Other People's Problems

Steve: It's not just about sex

Steve wants to have more sex with his wife. But is his focus on the bedroom obscuring a bigger issue?
(Ben Shannon/CBC)
Listen to the full episode31:12

"I'm surprised how much she can hurt me with her words." — Steve

Steve wants to have more sex with his wife. But is his focus on the bedroom obscuring a bigger issue?

Listen for:

  • How sex is just one way to feel connected to your partner.
  • The way some people explode in anger outwardly and others turn their anger inward.
  • Why it can be a bad idea to count how frequently you have sex because it can mask the real deeper issue of disconnection.

Want to keep up with Other People's Problems? Download the CBC Radio app, subscribe on Apple podcasts (or wherever you get your podcasts) or bookmark this site.

You can also join the CBC Podcasts listener community on Facebook and Twitter to be the first to hear about new content.