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7 Things You Must Know About Sex Addiction and Couples Therapy

Supporting Partners of Sex Addicts in Couples Therapy You’ve been in couples therapy for a while. Suddenly you’ve discovered that your partner is a sex addict. How do you discuss this issue

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When Your Partner is a Sex Addict

What About You, the Spouse? Sex-addicts face many critical challenges within their effort to get sober. But the discovery that your partner is a clandestine sex addict, is a profound challenge as well.

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Understanding Sex Addiction

Sex addiction wrecks havoc in every aspect of life. I offer a caveat here. This post is a very general overview of an otherwise complex topic. In future posts, I will be writing in greater detail about

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Complex Trauma and Sex Addiction

Complex Trauma and Sex Addiction Sex addicts often have a deep, shame-based sense of themselves. Complex trauma and sex addiction often go hand in hand. Sex addicts typically think of themselves as either

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Sex Addiction ….Tangled Truths About Recovery

Tangled Truths about Recovery from Sex Addiction Neuro-Biologically Informed Brain science is helping us to learn more effective ways of treating a devastating mental illness.. sex addiction. Alexandra

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The Borderline Personality Disorder Marriage

What is Borderline Personality Disorder? Revised 1/4/20 Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is a severe personality disorder that is characterized by a failure to self-regulate and effectively handle

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Do You Think You’re Married to a Narcissist?

The Problem of Being Married to a Narcissist Revised 12/31/19 Do you think you’re married to a narcissist?  Don’t beat yourself up for it. They can be incredibly charming. Narcissus is a figure

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Passive-Aggressive Personality Disorder

The Problem of Passive-Aggressive Personality Disorder Revised 12/30/19 There are few couple dynamics as frustrating and as misunderstood as a passive-aggressive personality disorder. Passive-aggressive

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Depression and Marriage

Depression and Marriage Revised 12/30/19 Depression and marriage. Does one impact the other? A whopping 6.7% of Americans suffer varying degrees of depression, and marital conflict often follows. Depression

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Male Midlife Crisis…the Men…and the Women Who Love Them

Men Experiencing a Male Midlife Crisis and the Women Who Love Them Revised 4/24/20 Every day, at Couples Therapy Inc., we help men who are in the throes of experiencing a male midlife crisis. They all

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