Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction to Post Orgasmic Illness Syndrome

    • Introduction to POIS

  • 2

    Histamine Intolerance

    • Orgasm, Histamine and Anaphylaxis

    • Histamine Intolerance 1

    • Histamine Intolerance 2

  • 3

    Mast Cell Activation Syndrome

    • What is MCAS

    • MACS and Stress

  • 4

    Analogies to Consider in POIS

    • Analogies to Consider to POIS

  • 5

    Causes and Treatment Options to Consider in POIS

    • Causes and Treatments Options to Consider in POIS

  • 6


    • Conclusion - What don't we know about POIS?

  • 7

    POIS - Assignment

    • POIS Course Assignment for ONE EXTRA CLINICAL CPD POINT

  • 8

    CPD Points

    • How to get your CPD Points

    • HPCSA Evaluation Form (Not Compulsory)

    • Contact Details and Links


Prof Jim Pfaus

Prof Jim Pfaus is an internationally-recognised and award-winning researcher in the neuroscience and psychology of sexual behaviour. He is now based at the Department of Psychology and Life Sciences at Charles University in Prague and with the Czech National Institute of Mental Health in the Czech Republic.