Tag Archives: Neuroplasticity

  • Sex and the Brain
    Friday, January 8th, 2021

    Sex and the Brain

    David Fawcett PhD, LCSW Neuroplasticity One of the questions that is frequently asked by individuals who struggle with compulsive sexual behavior is, “Why is it so hard to quit...
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  • Porn’s Impact on the Adult Brain
    Monday, December 21st, 2020

    Porn’s Impact on the Adult Brain

    The human brain is highly adaptive. This is actually one of our most useful evolutionary traits, helping us to not only survive but thrive. In fact, our wonderfully malleable...
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  • The Brain’s Reward Circuitry
    Friday, December 18th, 2020

    The Brain’s Reward Circuitry

    Dr. David Fawcett Addictive processes involve several regions of the brain, but most are focused on a set of structures deep in the midbrain called the reward circuitry (also...
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  • Addiction and the Brain
    Monday, October 19th, 2020

    Addiction and the Brain

    Addiction is not a moral failing, a sign of weakness, or a lack of willpower. It is a brain disorder. Addictions take root not because alcohol, drugs, sex, porn,...
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