Cougar Complex ®

The word “cougar” has two meanings. The word “complex” has a number of meanings.

The Cougar Complex® is a new term coined to describe the phenomenon of younger men desiring older women in preference to their own age group.


Why do so many young men want to date older women?

  • Sugar Momma
  • Not satisfied with women their own age – sexually and intelligence
  • Lack of responsibility and commitment
  • Lack of mother image in life – Oedipus complex