What Is Sexual Addiction?

http://psychcentral.com/lib/what-is-sexual-addiction/000748

An introductory article to what sexual addiction is and is not. Sexual addiction is best described as a progressive intimacy disorder characterized by compulsive sexual thoughts and acts. Like all addictions, its negative impact on the addict and on family members increases as the disorder progresses. Over time, the addict usually has to intensify the addictive behavior to achieve the same results.

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Submitted by: MICHAEL HERKOV, PH.D
Submitted on: 3-Jan-2002

 

 

 


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