Palm Beach Marriage Counseling
Welcome to the online home of The Center for Marital and Sexual Health of South Florida, LLC. We have four primary missions:
1. Patient Care - We provide specialized, state-of-the-art, high quality clinical care to individuals and couples who suffer from sexual or relationship problems.
Both Dr. Althof and Needle are AASECT (American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors and Therapists) Certified Sex Therapists.
2. Consultation - Dr. Althof is a key national and international opinion leader on male and female sexual function. Pharmaceutical companies regularly consult with him on important issues regarding clinical trials. Dr. Althof also consults with attorneys and Licensing Boards regarding the sexual conduct and behaviors of individuals accused of sexually problematic behavior.
3. Clinical Trials and Research - The Center's staff actively conducts cutting-edge research on male and female sexual problems. We assist in the evolution and development of new medications for the treatment of erectile dysfunction, premature ejaculation, female sexual arousal and desire disorders. Click here if you are interested in participating in one of our trials.
4. Teaching - Dr. Althof is highly sought after as a lecturer traveling extensively both internationally and within the United States to present his research findings.
Dr. Needle is an adjunct professor at both Nova Southeastern University and South University. She teaches Human Sexuality courses and other undergraduate and Masters level psychology courses.
Honors: Dr. Althof and his two partners were the 2005 recipients of the prestigious Masters and Johnson Lifetime Achievement Award presented by the Society for Sex Therapy and Research