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8 Quick Facts on Sex Addiction

This guest article from YourTango was written by Dr. Joe Kort.  While some people are inappropriately labeled “sex addicts” — providing a blanket excuse for all kinds of irresponsible sexual behavior — others truly suffer from uncontrollable sexual impulses, or sex addiction. Someone with sex addiction isn’t just someone who loves sex. The main symptoms [...]
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Study Supports Sex Addiction as a Diagnosis-Worthy Disorder

Health : Healthland (2 years ago)

Is sex addiction a real disorder— or just an excuse for bad behavior? The condition—now labeled “hypersexual disorder”— is up for consideration as a diagnosis to be included as a research topic in the next edition of psychiatry’s di... Read Post

Are You a Love Addict?

Academics / Psychology : World of Psychology (2 years ago)

This guest article from YourTango was written by Sherry Gaba. To many people, the idea of a love addiction seems far-fetched or made up to explain irrational behaviors. However, love addiction is not a new concept, nor is it fabrica... Read Post

Joe Kort, Ph.D.: Sexual Addiction: Real or Myth?

News : Huffington Post (3 years ago)

While it is true that sexual behaviors get labeled as sexual addiction when they are not, and that sexual addiction may not be the best label for out-of-control sexual behavior, the fact remains that those suffering with out-of-cont... Read Post


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