The information is not intended to diminish the possibility of risk to you or someone you know.When one or both partners have experienced childhood sexual abuse or sexual assault, many couples have joyful, fulfilling, intimate sexual relationships.Certified sex addiction therapists take approximately four weeks of...Providing facts about sexual abuse is one of the ways to raise awareness about sexual abuse.Spirituality and spiritual enlightenment are mystified in our culture.By mystified I mean made to seem mysterious and esoteric. In the world of addiction recovery many people balk at joining 12-step groups because the spiritual emphasis is alien or elusive and they cannot relate to the idea of surrender to a higher power.We will be updating this page regularly with suggested e-books and materials that will further educate and empower you with all the tools necessary to confront sex addiction. These are inventories and self tests to help in moving forward in life without repeating the mistakes of the past.If you know of a planning tool you would like to share please let me know. Denial in sex addiction is a form of distorted thinking. Breaking through denial marks the beginning of addiction treatment.
Sometimes, however, sexual abuse can impact on partner’s sexual relationship, and require some working through.
In any sexual relationship, each partner will need to work out what is sensual, playful, sensitive, joyful and fulfilling for them.
Each couple will need to work out how can they make this happen in safe, mutually satisfying ways.
A more in depth look at specific topics relating to sex addiction.
From time to time The Blog will explore personal stories, sex addiction in the media, legal and public policy issues, book reviews and new tools for addicts who are rebuilding their personal and romantic lives. Scrolling down you will find five different sets of criteria used by professionals and others to diagnose sexual addiction and to categorize and understand the various types of sex addicts.