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McKinney Counseling & Recovery | Partners of Sex Addicts: What's ...

The partners of sex addicts I work with have strong feelings – strong, negative feelings – about the term co-sex addict. Unfortunately, many of them also have negative feelings about the co-sex addiction recovery literature in ...
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Survived Hubby's Sex Addiction!: How did I get here, in this crazy place?? | Partners of Sex Addicts-NPDs

Survived Hubby's Sex Addiction!: How did I get here, in this crazy place?? | Partners of Sex Addicts-NPDs | Partner Trauma and Sex Addiction | Scoop.it
RT @Mishkas_Life: Did I chose this life, or did it chose me? Survived Hubby's Sex Addiction!: How did I get here, in this crazy place?? (Survived Hubby's Sex Addiction!: How did I get here, in this crazy place?
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A Call for Professional Action and Awareness: Recognizing the Psychological Treatment Needs of Partners of Sex Addicts | The Institute for Sexual Health

There is a serious need for professionals to mobilize around efforts that advance the clinical treatment of the partners of sex addicts and treat their trauma...
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Workshop on the Trauma Model of Treatment For Partners of Sex ...

Workshop on the Trauma Model of Treatment For Partners of Sex ... | Partner Trauma and Sex Addiction | Scoop.it
Description: Barbara Steffens, PhD, LPCC, CCSAS presents “Trauma Model of Treatment of Spouses of Sex Addicts,” an all-day workshop on Saturday, March 16, 2012, in Atlanta, Georgia. Hosted by the Cornerstone ...
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Partner-sensitive Treatment for Sex Addiction- Safe Passages ...

Partner-sensitive Treatment for Sex Addiction- Safe Passages ... | Partner Trauma and Sex Addiction | Scoop.it
Ella provides counseling services specializing in helping partners from a trauma perspective. Ella has some important things to say about partner-sensitive treatment for sex addiction! I hope this two-part post will be ...
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Ptsd Marriage Problems | MARRIAGE SOLUTION

Ptsd Marriage Problems | MARRIAGE SOLUTION | Partner Trauma and Sex Addiction | Scoop.it
Sexual addictions and compulsive sexual behavior are growing societal problems, with as many as three to six percent of the world population affected. Your Sexually Addicted Partner shatters the stigma and shame that ...
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NEW: Partners Of The Chronically Unfaithful | Bill Herring, LCSW, CSAT

This article written by nationally recognized sexual addiction therapist Bill Herring provides guidance and direction to people who have been repeatedly sexually betrayed in a relationship.
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Women Can Be Sex Addicts Too | canadian blogs

Close your eyes and imagine someone who is a sex addict. Who did you see? Tiger Woods? Eliot Spitzer? You definitely saw a man, though,...
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Betrayal Trauma (2 of 7) «

Betrayal Trauma (2 of 7) « | Partner Trauma and Sex Addiction | Scoop.it
Betrayal Trauma is a theory that tries to predict the degree to which a negative event, perpetrated by a trusted and needed other, will influence the way events (past, present and future) are both processed and remembered ...
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Betrayal Trauma: The Logic of Forgetting « Recovery Today Blog

Betrayal Trauma: The Logic of Forgetting « Recovery Today Blog | Partner Trauma and Sex Addiction | Scoop.it
Or how women could overlook significant spousal betrayal? Or what lies at the root of the Stockholm syndrome – where victims fall in love with their captors? Here's the theory: Betrayal Trauma. ...
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Surviving Infidelity: Marital Expert Announces Launch of New Informational and ... - WebWire (press release)

Surviving Infidelity: Marital Expert Announces Launch of New Informational and ...WebWire (press release)BETHESDA, MD (August 13, 2011) – Depending on the study, infidelity affects anywhere from 15 – 50% of committed relationships.
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Psychological Fitness: Old wounds explain what we call 'over-reacting' - Press & Sun-Bulletin

Psychological Fitness: Old wounds explain what we call 'over-reacting' - Press & Sun-Bulletin | Partner Trauma and Sex Addiction | Scoop.it
Psychological Fitness: Old wounds explain what we call 'over-reacting'Press & Sun-BulletinAlthough a relatively small portion of the population will meet the specific criteria to warrant the full diagnosis, many of us have painful experiences in...
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Recognizing emotional abuse

