Healthy Sexuality Requires Awareness
What questions should you ask yourself before you start having a sexual relationship? As we talked about in our previous article, healthy relationships first come from a healthy relationship with yourself. It’s true what they say — you can’t love someone else (or have healthy sexual relationships with them) without first loving yourself. It may […]Read More
Healthy Sexuality Requires Empathy
As we discussed in our last blog, one of the first steps toward building healthy, lasting romantic relationships is to begin with self-care and self-acknowledgement. Once you are able to connect with and know yourself, you’ll be able to start connecting with others. One of the first skills to work on in your relationships — […]Read More
Healthy Sexuality Requires Self-Respect
Is it possible to have a normal sex life after addiction? The answer is, “yes.” A healthy sex life and relationships are possible after recovering from sex addiction. However, it does take a dedicated plan. For the next upcoming blogs, we’ll discuss steps to having healthy relationships. We’ll talk about steps for both recovering sex addicts […]Read More
Infidelity and Three Main Categories of Cheating
The act of infidelity, or cheating, can vary from one relationship to another. While the exact acts that make up cheating may change, the definition of infidelity is the same regardless of relationship or act. Infidelity is breaking your partner’s trust when you keep meaningful or intimate secrets. Trust is the foundation of healthy relationships. […]Read More
How Can Virtual Reality VR Be Used?
Virtual reality, once a thing of sci-fi movies and books, is becoming a reality in many places. You can even buy VR headsets, strap in your smart phone, and be instantly transported to an undersea landscape or a jungle in another country. But beyond traveling to new places, how can virtual reality to be […]Read More
Virtual Reality and Pornography: A New Normal?
Technology is advancing faster than it ever has. In the past few years alone, there have been leaps and bounds made in tech, such as smart phones, personal computers and even self-driving cars. In many cases, humans may have only begun to scratch the surface of what technology can do. One such area is developments […]Read More
Is Your Partner a Sex Addict?
Your Partner Might Be A Sex Addict Do you wonder if your partner might be a sex addict? Ask yourself the following questions. You may find some clarity. Do you feel as if your partner is inordinately preoccupied with sex? For example, when your partner wakes up he or she grabs their phone, even before […]Read More
Are You a Player Or Sex Addict?
A blog article by Robert Weiss, CSAT Sexual addiction can be hard to recognize, particularly in a culture where sex and sexual innuendo are used to sell everything from cheeseburgers to luxury vacations. Not to mention all the sexy selfies on social media, dating sites, and elsewhere. In some ways, a sex addict walking around […]Read More
How to Keep Consistent in Your Recovery
We’ve talked before about ways to begin recovering from sexual or pornography addiction — but what’s the next step? In addition to sticking to some of your original goals, there are some additional things to keep in mind as you or your partner work through the recovery process. Empathy Empathy, or the ability to understand someone […]Read More
Taking a Realistic Approach to Healing: Starting ground rules for partners
Chances are, the pain and hurt from infidelity were not caused overnight… It took weeks, months or even years of build up that has led you and your significant other to this point. Because of that, you won’t be able to solve your problems overnight. In addition to recovery from sexual addiction, you’ll need to work […]Read More