Modern science recognizes that stress or depression is major causes of psychogenic impotence.
Patients suffering from depression lose their ability to enjoy sexual life and this is an extremely strong barrier for erectile function. These people lose self-esteem and hope for the future. Even worse – they are convinced that they deserved their own humiliation and are unable to change their attitude towards life.
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Suffering from other serious mental illnesses (schizophrenia, mania) most often cause perplexity in others, but their condition cannot be called depression.
Depression is a dangerous disease because it can even lead to suicide. Many people think it is still an example of purely emotional distress and believe it should be treated with appropriate treatment and psychotherapy, not medication. But this opinion is often wrong.
Serious mental disorders are brain diseases. Traditional psychotherapy in such cases does poorly and may even harm. Better results are achieved when using drugs. Doctors believe that every impotent man who experiences anxiety and fear should not blame these feelings on their problems. And the anxiety and fear can be caused by impotence itself.
Every man under the influence of stress can become temporarily impotent, but to make this a permanent condition, there must be more serious problems: loss of work, large family conflict, etc.
People who think about sex daily duty, not for the joy of life are also at risk. Since impotence can also suffer many religious people, those who have been subjected to violence and men with distorted ideas about their reproductive options.
Some men do not generally show much interest in sex, but abstinence from it is not a disease, if the man himself does not suffer from lack of it mentally.
There are also men in need of unconventional sex as some homosexuals (active) which, in intimate contact with the women themselves impotent. In such cases the physician must first be convinced that the man suffers from impotence absolute and only then resort to costly research.
Erection requires good coordination so nervous and vascular system, even the man who achieves the desired result, at least 1% of their attempts suffering from psychogenic impotence.