Published on: June 13, 2014 in: Sex addiction recoveryCongratulations! If you have committed to attending 12 Step meetings, you have decided that you want a life in recovery. Using the 12 Steps is an excellent way to regain control of your life, but it’s not enough. While being close to a group that shares your problems can be a rewarding experience, there are areas .. Read more
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Published on: October 6, 2015 in: Couples in recovery, For partners, Resources, Sex addiction recovery, Symptoms, problems, causesSex addiction can kill your relationship. It is a serious mental health issue, a dysfunction that affects many areas of your life. Your risky sexual behavior hurts you and others around you. It is unlikely – just about impossible – that you can handle sex addiction on your own. Probably you do your best to fight of .. Read more
Published on: November 24, 2014 in: Healthy sexuality, Sex addiction recovery, Symptoms, problems, causesBelow are some thoughts to help keep you “in the moment” as you journey toward healthy sexuality and physical and emotional fitness. If you find yourself in a difficult situation or frame of mind, choose the thought that addresses your stumbling block. By keeping a “just for today” mindset, you will be better e .. Read more
Published on: October 16, 2014 in: Healthy sexuality, Resources, Sex addiction recovery, Symptoms, problems, causesYou’ve been working hard on your sexual addiction recovery and you’re making real progress. People are starting to notice “the new you,” and comment on the positive changes they see, and congratulate you on your new outlook. This terrifies you. What if all this work is for nothing? What if you go right back to .. Read more
Published on: September 25, 2014 in: For partners, Healthy sexuality, Pornography help, Resources, Sex addiction recovery, Symptoms, problems, causesThe answer may surprise you. It looks like you, or me, or your neighbor down the street. Sex addicts don’t “stand out” from the crowd. We have families, go to work or school, might be community leaders or even spiritual leaders. We’re college presidents and college students. CEOs and mail clerks. Beauticians an .. Read more
Published on: July 8, 2014 in: Couples in recovery, Healthy sexuality, Recovery Sayings, Sex addiction recovery