Recognizing emotional abuse | Partner Trauma and Sex Addiction | Scoop.it
Emotional abuse is any comment or action that damages someone’s self-confidence, self-esteem or self-worth.
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Understanding Emotional Abuse - Focus on the Family

Understanding Emotional Abuse - Focus on the Family | Partner Trauma and Sex Addiction | Scoop.it
We hope this article series will help you learn to listen to your friends, neighbors, relatives--or maybe even your own--waspish, hurtful words. (If you're the victim of emotional abuse, admit the abuse.
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Erotica, Patriarchy, and Pornography | Partners of Sex Addicts-NPDs

Erotica, Patriarchy, and Pornography | Partners of Sex Addicts-NPDs | Partner Trauma and Sex Addiction | Scoop.it
Erotica, Patriarchy, and Pornography First published at: http://goodmenproject.com/featured-content/erotica-patriarchy-and-pornography/ Lili Bee continues her interview with Dr. Robert Jense...
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Trauma Among Partners of Sex Addicts

You didn’t cause your partner’s sex addiction, but there’s no question your life has been turned upside down because of it.
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Interviews for partners of Sex/P addicts

Interviews for partners of Sex/P addicts | Partner Trauma and Sex Addiction | Scoop.it
I wanted to share a link to a series of interviews that is just excellent. These interviews were shared with me by Canuck and they really speak to the trauma that partners.
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Her.meneutics: 'But He Never Hit Me': A Christian Primer on Emotional Abuse

Her.meneutics: 'But He Never Hit Me': A Christian Primer on Emotional Abuse | Partner Trauma and Sex Addiction | Scoop.it

Important information on emotional abuse

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Help for the Partners of Sex Addicts | Discovery

HELP FOR THE PARTNERS OF. SEX ADDICTS. Frequently Asked Questions. (FAQ's). byDorothy C. Hayden, LCSW. [email protected]. What is sex addiction? Sex addiction is an obsessive relationship to sexual thoughts, ...
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Infidelity Can Reveal Spouse's Hidden Sexual Addiction

As stories of sexual addiction circulate among celebrities, most of them enduring severely damaged or shattered marriages, expert conversations are turning to the connections between sexual addiction and infidelity.
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Why Women Aren’t Crazy

Why Women Aren’t Crazy | Partner Trauma and Sex Addiction | Scoop.it
Has gaslighting conditioned women into thinking they're emotionally unstable? Yashar Ali thinks so.
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Can the Christian crusade against pornography bear fruit? - CNN (blog)

Can the Christian crusade against pornography bear fruit? - CNN (blog) | Partner Trauma and Sex Addiction | Scoop.it
Can the Christian crusade against pornography bear fruit?CNN (blog)The father of Christian-based porn and sex addiction therapy has a word for this “pray-away” method of sobriety. Dr.
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Relationship Connection: Partners Affected by Sexual Betrayal - Dixie Press Online

Relationship Connection: Partners Affected by Sexual Betrayal - Dixie Press Online | Partner Trauma and Sex Addiction | Scoop.it
Dixie Press OnlineRelationship Connection: Partners Affected by Sexual BetrayalDixie Press OnlineSelf-care: Relational trauma impacts individuals both emotionally and physically.
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The disability of our time - Khaleej Times

The disability of our time - Khaleej Times | Partner Trauma and Sex Addiction | Scoop.it
The disability of our timeKhaleej TimesYet PTSD can also be triggered by seemingly minor events, such as being punished as a child for a misdeed one didn't commit.
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What’s In A Name – Sex Addiction or Something Else?- Safe Passages Counseling

What’s In A Name – Sex Addiction or Something Else?- Safe Passages Counseling | Partner Trauma and Sex Addiction | Scoop.it

I ran across an excellent article the other day in the professional journal I receive- the journal’s focus is on research and treatment of sex addiction. In his article, Bill Herring states what I’ve long believed: regardless of what we call it, “sex addiction” is destructive to all involved. But what we call something determines how we respond to it. Addiction assumes the ability to seek recovery. Other options might not be so kind.

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