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Listen to Your Instincts

July 1st, 2015 by

I find when working with clients, almost all of them will relate to me at least one point in time where they just “knew” that their out-of-control sexual behavior has become a serious problem. There is a point is time when a person becomes aware that a particular sexual behavior is no longer okay for…Read the full article

Disclosure and Sex Addiction

March 15th, 2013 by

Disclosure is a clinical procedure which is carefully guided by trained therapists in a clinical setting.  It is a process committed to the rebuilding of trust for relationships damaged by sexual addiction.  Although it can be a difficult process, it often allows for significant gains in Recovery.   A disclosure takes place in a therapist’s…Read the full article

Air Traffic Control

February 11th, 2013 by

Some people come to New York Pathways expecting a magic solution to  dissolve their sex addiction. They think that if we somehow wave a wand, the demon of sex addiction will be exorcised, and they can go on with their lives. Unfortunately, it doesn’t work like that. Yes, we specialize in sex addiction treatment. Yes,…Read the full article

Commercial Sex or Modern Slavery?

February 11th, 2013 by

Most people think slavery ended centuries ago. Unfortunately, modern day slavery is alive and well. According to the The Administration for Children and Families, “Sex trafficking is a modern-day form of slavery in which a commercial sex act is induced by force, fraud, or coercion, or in which the person induced to perform such an…Read the full article

Fatal Addiction

February 11th, 2013 by

Sexual Recovery Anonymous states in reference to the deteriorating lives of sex addicts “We began to sense that we were spinning downwards, out of control, toward a life of loneliness, misery, jail, insanity, perhaps even toward death.” Death? C’mon, you’ve got to be kidding. Nope. Sex addiction and the possibility of death is no joke.…Read the full article

Masturbation and Sexual Recovery

February 11th, 2013 by

Freud wrote “Masturbation is the one great habit that is a primary addiction. The other addictions, for alcohol, morphine, tobacco, etc., only enter into life as substitute and replacement for it.” Whether one can masturbate in sexual recovery is a complex issue. Although Sexual Recovery Anonymous and Sexaholics Anonymous clearly indicate masturbation is not a…Read the full article

Sex Addiction: An Explanation, Not an Excuse

February 11th, 2013 by

Sex addiction gets a bad rap. He’s a pervert! What a loser! Gimme a break! Many people think the term is used to excuse people’s behavior, but nothing could be further from the truth. In no way is the concept of sex addiction used to justify or defend the actions of sex addicts, which often…Read the full article

Sex Addiction Gains Scientific Traction

February 11th, 2013 by

The results are in. Sex addiction has officially been recognized as a legitimate psychiatric disorder. Well, close, but not exactly. A recent field trial conducted by a research team led at UCLA, however, did indicate that the DSM-V proposed criteria for Hypersexual Disorder (HD) accurately captured the reported HD symptoms of patients seeking treatment for…Read the full article

Sex Addiction Further Defined

Sex Addiction DefinedSex addiction is a condition marked by obsessive thinking about sex and by a persistent compulsion More>


Trauma and Sex Addiction

Trauma and Sex AddictionWith the women and men who come to us for treatment of sexual acting-out, we discover again and again More>


Biochemistry of Sex Addiction

Biology of Sex AddictionSexual behavior releases endorphins in the brain that resemble opiates in that they numb pain


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