Tag Archives: Triggers

  • Triggers
    Friday, January 20th, 2023

    Triggers

    Our biggest crises can be triggered by the smallest things. Triggers are catalysts that drive our need/desire to act out sexually. Most often, triggers involve some sort of ‘pain...
  • Stocking Your Toolbox
    Monday, January 2nd, 2023

    Stocking Your Toolbox

    Addicts must shape the tools of their recovery. Thereafter, the tools will shape them. As recovering sex and porn addicts, we know that triggers toward acting out in our...
  • Triggers
    Sunday, November 20th, 2022

    Triggers

    If we can learn to identify our triggers and stop them in their tracks—before they induce craving—then we have a much better chance to stay sober. Unfortunately, triggers are...
  • Triggers
    Wednesday, September 21st, 2022

    Triggers

    Feelings load the gun; addiction pulls the trigger. Almost anything can be a trigger for sex and porn addiction. Even memories of past traumas can be present-day triggers. For...
  • Managing Addiction Triggers and Cravings
    Monday, February 7th, 2022

    Managing Addiction Triggers and Cravings

    Dr. David Fawcett Recovery from any addiction requires close management of triggers and cravings which, unless properly managed, can quickly spell disaster for recovery. A trigger is a stimulus...
  • Chemsex: Managing Triggers and Cravings
    Friday, April 23rd, 2021

    Chemsex: Managing Triggers and Cravings

    Dr. David Fawcett The first step in managing chemsex triggers and cravings is to develop a comprehensive list of potential triggers. It is even more helpful to identify which...
  • Therapy May End, but Your Addiction Doesn’t
    Wednesday, March 31st, 2021

    Therapy May End, but Your Addiction Doesn’t

    In this episode of Overcoming Addiction and Betrayal, Dr. Rob and Tami talk about how to best manage your triggers as you go through recovery. Focus on the things...