Category: Sex Addiction


Addiction Research & Theories | Sex Addiction

Parallels Between Sex and Substance Addictions

New research suggests sex addiction isn’t really an addiction at all. When sex addicts are shown pornography, their brain images differ from images seen in drug addicts shown photos of drugs. Despite this new claim,

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Addiction Research & Theories | Process Addictions | Sex Addiction

Sex Addiction Isn’t Real According to Brain Researchers

A Study out of UCLA suggests that brain images of sex addicts exposed to pornography appear differently than drug addicts exposed to drug photos. Based on this, researchers are questioning whether sex addiction is even

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Relapse, Addiction & The Stages of Change

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Relapse, Addiction & The Stages of Change

Relapse and Fear For families with loved ones in recovery from addiction, the R-word is a very scary word. Family members typically fear relapse because they make sense of it as a disaster or failure

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