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Sabitha Pillai-Friedman PhD, LCSW, CST

Assistant Professor

  • PhD Social Work 1998

    Bryn Mawr College (PA)

  • HSED 562 Sex Therapy I: Couples and Relationship Therapy

  • HSED 662 Sex Therapy II: Sexual Dysfunctions and Treatment

  • HSED 762 Sex Therapy III: Advanced Skills with Special Populations

My research interests include chronic and catastrophic illnesses and sexuality, sexuality across the life span, and the use of sexual fantasies as a treatment tool.

Selected Awards

  • Faculty Development Grant, Widener University, 2014, 2015

Selected Publications

  • Pillai-Friedman, S., & Ashline, J. (2014). Women, breast cancer survivorship, sexual losses, and disenfranchised grief—A treatment model for clinicians. Journal of Sexual and Relationship Therapy, in print.

  • Kellogg-Spadt, S., Rosenbaum, T.Y., Dweck, A., Milheiser, L., Pillai-Friedman, S., & Krychman, M. (2014). Sexual health and religion: A primer for the sexual health clinician. The Journal of Sexual Medicine, 11(7), 1606–1619.

American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT); Society for Sex Therapy and Research (SSTAR)