Press

The purpose of this page is to introduce Dr. Lee to the media. You will find his writing samples, interviews, and featured expert engagements below. For all press inquiries, please email Brittany@rcourihaycpr.com  

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Writing Samples

Interviews with Dr. Lee

Invisible No Broken: A Chronic Illness Podcast

www.invisiblenotbroken.com 

 

Sex, Shame, and Chronic Illness

https://shows.acast.com/invisible-not-broken-a-chronic-illness-podcast/episodes/sex-shame-and-chronic-illness-an-interview-with-dr-lee-phill

 

Physical Pleasure and Chronic Illness

https://invisiblenotbroken.com/home-chronic-illness-podcast/2019/7/17/physical-pleasure-and-chronic-illness-interview-with-sex-therapist-dr-melvin-phillips

 

Sex Self Esteem and Body Awareness 

https://invisiblenotbroken.com/home-chronic-illness-podcast/interview-with-sex-self-esteem-and-body-awareness-with-sex-therapist-melvin-phillips-5kggy

 

Chronic Sex Podcast with Grayson Shultz

www.chronicsex.org 

 

Sex and Chronic Illness

https://www.chronicsex.org/2019/03/drphillips/

 

Disability After Dark with Andrew Gurza

www.andrewgurza.com 

 

Sex and Disability

 https://www.iheart.com/podcast/256-disability-after-dark-31072667/episode/episode-176-i-am-a-56653120/

 

Bringing Intimacy Back with Dr. April Brown

www.bringingintimacy.com 

 

Intimacy and Chronic Illness

https://bbsradio.com/podcast/bringing-intimacy-back-january-30-2020

 

The Better Sex Podcast with Jessa Zimmerman

www.bettersexpodcast.com 

 

Sexuality and Chronic Illness 

https://bettersexpodcast.com/sex-and-chronic-illness-dr-lee-phillips/

 

Shameless Sex

 www.shamelesssex.com

 

Sex, Chronic Illness, and Pain 

https://www.shamelesssex.com/podcast/2019/3/5/96-sex-relationships-and-chronic-illness-and-pain-with-dr-lee-phillips

 

Smart Sex, Smart Love with Dr. Joe Kort 

www.smartsexsmartlove.com 

 

Sex Therapy, Chronic Illnesses & Disabilities

https://www.smartsexsmartlove.com/2020/04/20/dr-lee-phillips-on-sex-therapy-and-chronic-illnesses-disabilities/

 

Sexology Podcast with Dr. Moali 

www.sexologypodcast.com 

 

What to Do When Chronic Illness Affects Your Sex Life?

http://www.sexologypodcast.com/2019/05/28/what-to-do-when-chronic-illness-affects-your-sex-life/

 

Your Diagnonsense with Todd Baratz

https://directory.libsyn.com/shows/view/id/yourdiagnonsense

 

Sex and Disability 

https://directory.libsyn.com/episode/index/show/yourdiagnonsense/id/13468007

Sex Talk with Erika Miley 

www.erikamiley.com 

 

Chronic Illness and Sex

https://erikamiley.com/thepodcast/73

Disabled to Enabled Chronic Illness Podcast with Jessie Ace

 

Therapy & Empathy

 

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/158-dr-lee-phillips-part-1-therapy-and-empathy/id1465712315?i=

Body Blueprints 

 

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/159-dr-lee-phillips-part-2-body-blueprints/id1465712315?i=1000498143337

Being mindful to uncertainty

 

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/160-dr-lee-phillips-part-3-being-mindful-to-uncertainty/id1465712315?i=1000498464273

Our Better Half with Dr. Jane Fleishman and Dr. Rosara Torrisi

Chronic Disease and Sex: Get Curious and Get Creative

 

http://www.ourbetterhalf.net/episode-116.html

The Trouble with Sex with Dr. Tammy Nelson
Sex, Chronic Illness & Creativity

 

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/sex-chronic-illness-creativity/id1453446059?i=1000518712599

Sex Unshackled with Becky Crepsley-Fox

Chronic Illness and Sex

https://sexunshackled.podbean.com/e/chronic-illness-and-sex-1625815691/

In Your Pants with Dr. Susie Gronski

https://drsusieg.com/blog/sex-and-dating-with-disability-and-chronic-illness

Health: It's Personal

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/health-its-personal/id1507504444

Guys We F****d

Kinky Sex is Healing?

