Signs of Sex Addiction

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  • Dopamine Over Stimulation & Its Link to Sex Addiction

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    Dopamine is a naturally occurring neurotransmitter that stimulates the brains reward centre. It’s responsible for those pleasurable feelings we get from things like eating nice food, falling in love, laughing and addictions to drugs, alcohol...


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  • How Past Emotional Trauma Is Linked to Sex Addiction

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    When sexual abuse occurs (particularly for men, during their developing years), they can come to associate sex with their self-worth. The abuse can be so damaging, the person can begin to identify themselves with...


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  • Sex & Porn Addiction: The Structure of an Addicted Mind

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    Sex and porn addictions are two very different disorders, this is true. However, like most other addictions, they tend to manifest in similar ways and can be extremely destructive in a person’s life...


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  • What Do the Results of My Sex Addiction Test Mean?

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    The sex addiction test was created to help individuals identify whether or not they may have a sexual addiction. It can be difficult to identify these types of issues within ourselves, as our egos often get in the way. This test can be a great tool to help pinpoint what’s really going on...


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  • Creating Awareness About Porn Addiction

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    What is Porn Addiction?

    An addiction to porn can be classified as a person becoming dependent on pornographic material (photos, videos and other adult content), in order to seemingly fulfill their physical or emotional needs. Viewing porn becomes a compulsion that they cannot seem to stop, even if they want to...


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  • How Addictive Pornography Behaviors Can Affect a Spouse

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    Addiction to pornography can have many destructive elements, both for the addict themselves and their spouse and family.

    Betrayal

    It’s common for the spouse or partner of a porn addict to feel some level of betrayal and to question why the addict isn’t coming to them for sexual gratification, but rather choosing porn...


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  • Life After Porn Addiction: Can You Save Your Marriage?

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    If you or your spouse are suffering from porn addiction which has had a crippling effect on your marriage, you will no doubt be wondering whether there is hope for the future of your marriage...


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  • Separating Love and Sex: Why Some Partners Stay After Infidelity

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    Sex addiction is, at its core, a complex and complicated issue where sex and love are often confused. Once sex addiction has been identified, recognising that sex and love are completely separate factors can be key to saving a relationship...


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  • Healthy Viewing of Pornography Versus Porn Addiction

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    In today’s world, you would be hard-pressed to find someone who hasn’t viewed pornography at least once in their lifetime. Watching adult content in a healthy manner is completely normal and can even have its benefits, such as stress relief and enhanced sexual satisfaction...


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  • How a Relationship Can Survive Sex Addiction

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    You may think it’s completely impossible for a relationship to survive sex addiction, particularly when infidelity and cheating are involved. But many couples and families have recovered from the turmoil of sex addiction and come out the other side stronger than ever...


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