Tag Archives: social support

  • How Do I Get a 12-Step Sponsor?
    Friday, April 5th, 2019

    How Do I Get a 12-Step Sponsor?

    Asking for guidance is a divine compliment. Sponsors are personal guides to healing and staying sexually sober. You choose a sponsor by listening to various people at meetings until...
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  • Why We Lash Out
    Sunday, March 31st, 2019

    Why We Lash Out

    It is clear that we make our own misery. In our addiction and as recovering people, we sometimes hurt the people we love by trying “to help them” when...
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  • Working Step Two
    Thursday, February 28th, 2019

    Working Step Two

    Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn. Many sex and porn addicts do not want to accept outside assistance as...
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  • Asking for Help
    Saturday, February 16th, 2019

    Asking for Help

    An obstinate sense of independence is most people’s greatest challenge. As recovering sex and porn addicts, we nearly always need outside assistance if we hope to change our problematic...
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  • Combatting Shame
    Thursday, January 24th, 2019

    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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  • Supportive Friends in Recovery
    Friday, January 18th, 2019

    Supportive Friends in Recovery

    All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. Managing the aftermath of sex and porn addiction is a difficult task, and we do...
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