A brief look at how clinicians are starting to understand sex addiction. Plus, the importance of examining multiple levels of an individual’s process. A basic primer to what sex addiction is here.
What'sthe bottom line when it comes to sex addiction? Basically, acting out is an act of self-soothing. More on the reasons how and why people get caught up in the cycle of sex addiction here, from a therapist who's been helping people for decades.
A definition of what sex addiction is NOT and what are the preliminary treatment goals and objectives. See how sex addiction treatment must address the compulsive behavior as well as the underlying addictive process, here.
To understand whether or not you're addicted to sex, symptoms require an evaluation of how compulsive sexual acitivty is, whether or not it's harmful, and how sex affects your life. More from expert Dr. David Jacobs here.
Learn how to do a cost/benefit anaylsis before you begin counseling for sex addiction. More on how counseling for sex addiction can help you here.
You can stop addiction to sex by understanding what compels sexual compulsion and then changing the way that you relate with yourself. More here on stopping the cycle of sex addiction.
Sex addicts can learn love and intimacy when they treat and heal past trauma. More here on emotions of love and the sex addict, as well as how expressions of love and attachment patterns manifest during sex addiction.
How does the brain operate during sex addiction?
Looking at women in a fixated kind of way can get in the way of your personal growth. In fact, "looking” at other women can be a sign of sexual compulsion. We explore what's behind any compulsive sexual behavior here and how you can change looking at women here.
If you're married and just found out your husband has problems with sex addiction, do you stay married or consider divorce? We examine options here.