Articles List

March 8, 2016

Comprehensive Program of Relapse Prevention for Sex Addicts

Relapse in sexual addiction treatment is a reality. While all addictions are relapse prone, it is the sexual recovery community who suffer most from the demoralization […]
March 8, 2016

Who is a Sex Addict?

A sex addict is a person who misuse sex as means of coping with unwanted feelings and life stressors. He looks to repetitive, compulsive sexual activities […]
March 8, 2016

Motivation for Sex Addiction Treatment: Where Does it Come From?

A multitude of factors may go into your desire for change:  awareness of long-term negative consequences, personal well-being, social and family life, employment status, the failure […]
March 8, 2016

“Love Addiction” vs. Mature Love

“Love Addiction” is a term that’s been much bandied about ever since Stanton Peale published his seminal book, “Love and Addiction” in 1975. Since then, innumerable […]
March 8, 2016

The role of values in the beginning sex addiction therapy

If you bring forth what is within you, what you bring forth may save you.—Gospel of Thomas Think of your sex addiction as a powerful, sometimes overpowering involvement to […]
March 8, 2016

Understanding Shame and Sex Addiction

Shame don’t mean that you will become a sex addict, but it certainly places you at risk. A good sex addiction therapist will understand that sex […]
March 8, 2016

Shame, the Master Emotion, Fuels and Maintains Sex Addiction

Shame, the most deeply disturbing experience of the self by the self, is certainly central to much that ails human beings. Shame strikes deepest into the […]
March 8, 2016

How Porn Addiction Lies To You

What kinds of ideas is porn addiction putting into our heads? If the wrong things keep getting dumped in, your mental environment can get so polluted […]
March 8, 2016

Dysregulation of Brain Chemicals in Porn Addiction Makes you Stupid

Imagine two funnels, each inverted onto the other. Both the top and the bottom of the funnel represent the cerebral cortex of our brains. It’s what […]
March 8, 2016

Sex Addiction: A Psychoanalytic Approach

It is well known among people in the 12-step sex programs that of all the addictions, sex is the most difficult to master. Far from the […]