Dr. Marie Murphy | Finding Freedom from Stress in Infidelity and Romantic Relationships

Dr. Marie Murphy is a Relationship Coach who specializes in helping people who are having affairs assess their situation and develop a path forward—without shame. Dr. Murphy holds a Ph.D. in Sociology with an emphasis on Sexuality from the University of California, San Diego. She also hosts the podcast, Your Secret is Safe With Me, where she talks about infidelity and other challenging relationship situations from a non-judgmental perspective.

In addition to this, Dr. Murphy is also a proud dog mom, a lover of great food and fiction, and a dedicated Yoga Instructor at Breathe Salt Yoga in San Francisco, CA.

Here’s a glimpse of what you’ll learn:

  • Dr. Marie Murphy talks about discovering her niche: the sociology of sexuality
  • Dr. Murphy’s experience teaching sexual education while serving in the Peace Corps in Zambia
  • How to break through social stigmas surrounding sexuality—especially in workplace environments
  • Why Dr. Murphy pursued holistic healthcare and relationship coaching instead of academic notoriety after graduate school
  • Dr. Murphy’s neutral approach to sex and infidelity
  • How undisclosed infidelity can create long-term stress—and how to find freedom from affair-related shame
  • Why discomfort is “the price of admission” to a meaningful life
  • Dr. Murphy talks about how to handle each person’s unique story about infidelity, addiction, and more

In this episode…

Do you have an undisclosed habit or relationship that keeps you awake at night? Whether you’re experiencing infidelity, substance abuse, or simply want to fight sex-related stigmas, this episode of Succeed Under Stress is for you.

Well-kept secrets can produce long-term stress—especially when it comes to infidelity. Dr. Marie Murphy, a Relationship Coach specializing in the sociology of sexuality, adamantly believes that we have the power to create our own belief systems and erase social stigmas. That’s why she provides individualized coaching for people who are having affairs: to help them find freedom from stress, shame, and societal pressure.

In this episode of the Succeed Under Stress podcast, Dr. Jonathan Horowitz sits down with Dr. Marie Murphy, a Relationship Coach with more than 20 years of experience, to discuss how sex-related stress impacts our relationships. Listen in as Dr. Murphy shares her experience helping clients through infedelity, how companies can break harmful stigmas about sex, and why embracing discomfort may be your one-way ticket to a meaningful life. Stay tuned!

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