PhD in Clinical Psychology

Bachelor of Criminology / Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)

Triple P Accredited

Member of the International Society for Sexual Medicine

Affiliate of the Australian Centre For Emotionally-Focused Couples Therapy

ICEEFT Certified EFT Couples Therapist


Biography – Dr Rebecca Frost

Rebecca has recently completed her PhD, researching the distress couples experience as a result of sexual desire problems and has an interest in helping people with a variety of sexual dysfunctions and disorders.  She believes in supporting strong relationships of all types, including couples, families and parent-child relationships.  Rebecca has experience providing parenting assistance in families that are experiencing difficulties such as behavioural difficulties, problems with attachment, and child anxiety.



Frost, R., & Donovan, C. (2019).A qualitative exploration of the distress experienced by long-term heterosexual couples when women have low sexual desire, Sexual and Relationship Therapy.

Frost, R., & Donovan, C. (2018). The Development and Validation of the Sexual and Relationship Distress Scale. The journal of sexual medicine15(8), 1167-1179.

Frost, R. N., & Donovan, C. L. (2015). Low sexual desire in women: amongst the confusion, could distress hold the key?. Sexual and Relationship Therapy, 30(3), 338-350.

Frost, R.N. (2015). Finding your way through the web of relationship breakups. In G. Proietti-Scifoni (Ed.), Digital Entanglement: True Stories of Women, Social Media and Breaking Up (pp. 161-176).



Frost, R. (2018). A qualitative exploration of the distress resulting from sexual desire difficulties in couples. World Meeting on Sexual Medicine, Lisbon, Portugal

Frost, R. (2017). A deeper understanding of the distress and consequences reported by couples who experience difficulties with sexual desire. The 1st SSSS Australasian Symposium. Sexual Science in the 21st Century: The Australasian Experience. Sydney, Australia