model: a proposed conceptual scheme for the behavioral treatment of sexual problems.
Effectiveness of application of PLISSIT
counseling model on sexuality among women with dyspareunia.
Fifty-four percent of the participants (n = 28) reported using the PLISSIT
is a mnemonic which stands for permission (P), limited information (LI), specific suggestions (SS), and intensive therapy (IT).
Annon's (1976) widely referenced PLISSIT
model (which stands for four levels of treatment: permission, limited information, specific suggestions, and intensive therapy) also provides an incremental approach.
TARGET POPULATION: The PLISSIT
model an the questions suggested on the reverse page may be used with older adults in a variety of clinical settings.
[2.] Annon JS: The PLISSIT
Model: A proposed conceptual scheme for behavioral treatment of sexual problems.
A current therapeutic system is that of PLISSIT
, standing for Permission, Limited Information, Specific Suggestions, and Intensive Therapy (Annon JS, Robinson CH.
model offers a simple strategy that clinicians can use to initiate sexual health discussions with patients (figure 6).
One of the ways that OT practitioners could do this is by using the PLISSIT
model and teaching other professionals to use it (Annon, 1977).
Cinselligin degerlendirilmesinde hemsireler icin onerilen kullanisli modeller, model basamaklarinin ilk harflerinin birlesimi olacak sekilde kisaltilan PLISSIT
, [14,19,31] BETTER,  ALARM  ve ALLOW  modelleridir.
The purpose of this article is to provide social workers with information about the PLISSIT
model (Annon, 1974), the "state-of-the art" intervention used for the treatment of sexuality issues (McCarthy, 2001; Borelli-Kerner & Bernell, 1997), and one that we have used in our professional social work practice with individuals who have chronic health conditions.