Counseling For Sex Addiction Resolves Childhood Loss

Counseling for sex addiction is best when it includes helping resolve confusing memories and troubling experiences from childhood. Sexual addiction’s roots are often cumulative childhood loss and abandonment experiences, and this is particularly so if the experiences were chronic. If any personal work to relieve the distress and disruption by these experiences has been inadequate, […]

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Sexual Addiction Is A Serious Health Challenge

“Mom and Dad, are we there yet?”  Who doesn’t relate to that?  Parents often suffer that question, and I am sure as adults we all remember wanting those long car trips to be done!  Now as an adult, I have two memories of those long trips.  I remember wanting them to be over.  But I […]

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What Does Help Look Like? – Part Two

Help! I’ve fallen and I can’t get up!” This is a television commercial line made famous a number of years ago. The laughs and comedic interest it created lingered well beyond the impact of most television commercials. Check it out and see for yourself.

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What Does Sex Addiction Help Look Like? – Part One

Does help look like an episode of Dr. Oz? I hate to admit it, but I’ve developed a curiosity about these television episodes. It amazes me how each episode takes a series of complex medical problems and finds very simple solutions to them.

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What Is Sexual Addiction?

“Every time I am alone, I am compelled to be sexually active.” My client shared this with me. She was sobbing. Everyone at times has sexual feelings and thoughts when alone. To say otherwise is most likely a profound entrenchment in denial.

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