Bat Sheva Marcus

Therapist, LCSW, MPH, PHD

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Bat Sheva Marcus
At Maze, we believe that a satisfying sex life can be yours.

Why Bat Sheva Marcus chose to be in the helping profession

Jewish Sex Therapist in New York

Dr. Marcus is committed to helping women solve their sexual health challenges with compassionate and experienced staff trained specifically in female sexual health. She believes in a multifaceted approach to resolving problems that have evolved recently, or those that have lingered for years. Maze specializes in treating: low sex drive, orgasm challenges, painful sex, menopause, vaginismus (including Botox treatment) and arousal disorders.

Her focus is in the area of Human Sexuality and in the past she has worked as the executive director of not-for-profit institutions and corporations, medical practices and laboratories. She has lectured internationally on women’s issues and has been a guest on numerous radio and television shows including CNBC, CBS News and Huffington Post Live. She has been written up many times in New York Times, Time Magazine and Westchester Magazine as well as a myriad of local publications.

Termed “The Orthodox Sex Guru”, Dr. Marcus is one of the founders and a past president of JOFA, the Jewish Orthodox Feminist Alliance, an international organization dedicated to pursuing equal opportunity for women in their homes, synagogues and professional lives. She is a coordinator of her partnership minyan in Riverdale, Shachar and was past chair of the Women’s Tefillah Network.

Sexual Health Therapy for Jewish Women


  • Attachment-based
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Family / Marital
  • Gottman Method
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Psychodynamic
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Somatic Experiencing
  • Strength-Based


  • Sexual health & dysfunction

Languages spoken


People I work with

Couples Adults Elders (65+) Individuals

Personal religious affiliations


Bat Sheva Marcus's experience working with the Jewish community


2975 Westchester Avenue, Suite G-03, Purchase, NY 10577

20 years in practice


PhD by Institute of Advanced Study of Human Sexuality 2007
Masters of Public Health by Institute for Advanced Study of Human Sexuality 2004
Masters of Arts , Masters of Science in Social Work by Jewish Theological Seminary 1984


Sex Therapist by AASECT 2011

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