02 Feb Having a Support Network for Sex Addicts in Recovery is Key

Dr. Stefanie Carnes, president of the International Institute for Trauma and Addiction Professionals (IITAP_ was interviewed by US News & Report on what sex addicts in recovery can do to avoid relapse. A healthy support group whether in a treatment setting or in Twelve Step...

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14 Dec Response to AASECT Position Statement

  Recently, The American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT) released a position statement broadly stating that they did not believe there was enough evidence to accept that problematic sexual behavior and abuse of pornography can be referred to as an addiction. This is hardly...

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13 Dec Porn on the Brain

Dr. Valerie Voon, a leading neuropsychiatrist with the Department of Psychiatry at Cambridge University, explains how the brain activity from patients who have compulsive sexual behavior mirror those of drug addicts in this clip from the documentary “Porn on the Brain.”   [video width="640" height="480" wmv="https://www.iitap.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/Porn-on-the-Brain.wmv"][/video]...

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25 Oct Petition: To the Editorial Board of Psychology Today

To the Editorial Board of Psychology Today: We respectfully submit this petition and supporting materials to the officers and editors of Psychology Today in support of our formal request that you reconsider your editorial stance against discussing and naming issues directly related to sexual addiction, pornography...

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