso

Patrick Lumbroso Founder of the Clinic

PhD Researcher in Sexual Rehabilitation at the University of Sydney

Guest lecturer in Sexual Health at University of Sydney
and Temple University Japan

Guest presenter on sexual health radio program "The Hook Up" (ABC Radio)

For more than a decade, Patrick Lumbroso provided sexual health and/or relationship counselling services to clients throughout Australia. His key areas of expertise included:

  • Relationship and couples counselling for high conflict couples.
  • Low sex/ No sex relationships
  • Women’s sexual health and therapy including sexual pain, and partner sexual-reskilling
  • Addressing women’s health challenges such as chronic illness and sexual recovery after cancer

As a sexual health clinician, his primary focus has been in the area of sexual rehabilitation therapy, most notably in helping couples to overcome sexual, psychological and relationship challenges that follow treatment for prostate cancer.

In 2012, he published a research paper that investigating the factors that affect the adoption of and compliance with Post-Prostatectomy Treatments for Erectile Dysfunction.

In 2013, he was offered a doctoral research place by the University of Sydney in order to continue his research into psych-sexual adjustment in prostate cancer survivors and their partners.

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Information for Healthcare Practitioners

Sexual health issues rarely effect just one aspect of a person’s life. Whether it be a long-term medical illness, muscular injury or disability, mental illness, marital or relationship discord, or pregnancy complications, comprehensive care must be directed at all aspects of a person’s needs – including sexual health. Here at the FemTherapy Clinic, we work in conjunction with a range of different healthcare fields to make sure each individual gets the best care tailored to their specific needs. Whether your client needs additional or more specific treatment, or a new sexual health/relationship issue has emerged during the course of your treatment, FemTherapy is able to take referrals from a range of different healthcare practitioners.

To make sure you’re patient or client is getting the most comprehensive care – including sexual health – contact us today or fill out a referral form below.

To make an appointment or to order a FemTherapy referral pad, please fill in the following information:

  • Join Our Health Professional Referral Program

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