Posts Tagged ‘ porn addiction ’

Isn’t Masturbation Healthy? How can I be a sex addict?

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Most people think that masturbation is a normal, healthy part of an individual’s sex life. But that isn’t always the case. Like with any addiction, it is the excessive, compulsive behavior that defines the addiction. With this addiction the need to act out in order to fill a void, stop an emotion, or get...
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Six Ways Sex Addiction Can Hurt You!

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Sex addiction is an issue that spreads beyond the individual addict.  The time spent planning and engaging in the addictive behaviors, the mood swings that come from cravings, guilt and shame, and the consistent lies involved in hiding the addiction all take a toll of familial and social relationships.  Engaging in these behaviors can...
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4 Strategies for Spouses and Partners of Sex Addicts

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4 Strategies for Spouses and Partners of Sex Addicts

Sex addiction is a real disease and the more a spouse and partner knows about the disease of sex addiction the easier it will be for the sex addict to get the help they need and the support of understanding loved ones. Strategy 1: Recognizing the ‘disease’ of sex addiction Like other addictions, sex...
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Sex Addiction: Why Porn Addicts Relapse

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Sex Addiction: Why Porn Addicts Relapse

Porn addicts relapse because their addiction affects the pleasure and reward centers of the brain. The addict has to continually engage in the addictive behaviors to feel anything. Porn addicts tend to fall back into their addiction. This addiction to pornography is similar to drug or alcohol addiction. The desire to stop the activities...
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Why are Sex Addicts so Lonely?

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Why are Sex Addicts so Lonely?

Loneliness plays a major role in sex addiction. For many sex addicts, loneliness is at the root of their addiction and the more alone they remain the easier it is for their addiction to take root and flourish . Others suffer from loneliness as they become increasingly isolated as a result of their sexually...
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How do Soldiers become Sex Addicts?

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How do Soldiers become Sex Addicts?

When we hear about the problems soldiers face related to their wartime activities, we typically hear about Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). The condition itself is still being understood, and up until recently carried a stigma. While some of those old notions linger, soldiers with PTSD are finding greater acceptance amongst their own groups and...
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Recovery from Sex Addiction Step 6

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Recovery from Sex Addiction Step 6

Recovery from Sex Addiction Step 6 Step 6: Were entirely ready to have God remove all these defects of character. The principle behind step 6 is Willingness… All I have to do is be willing to have God remove my defects of character. I get a slight reprieve here. I just have to be...
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