What Kinds of Treatment Are Available for Sex Addiction?

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Sex addiction is what we call one of the processed addictions meaning even though you're not ingesting a substance like a drug or alcohol, it is just as addictive as some of these other processed addictions like gambling or food. For sex addiction, we want either depending on how bad the case is recommend an in patient treatment just like we do for drug and alcohol treatment in terms of in-patient rehab and for less severe cases and they respond very well to cognitive behavioral therapy, which can be performed in an out-patient basis.

If you need treatment for sex addiction and if you think your sexual behaviors are impacting your life, preventing you from having the relationships you want, start by seeing an out-patient cognitive behavioral therapist and go from there.