Tag: sex addiction

Am I Addicted to Sex?!

AustinA August 3, 2017 364 No Comments

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What is Sex Addiction? It is estimated that the prevalence of sexual addiction-related disorders occurs between 3% to 16.8% of the population. In the general adult population, it is estimated that 3%-6% suffer from sexual addiction with higher rates among specific niches of the population such as sexual offenders, HIV

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Sex Addiction vs. Infidelity and Its Effects

Addiction and the Mind March 1, 2017 58 No Comments

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Sex addiction and infidelity are vastly different; while infidelity can be a one time event, addiction is usually uncontrollable regardless of life consequences and some addicts have tried to quit. Sex addiction is usually something that has persisted since a young age and usually has markers throughout the years where

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Partners of Sex Addicts

Addiction and the Mind March 1, 2017 41 No Comments

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When couples show up in therapy after discovery of infidelity/betrayal, how can they best be helped? This discussion will cover the similarities and differences of therapeutic treatment for couples recovering from extramarital affairs versus sex addiction as well as how the unfaithful partner and the hurt partner can n

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