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Dr. Bridget M. Finn
Dr. Bridget M. Finn, Founder and President of the Capital Region Center for Sexual Health, was born and raised in Troy, NY. She returned to the Capital Region in 2006 with the goal of establishing the Capital Region Center for Sexual Health as the centralized, comprehensive point of contact for individuals, couples, healthcare providers, community, academic, and professional organizations in the Capital Region and beyond.
Dr. Finn is a sexual health expert with over 30 years of experience working with women and men around sexuality and intimacy related concerns. As a sex therapist, educator, researcher, and author, she has helped her clients improve their sex lives, enjoy an expanded level of intimacy, and build stronger relationships in and out of the bedroom.
After obtaining a Master’s Degree in Health Education from Russell Sage College, and a Doctorate Degree in Human Sexuality from the University of Pennsylvania, she completed her advanced clinical training and certification in sex and relationship therapy at the Council for Relationships, the nation’s oldest and largest counseling agency located in Philadelphia. This intensive post-graduate degree program is accredited by the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT), the nationally recognized accrediting agency for post-graduate degree clinical training programs in individual, couple, family, and sex therapy.
Dr. Finn is a guest lecturer at Albany Medical College in the departments of Behavioral Psychiatry, Urology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Family and Community Medicine. She provides education and training for medical students, resident physicians and faculty on Sexual Health and Functioning.