Women Can Be Sexually Addicted, Too

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg once wrote that viewing genders differently “helps to keep women not on a pedestal, but in a cage.”

Many people think that sexual addiction/compulsivity is an adult male disorder, and that women are not susceptible. And in truth, prior to the Internet most self-identified sex addicts were indeed adult males. However, as digital interconnectivity has brought easy, relatively anonymous, and highly affordable access to an astounding array of intensely pleasurable sexual content and contacts, there has been a corresponding increase in the number and variety of people struggling with sexual addiction – including women.

Just for Today
Ask yourself what you can do to make sexual recovery more welcoming to women.