Why Experts Caution Labeling Sex Addiction

Why Experts Caution Labeling Sex Addiction

"The weeks after a male public figure is caught in a sex scandal are predictable, especially when it comes to politicians: His name will be dragged through tabloids and reputable news outlets alike, he’ll offer a public apology and check himself into sex addiction rehab and he’ll re-emerge months later a new man. Or will he?"

Sex Addiction - The Facts

Sex Addiction - The Facts

If you are looking for that one article that can really explain what sex addiction is, where it comes from and how it can be treated, look no further! This concise piece really works to inform those wanting to read just one thing or those who want a springboard to really delve into this issue. 

Ain't Misbehaiving - Addiction Now Defined as a Brain Disorder

Ain't Misbehaiving - Addiction Now Defined as a Brain Disorder

For years addiction has been looked at as a behavioral issue, despite rising research that showed otherwise. Now after a 4 year study involving over 80 experts the American Society of Addiction Medicine has brought its definition up to date.

Take the ACE Quiz

Take the ACE Quiz

"The Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study is one of the largest investigations ever conducted to assess associations between childhood maltreatment and later-life health and well-being."
Take the quiz here to get your ACE score.

Sex Addiction: Explanation or Excuse? 5 Common Traits

Sex Addiction: Explanation or Excuse? 5 Common Traits

Many think claiming sex as an addiction offers those suffering from it an excuse for their harmful behavior. In recovery we learn that we must take responsibility for our actions and ourselves. This quick article by Barb Rogers gives a concise explanation of where sex addiction comes from. It also provides a simple breakdown of 5 signs that someone may be a sex addict.

Rewarding Reads: Erotic Intelligence

Rewarding Reads: Erotic Intelligence

TRIGGER ALERT!
Hot Healthy Sex, you say? Tell me more! This book is exciting in both concept and content. It is a must read for the recovering addict ready to pursue a healthy sex life with a little spice.