Pornography Addiction Counseling Spokane

Pornography addiction counseling Spokane, as in other cities, must address obsessive sexual thoughts.  Too often pornography addiction counseling in Spokane and other cities focus too heavily on the unwanted sexual behavior, which of course is critically important. Stopping compulsive sexual behavior is a keystone to recovery. However, many sexual addicts do not act out (i.e., with […]

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Porn Addiction Counseling Spokane Style

Porn addiction counseling Spokane style helps both men and women sex addicts. The patterns of men and women sex addicts are different. Men’s patterns are readily recognizable. They include anonymous partner sex, viewing pornography and masturbating compulsively, and paying for sex, just to mention a few. Women’s patterns, on the other hand, are less recognizable. […]

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Counseling For Sex Addiction Available in Spokane

Counseling for sex addiction available in Spokane. Currently, there are no CSATs (certified sexual addictions therapist) practicing in Spokane County. However, just a short drive across the state line in Coeur d’Alene there is available counseling for sex addiction. Yes, many Spokane County counselors advertise that they treat sexual addiction. But really, do they? If […]

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Counseling For Sex Addicts and Amends

Counseling for sex addicts and amends work is more than just helping a person stop unwanted sexual behavior. As important as stopping unwanted behavior is, repairing the relationship with your partner is more important, and doing that that requires the trust that only sobriety produces. So sex addiction counseling should always first begin helping the addict […]

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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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