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/kinky-sex-is-healing-ft-dr-lee-phillips/id885960517?i=1000565902103

Social Life Magazine

https://issuu.com/sociallifemagazine/docs/august

NY Daily News

https://www.nydailynews.com/snyde/ny-richard-johnson-column-snyde-20220903-cetqizhlprg6tmx7iwett37lim-story.html

Dan's Papers

https://en.calameo.com/read/003630093ec933ca5cd98

The Daily Beast 

https://www.thedailybeast.com/hamptons-sex-therapists-reveal-why-business-is-booming

The East Hampton Star

https://www.easthamptonstar.com/villages/2022922/sex-therapists-take-we-deserve-pleasure

Featured Expert

The Lily

Disability  by Maria Del Russo 

https://www.thelily.com/these-women-care-for-their-ailing-husbands-they-say-dating-other-men-is-how-they-take-care-of-themselves/

 

Your Tango

How to Reclaim Your Sex Life When You Have Multiple Sclerosis

 https://www.yourtango.com/experts/melvin-phillips/how-to-have-better-sex-when-you-have-multiple-sclerosis-ms

 

9 Unexpected Ways to Improve Your Sex Life as A Couple When You’re Dealing with A Chronic Illness

https://www.yourtango.com/experts/melvin-phillips/how-to-increase-libido-improve-your-sex-life-and-deepen-intimacy-when-chronic-illness-affects-your-sexual-health-as-a-couple

 

Sexuality in the Context of Chronic illness 

https://www.yourtango.com/experts/melvin-phillips/sexuality-context-chronic-illness

Teen Vogue 

With a Chronic Illness, Sex Can Play Many Roles: For some, it's healing. For others, it's fraught. 

https://www.teenvogue.com/story/chronic-illness-sex


Healthline

Think You Can't Have Good Sex After a Chronic Illness Diagnosis? Think Again 

https://www.healthline.com/health/chronic-illness/think-you-cant-have-good-sex-after-a-chronic-illness-diagnosis-think-again

Giddy

Sexual Alternatives for Anyone Living With Chronic Pain

https://getmegiddy.com/sexual-alternatives-chronic-pain

Greatist

Wanna Get in the Zone? Get to Know Your Body and All Its Erogenous Zones

https://greatist.com/play/erogenous-zones

Men's Health

What It's Like to Have Odontophilia- a Fetish for Teeth

https://www.menshealth.com/sex-women/a37974716/teeth-fetish-odontophilia/


Inside Hook

Is Online "Sad Boy" Culture Covering Up Legitimate Mental Health Legitimate Mental Health Crisis?

https://www.insidehook.com/article/health-and-fitness/online-sad-boy-culture-mental-health-crisis

Frankly by the National LBGT Network

Sex after Cancer

https://cancer-network.org/sex-after-cancer-treatment/

HealthCentral

Chronic Disease, Your Healthy Spouse, and Sex 

https://www.healthcentral.com/article/chronic-disease-your-healthy-spouse-and-sex

AskMen

What Should You Discuss When You Start Dating?

https://www.askmen.com/dating/dating_advice/what-should-you-discuss-when-you-start-dating.html

Bustle

How To Know If You’re Being Gaslit By Your Partner, Friends, Family, & More

http://www.bustle.com/wellness/examples-of-gaslighting

amodrn

Here's How You Can Support the LGBTQIA+ Community During Pride and Beyond

https://amodrn.com/heres-how-you-can-support-the-lgbtqia-community-during-pride-month-and-beyond/

 

Well + Good 

Queerplatonic Relationships Are Like Supercharged Friendships That Aren't Necessarily Romantic 

https://www.wellandgood.com/queerplatonic-relationships/

Women AdvaNCe

How to Enjoy Pride When You're Not Out

 https://www.womenadvancenc.org/2022/06/22/how-to-enjoy-pride-month-when-youre-not-out/

 

PsychCentral 

Love at First Sight: Is It Possible?

https://psychcentral.com/health/love-at-first-sight?utm_source=ReadNext#5

 

PsychCentral

What Do Dreams About Sleeping With Your Boss Mean?

https://psychcentral.com/sex/dreaming-of-sex-with-my-boss?utm_source=ReadNext#sex-dream-with-my-boss

verywellmind

Mind in the Media: Viktor's Transition on The Umbrella Academy Highlights Trans Experience 

https://www.verywellmind.com/how-viktors-transition-on-the-umbrella-academy-sheds-light-on-trans-experiences-5498877

Well + Good 

Wanting a "Loyalty Check" Is a Relationship-Health Red Flag-Here's Why

https://www.wellandgood.com/what-is-loyalty-check/

 

