Dr. Marianne Brandon is a clinical psychologist and Diplomat in sex therapy. She works with individuals and couples in Annapolis, Washington DC, and surrounding areas. Dr. Brandon is the author of Monogamy: The Untold Story and is co-author of the book Reclaiming Desire: 4 Keys to Finding Your Lost Libido. Most recently, she wrote "Hustled By Your Husband", an ebook exploring ways to cultivate passion in a long-term relationship. Dr Brandon also co-hosted an exciting sex therapy radio show called "In Bed with Dr. B and Ted.
She completed her doctoral training at Ohio University and her internship at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. Dr. Brandon is also a graduate of a post-doctoral fellowship in eating and weight disorders from the Sheppard and Enoch Pratt Hospital in Baltimore. Dr. Brandon contributes regularly to professional publications, and lectures to sex therapists, physicians, psychologists, and the public. She is frequently cited in such lay magazines as Self, Men's Health, Cosmopolitan, and Prevention.
Dr. Brandon is a member of the Maryland Psychological Association; the National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology; The American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors, and Therapists; The Society for Sex Therapy and Research; The International society for the Study of Womens Sexual Health; The Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality; and the Human Behavior and Evolution Society. Dr Brandon is licensed to practice in Maryland, Washington D.C., New York, Arizona, and Missouri.
The following are among the issues in which Dr. Brandon has special interest and training: depression, sex therapy, sexual desire disorders, marital/relationship problems, compulsive pornography use, compulsive sexual behavior, gay and lesbian issues, monogamy and fidelity, affair recovery, cultivating passion in long-term relationships, stress, anxiety, alternative sexual relationships, pain during intercourse, and erectile concerns. She has presented seminars on topics relating to personal growth, sex therapy, low libido in women, sexual dysfuncion, and on stress-related disorders such as depression, anxiety, and eating disorders.