Archive by category Sexual Addiction

Teens And Their Addiction To Love

Teens And Their Addiction To Love

Teens can be intense about friendships and opposite sex relationships. Parents might deem this behavior a normal part of growing up, but a pattern of intense relationships can turn into love addiction. It doesn’t sound nearly as damaging as other addictions, but it can be the outer garment covering a deep well of trouble. Love […]

Club Drugs and Addiction

Club Drugs and Addiction

What are Club Drugs? Club drugs are substances often used by people partying in bars, nightclubs, dance clubs, and at concerts and raves. They are used by people of all ages in conjunction with sexual activity. Common club drugs are GHB (G, soap, Grievous Bodily Harm), Ketamine (K, Special K, Vitamin K), MDMA (Ecstasy, X, […]

Sex Addiction

Sex Addiction

Sexual addiction as a condition is still met with disbelief or laughter. The form of addiction defined within sexual terms is not universally understood or recognized, even within the medical profession. Sex addiction is relatively new to the general populace and is conflated with adultery or inability to commit to relationships. Those who address their […]

Real Love or ‘Lid Love’?

Does this “love story” sound familiar to you? At first we were great together, so in sync that we’d often finish each other’s sentences. We called each other all the time, and went away for romantic weekends. I tolerated his taste in movies and he tolerated my obsession with all things Disney princess. After about […]

Sex Addiction Treatment: Past and Present

Not so long ago most romantic and sexual relationships began with flirting, perhaps some wining and dining, and a lot of getting to know each other, perhaps even a date. But the rapid integration of technology into our dating, sex, and romantic lives has transformed the natural progression of romantic relationships, with Craigslist, pro-adultery websites […]