Bat Sheva Marcus, Ph.D
Certified Sex Therapist
Bat Sheva Marcus, Ph.D, a certified sex therapist, is the author of Satisfaction Guaranteed : How To Have the Sex You’ve Always Wanted. She has spent her life helping women reclaim pleasure in their bodies and spirit and her career has been dedicated to bridging the gap between the medical and the psychological in women’s sexual health. For 25 years she served as the clinical director of one of the largest sexual health centers in the US. Dr Marcus earned a master’s in public health as well as a Ph.D. in Human Sexuality at the Institute for the Advanced Study of Human Sexuality. She also holds master’s degrees in social work from Columbia University and a masters in Jewish Studies from the Jewish Theological Seminary. In addition, she is a certified bariatric counselor.
In the past Dr Marcus has served as executive director of not-for-profit institutions and corporations, medical practices, and laboratories. She has lectured internationally on women’s issues, has given frequent Grand Rounds to health care providers, as well as lecturing to sex therapists around the world. She has been a guest on numerous radio and television shows, including CNBC, CBS News, Huffington Post Live, and NPR and been profiled in the New York Times Magazine, Time Magazine, and Westchester Magazine, among others.
Her social media can be found at Instagram/Facebook @DrBatSheva and on Twitter @TheDrBatSheva
Read a synopsis of Dr Marcus’ PhD dissertation on women and the use of vibrators which was published in a peer reviewed journal: Changes in a Woman’s Sexual Experience and Expectations Following the Introduction of Electric Vibrator Assistance