Sex addiction recovery

6 Ways People Stay Addicted to Pornography

Published on: February 18, 2015 in: Healthy sexuality, Pornography help, Sex addiction recovery
Pornography addiction is “…cunning, baffling, and powerful.” Relapse, while not required, is often a part of recovery. All too often, I hear the story of chronic relapse. Again and again, despite one’s best efforts to stop, the “dark wolf” of pornography addiction rears its ugly head. Does this sou .. Read more

Why do I need a sex addiction therapist if i’m using the 12 Steps?

Published on: June 13, 2014 in: Sex addiction recovery
Congratulations! 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

Keep going in sexual recovery, you got this!

Published on: October 20, 2015 in: Inspirational sayings, Recovery Sayings, Sex addiction recovery
  [caption id="attachment_2024" align="alignnone" width="640"]Sometimes the strength within you is not a fiery flame that all can see, it is just a tiny spark that whispers softly, 'you got this', 'keep going'. Keep going, you got this.[/caption] Read our related article, Whatever it takes to get and stay abstinent from sex addiction.

Five reasons a therapist is recommended when disclosing your sexual betrayal

Sex 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

Sexual Recovery Just For Today

Below 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

Sexual Addiction Recovery One Day At a Time

You’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

What Does Sexual Addiction Look Like?

The 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

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