Sexual functioning can be affected by chronic illness, surgery, disability, the ageing process, child sexual abuse and many other issues.Contact the Relationships Australia office nearest you to find out more.Counselling can help a couple to: Counsellors don't make judgements on who is right or wrong; they don't tell clients what to do; and they don't try to persuade people to stay together or to separate.To find out more about our counselling services or to make an appointment, contact the Relationships Australia office in your state or territory.
Kate, 29, already has two boys and is five months pregnant with her third boy — a revelation that left her "gutted"."I went to the bedroom and cried for a really long time," she says."Then my husband came in and he cried as well.Couples are only able to contact the woman via text message and then they are told they need to commit to up to eight face-to-face fortnightly consultations, as well as a strict diet, to get their wish.Kate cannot afford to go overseas where IVF gender selection is legal, so she is holding out for a reversal in policy here.In reality, many people live happy, fulfilled lives following a relationship breakdown. Please note that not all the services listed below are available in all states and territories.Please contact the Relationships Australia office nearest you to find out how they can help you.