Articles List

September 14, 2016
Sex Addiction NYC

Sex Addiction Treatment and ADD: is Your Brain to Blame?

A New York sex addiction patient shares his story in the hope that it will help others. To protect his real name, let’s call him “Peter”. […]
June 6, 2016

How Does a Sex Addict Become a Sex Addict?

The reasons that some people, and not others, become addicted to sex, is poorly understood. There seem to be four domains in which the individual becomes […]
June 4, 2016

Understanding Fetishism

Fetishism is an idiosyncratic sexual preference that emanates from strong fantasies for the person to seek out gratification. These fetishistic activities are very unique to the […]
June 4, 2016

Understand Porn Addiction for the Addict and His Spouse

  Since the inception of the Internet, porn addiction has become ubiquitous in our society.  Driven by the characteristics of easy access, anonymous and affordability, people […]
June 4, 2016

Pornography Addiction: A Case Study

  A new sexual revolution, tantamount to the one in the 1970’s has been underway since the Internet became part of our lifestyles a mere 20 […]
June 3, 2016

An Integrated Approach to the Treatment of Sex Addiction

Compulsive sexuality is a complex, multi-causal disorder that incorporates various aspects of the individual’s personality, bio-chemistry, sociocultural environment, family-of-origin issues, thinking/feeling processes, gender consolidation, self-esteem, and […]
May 31, 2016

The Sex Addiction Cycle Revisited

After 15 years of working with sex addicts, I have concluded that it is not sex – per Se – that is the object of the […]
May 31, 2016

Sex Addiction As an Intimacy Disorder

The stated goal of most men and women in life is to find a partner to love, to have companionship and fulfillment in an enduring relationship.  […]
May 31, 2016

What’s the “Hook” in Sex Addiction?

A sex addiction is a habitual response and a source of sexual gratification or emotional security. It is a way of coping with internal feelings and […]
May 30, 2016

What is Sex Addiction, Anyway

Addiction to sex is a complex disorder that incorporates many aspects of your personality, bio-chemistry, socio-cultural environment, family-of-origin issues, thinking/feeling processes, self-esteem, and quality of relations […]