Spouse of sex addictUploader: Bryce 29 days ago Subscribe 3357
Sexual addiction can be conceptualized as an intimacy disorder manifested as a compulsive cycle of preoccupation, ritualization, sexual behavior, and despair. This will take time, but try to be as supportive of your spouse as you can. Taking the First Step Toward Recovery. More importantly, people who love and cherish their partners can still be enslaved by these irresistible urges. While working through this difficult time, there are two important factors to keep in mind: If an individual meets three or more of these criteria, he or she could be considered a sex addict: Take steps today to find help and move forward in your own recovery. It is a maladaptive way to compensate for this early attachment failure. Then, for each action, determine an appropriate reaction that can help you protect yourself.