Articles by Juli Slattery

Dr. Juli Slattery is a psychologist and co-founder of Authentic Intimacy. a ministry dedicated to reclaiming God's design for sexuality. Juli has written ten books, including Rethinking Sexuality, and is the host of the Java with Juli podcast.

How to Experience Healthy Sexuality in a Broken World

Most of us think about sexuality as a very private compartment of our lives. Even in the innocence of childhood, we were subtly taught to treat everything sexual differently. We learned special names for our…

Are You Pursuing Sexual Intimacy or Just Sexual Activity?

This post has been updated as of September 2020. A growing trend in our culture is the separation of sex from intimacy. Perhaps the most obvious example of this is the “hook up” culture, described by…

The Problem With “Mommy Porn”

Traditionally, we have often thought of pornography as a struggle for men. However, studies like those conducted by Covenant Eyes show that porn use among women is rapidly increasing, particularly among younger females. While some…