A Message from Dr. Stephanie Buehler

Thank you, Orange County, for allowing me to serve its wonderful residents for 20 years!

My private practice is now closed. To find a sex therapist, please click here.

The Buehler Institute still provides

Continuing Education in Sex and Relationship Therapy

To visit LearnSexTherapy.com, please click here.

Continuing Education

The Buehler Institute (TBI) is an approved institutional provider for the American Association of Sexuality Educators and Therapists through a separate website, LearnSexTherapy.com. TBI offers programs for therapists seeking AASECT certification as well as standalone courses on various areas of interest. TBI is also APA, NBCC, and California BRN approved, visit LearnSexTherapy.com for details.


Dr. Stephanie Buehler is the author of several books, including What Every Mental Health Professional Needs to Know about Sex, with the third edition being published in Fall 2021. Dr. Buehler holds a Master of Professional Writing degree from USC and a BA in English from UCLA. While earning her doctorate, Dr. Buehler worked for an educational publishing company. Please contact her with writing opportunities and find her author page on Amazon.

Supervision Consultation

Dr. Stephanie Buehler has mentored people in various roles, first as a Master Teacher for Teach America and Loyola Marymount University, and later as a licensed psychologist and AASECT Certified Sex Therapist and Supervisor (CSTS). Dr. Buehler is available for AASECT supervision and to consult regarding clinical and ethical issues in sex and relationship therapy cases. Please contact her at info@learnsextherapy.com.


Dr. Buehler has experience speaking to audiences from 10 to 500 all over the US and overseas. As a Fellow of the International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health and a former member of the Hoag for Her health team, Dr. Buehler can speak to topics that affect heterosexual and sexual/gender minority women including issues around sexual desire, cancer and chronic illness, menopause, sexual pain disorders, and intimacy.


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