Tag Archives: Sex Addiction Causation

  • Combatting Shame
    Friday, November 2nd, 2018

    Combatting Shame

    When we share our story, shame cannot survive. Overcoming the deeply rooted shame that drives sexual addiction is a process of learning to recognize shame and its triggers, learning...
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  • Sex: Just Another Way to Numb Out
    Saturday, September 22nd, 2018

    Sex: Just Another Way to Numb Out

    Sex addiction is not about feeling good, it’s about feeling less. Sex addicts use sex to “numb out” and escape from stress and emotional (and sometimes physical) discomfort –...
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  • Sex vs. Food
    Saturday, September 15th, 2018

    Sex vs. Food

    Sex is a healthful behavior – until it becomes an obsession and spirals out of control. Sex addiction and eating disorders are similar in many ways. For starters, these...
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  • Is Addiction Inevitable?
    Thursday, August 23rd, 2018

    Is Addiction Inevitable?

    Things work out best for those who make the best of how things work out. Some people are inherently vulnerable to addiction, and some people aren’t. Consider alcohol. Nearly...
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  • Combatting Shame
    Monday, August 20th, 2018

    Combatting Shame

    When we share our story, shame cannot survive. Overcoming the deeply rooted shame that drives sexual addiction is a process of learning to recognize shame and its triggers, learning...
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  • Shame as the Underlying Issue
    Sunday, August 19th, 2018

    Shame as the Underlying Issue

    Shame is like quicksand. It sucks us in and tries to kill us. Nearly all sex addicts are shame-based to one degree or another. As such, we tend to...
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  • The “Why” of Sexual Addiction
    Thursday, August 9th, 2018

    The “Why” of Sexual Addiction

    Knowing why you are a sex addict will not cure or even control your sexual addiction. The first question anyone diagnosed with sexual addiction typically asks is pretty much...
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