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.
Are you an addict in recovery? Guess what? Your story matters. Here's a unique opportunity to gather some tips on how to tell your story and make a difference. Daniel Maurer shares with us practical tips from his personal and professional expertise. Click to learn more!
Three (3) practical and actionable steps to overcoming an addiction (or multiple addictions).
A bit of experience, strength, and hope when it comes to people NOT accepting amends. More on the 9th step in the 12 step program here.
A brief guide with tips for educating your daughter about the negative effects of drug use and addiction here.
A discussion about four (4) common teenage girl addictions, and what you can do about them. A guide on how to address exercise, internet, sex, and prescription drug addiction 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.
How can we treat addiction as a spiritual disease? By shifting our focus. More on the spiritual side of addiction here.