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About Daniel Sher

Daniel Sher

Daniel Sher

Daniel Sher is a registered clinical psychologist, practicing in Cape Town South Africa. He serves as a professional consultant for the Between Us Clinic, which provides sex-therapy online programs. A component of his training and practice involves working in the context of sexual and sex-related issues.

Practice aside, Daniel is a passionate writer, having accumulated at least 6 years of experience as a features contributor and freelancer for several local and international publications, such as Australian Men’s Health, Lifehacker, The Good Men Project, and Finer Minds. Topics he enjoys writing about include psychology and psychopathology (predictably), health and wellness, sex and relationships, lifestyle, spirituality, politics and satire.

Daniel is also passionate about designing and conducting research, having published two academic papers under the South African Journal of Psychology. He is an avid language editor and proof-reader, having worked part-time in this field for several years.

Latest Posts From Daniel Sher

How to Stop Anxiety from Sabotaging Your New Relationship

New relationships can be stressful. After all, there's a lot at stake. You're really putting yourself out there, risking rejection and abandonment. You are also pouring a lot of emotional energy into something which may well end up being detrimental... Read More
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How to Improve Your Sex Life by Being More Present

If you're not exposed to ongoing distraction, you're probably camping or hiding out in a monastery. Our modern lives are so saturated with competing stimuli that multi-tasking could be thought of as a basic survival tool for life in the 2... Read More
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3 Activities for Couples to Improve Passion & Confidence in their Sex Lives

Using games to promote intimacy between couples is a fantastic idea, regardless of the amount of pre-existing closeness in that relationship. Keep in mind, however, that intimacy comes in various forms. Finding a game that expands the ways in which... Read More
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Should You Be Open With Your Partner About Your Masturbation Habits?

There are 2 types of people in the world: those who masturbate and those who pretend that they don't. This finding, published in the prestigious journal of humorous gags, is not entirely true. But it's not far-off either: It's completely natural... Read More
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4 Ways Technology Changed Our Sex Lives & Relationships for Better & Worse

There's no doubt that we live in a tech era, where our tablets and smartphones are essential to most aspects of our daily lives. We probably don't need to give you any formal statistics to convince you that this is... Read More
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Lifestyle Changes that Could Save Your Sex Life & Relationships

When a client comes to see me for the first time, I invariably ask about their sex life, regardless of what has brought them to therapy. Why? Often, when we're struggling with our relationships or our physical and mental health,... Read More