Sexual addiction is a very personal struggle that can manifest itself in a number of ways including multiple sexual encounters, obsessive relationships, or compulsions from pornography and internet sex to masturbation. But sexual addiction isn’t a moral failing or a lack of willpower. It’s a disorder that responds to a proven clinical approach. It’s not just men who struggle, either. Women can experience sexual compulsion, porn addiction, love addiction, or sexual anorexia. What each of these intimacy disorders has in common is how they negatively affect your ability to function in healthy relationships with others.
We’ve compiled these resources to educate and inform on the topics of mental health conditions and co-occurring disorders.