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What are the symptoms of sex addiction?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ana Adelstein
Clinical Psychology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Sex Addiction?

Not everyone considers "sex addiction" a useful diagnosis, in the first place.
Read Dr. Marty Klein's thoughtful perspective on it: http://www.martyklein.com/why-sexual-addiction-is-not-a-useful-diagnosis-and-why-it-matters/ Suggest consulting w/ a sex-positive therapist to understand concerns you may have about yourself (or other person) in relation to compulsive sexual behavior.

In brief: Sex Addiction?

Not everyone considers "sex addiction" a useful diagnosis, in the first place.
Read Dr. Marty Klein's thoughtful perspective on it: http://www.martyklein.com/why-sexual-addiction-is-not-a-useful-diagnosis-and-why-it-matters/ Suggest consulting w/ a sex-positive therapist to understand concerns you may have about yourself (or other person) in relation to compulsive sexual behavior.
Dr. Ana Adelstein
Dr. Ana Adelstein
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Dr. Susan Uhrich
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: The symptoms of

Any addiction are remarkable similar. An obsession with the "substance", a loss of interest in other activities, an unmanageable lifestyle, potentially harmful consequences, escalation of "use", and an inability to simply stop.

In brief: The symptoms of

Any addiction are remarkable similar. An obsession with the "substance", a loss of interest in other activities, an unmanageable lifestyle, potentially harmful consequences, escalation of "use", and an inability to simply stop.
Dr. Susan Uhrich
Dr. Susan Uhrich
Thank
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