Surrogate Partner Therapy

Surrogate Partner Therapy (SPT) refers to a specific type of therapy in which an individual seeks the help of both a therapist and a surrogate partner in order to overcome obstacles that prevent the individual from establishing or maintaining healthy emotionally and physically intimate relationships. 


Click on the above image to view a wonderful piece done by Lisa Ling for her series on CNN's "This is Life," featuring surrogate partner Emiko Yoshikami. This link will take you to a new website.