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April 5, 2024

A Therapist’s Journey Through Addiction and Recovery

This past weekend, something profound happened while I was hanging out with my sponsor, diving deep into the AA big book. He shared insights on addiction and its solution that
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March 28, 2024

The right time to tell your wife

Over my years as a therapist, I’ve sat across from many individuals grappling with the heavy reality of sex or pornography addiction within their marriages. A question that comes up
Betrayal
Relationships
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March 14, 2024

Recognizing the Signs of Sex Addiction Recovery

Sex addiction is a complex issue that affects not only the individuals grappling with the addiction but also their partners and families. Recognizing the signs of recovery can be crucial
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March 6, 2024

Deciphering Narcissism from Sex Addiction: Understanding the Differences

In the realm of therapy for sex addiction, one common misconception I often encounter is the conflation of sex addiction with narcissism. Many individuals, particularly partners of addicts, may attribute
Narcissism
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February 22, 2024

The Role of Shame in Sex Addiction

Shame is a powerful emotion that can significantly impact individuals struggling with sex addiction. To gain a deeper understanding of this complex relationship, let’s delve into what shame truly is,
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January 19, 2024

Understanding the Sex Addiction Cycle

Sex addiction, a complex and often misunderstood condition, follows a cyclical pattern. Understanding this cycle is crucial for anyone seeking to break free from the grip of sex addiction. In
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January 5, 2024

The top therapeutic factors of Sex Addiction Support Groups

In the journey of overcoming sex addiction, the role of support groups cannot be overstated. This importance came into sharp focus for me while revisiting some old training materials. Among
Recovery
Sex Addiction
Support Groups
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December 19, 2023

Navigating the Journey to Recovery: Understanding Sex Addiction and Betrayal Trauma

Sex addiction and betrayal trauma are complex challenges that affect individuals deeply, often leaving a trail of emotional and psychological turmoil in their wake. As a therapist specializing in these
Betrayal
Recovery
Sex Addiction
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December 11, 2023

The Transformative Power of Sharing Your Story in Recovery

Healing from sex addiction and betrayal trauma is a journey that involves not just the mind, but the heart and the very neural pathways of the brain. The process of
Recovery
Sex Addiction
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October 29, 2023

Sex addiction is just like a bad habit

At its core, sex addiction can be compared to any other bad habit, like chewing your fingernails. Habits are formed through repetition; when you indulge in an activity repeatedly, your
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