Dealing with vaginismus
You watch carefully as Brooke comes into your surgery. She is accompanied by her partner, James, who shakes hands vigorously with you.
In contrast, Brooke fails to make eye contact and sits nervously.
When you ask how you can help them, James looks at Brooke and asks her if she wants to say anything. Brooke starts to become embarrassed and begins to cry, and James tells you they are here because they have never had intercourse.
They have been trying since their marriage 18 months previously, and they are feeling upset and frustrated.
James begins to