Press: Touch Therapy ( aka Professional Cuddling )

  • Texas cuddle therapists challenge social taboos on touch, intimacy with snuggle sessions — San Antonio Express-News

    — Touch is a basic human need, and can be one of the most difficult to satisfy.

  • Oxytocin – the love hormone – could cure shyness — The Telegraph
  • ‘Cuddle hormone’ could help depression sufferers to seek support — The Telegraph

    — People suffering from depression could in future be given a “cuddle hormone” to encourage them to reach out to others for support

  • Intimacy for rent: Inside the business of paid cuddling — Quartz.com
  • “I get touched a lot”: Why I decided to pay for cuddling — Salon.com
  • Cuddling Does Something Very Surprising To Your Health — MIC Network
  • The Calm, Gentle Rise of Snugglers for Hire — Wall Street Journal

    — Samantha Hess, a professional cuddler, used to wonder: “Why isn’t there a Starbucks for hugs?”

  • Professional Cuddlers Embrace More Clients — Wall Street Journal

        — The Snuggling Industry Takes Off, but Clothes Stay On; Spooning Sessions for a Fee

  • 8 Reasons Why We Need Human Touch More Than Ever — Psychology Today

        — Even in a digital age, we crave real human contact. Here’s why…

  • 5 Health Reasons to Make Time for Cuddling — Shape Magazine

    — Snuggle up with your main squeeze—and not just for sweetness’ sake

  • How Guys REALLY Feel About Cuddling — Women’s Health

    — Eleven dudes own up to their true opinions about it

  • 93 Percent Of Straight Men In This Study Said They’ve Cuddled With Another Guy — Huffington Post

    — Wait…What??!!

  • 7 Types of Loneliness (and Why It Matters) — Positively Positive

    — by Gretchen Rubin