MIC

Do I Need To Take Care Of My Aging Parents If They Didn't Take Care Of Me?

https://www.mic.com/identity/queer-people-caring-aging-parents

 

PsychCentral 

4 Tips To Stop Ruminating Intrusive Thoughts

https://psychcentral.com/anxiety/stop-ruminating-intrusive-thoughts?utm_source=ReadNext

MindBodyGreen

7 Signs Of Weaponized Incompetence In Relationships & How To Deal With It

https://www.mindbodygreen.com/articles/weaponized-incompetence

 

Romper

How To Set Boundaries With A Co-Parent Because It Isn't Always Easy

https://www.romper.com/parenting/co-parenting-boundaries

PsychCentral 

How to Prevent a Bipolar Episode

https://psychcentral.com/bipolar/prevention-of-bipolar-disorder

 

verywellmind

What is the HEXACO Personality Test?

https://www.verywellmind.com/what-is-the-hexaco-personality-test-5442896

 

Romper

How To Tell Your In-Laws You're Pregnant

https://www.romper.com/pregnancy/how-to-tell-your-in-laws-youre-pregnant

 

MindBodyGreen

9 Best Sex Toys for Women Actually Worth Trying, Recommended By Experts

https://www.mindbodygreen.com/articles/best-sex-toys-for-women/

Men's Health 

Are you Autosexual? If Your Body Turns You On, You Might Be.

https://www.menshealth.com/sex-women/a40691807/autosexual-meaning

 

Fatherly

How to Make Damn Sure You're Not Guilty of Mansplaining. Here are six questions to ask yourself. 

https://www.fatherly.com/life/how-to-avoid-mansplaining

LifeHacker

How to Start Having Sex Again With Your Spouse After a Long Dry Spell

https://lifehacker.com/how-to-start-having-sex-again-with-your-spouse-after-a-1849373681

 

Well + Good

There are 3 types of Nightmares-Here's How They Impact Your Sleep and Mood the Next Day, According to an Expert

https://www.wellandgood.com/types-nightmares/

 

PsychCentral

3 Power Dynamics in a Relationship and How to Resolve

https://psychcentral.com/relationships/power-dynamics-in-relationships

Giddy

Anyone Can Have a Fake Orgasm

https://getmegiddy.com/faking-an-orgasm#

Oprah Daily 

What Does Non-Binary Mean? Everything You Need to know About the Non-Binary Gender

https://www.oprahdaily.com/life/relationships-love/a40924072/non-binary-guide/

 

Yahoo News

https://news.yahoo.com/does-non-binary-mean-everything-222400531.html

Fatherly

Stuck In A Relationship Rut? Here Are 7 Ways To Break Out 

https://www.fatherly.com/life/relationship-rut-tips-how-to-escape

 

LiveStrong

Why You Keep Drinking Even After You Swore You'd Only Have One Drink

https://www.livestrong.com/article/13773508-why-cant-i-stop-at-one-drink/

Romper

What To Do When Your In-Laws Are Jealous Of Your Parents 

https://www.romper.com/life/mother-in-law-jealous-of-my-parents

TheEveryMom

The Connection Between Your Sex and SSRIs

https://theeverymom.com/sex-drive-and-ssris-connection/

Insider

6 saucy positions to add a little kink into your sex life, recommended by three different sex therapists

https://www.insider.com/guides/health/sex-relationships/kinky-sex-positions

Fatherly

6 Ways To Respond When Someone Tries To Guilt Trip You

https://www.fatherly.com/life/guilt-tripping-what-to-do

 

PsychCentral

How To Be Assertive Without Being Aggressive

https://psychcentral.com/health/how-to-be-assertive-without-being-aggressive

verywellmind

Exactly How Dangerous Is Andrew Tate and His Misogynist Massaging?

https://www.verywellmind.com/andrew-tate-and-misogynist-messaging-6560820

 

SELF

How to Have Good (and Safe!) Sex in College

https://www.self.com/story/sexual-health-habits-college

LiveStrong

Chest Binding 101: What Is It and How to Bind Your Chest Safely

https://www.livestrong.com/article/13773593-what-is-chest-binding/

The Body: The HIV/AIDS Resource

https://www.thebody.com/article/hiv-aids-phobia

LifeHacker

Maybe You Should Try 'Quiet Quitting' Your Love Life 

https://lifehacker.com/maybe-you-should-try-quiet-quitting-your-love-life-1849571411

Giddy

Are You Staying in a Toxic Relationship Because the Sex is Great?

https://getmegiddy.com/makeup-sex