There are many different therapy approaches that can be applied to various situations. I have a wide range of approaches that I incorporate into my therapy practice. Depending upon the patient and their needs, I am able to mix and match approaches. One of the techniques that I employ is to think of the home … More Therapy for Couples, Family, Parenting
Reprinted from “http://blogs.psychcentral.com/sex/2013/07/what-sexual-addiction-is-not/” What Sexual Addiction is NOT… By Robert Weiss LCSW, CSAT-S As an addiction and sexual disorders specialist, I often write about sexual addiction. As most readers are “psychologically minded” in venues like this one, I typically assume that you already understand what that term means and does not mean. Nevertheless, it seems … More Is it Sex Addiction?
No matter the age – youth or adult, the goal behind each therapy approaches that we use in treatment involves motivating the individual to gain healthy personal empowerment, and employ emotionally healthy relational skills. Male Recovery: Healing childhood wounds for men is possible, someone knowledgeable needs to be present to take witness and hear your … More Childhood Sexual Abuse Recovery
Addictive – Impulse Control There is a sense of dis-empowerment in our life for which one seeks outside of self to remedy. We tend to attempt to cope in ways that we find comforting; social isolation (if we are alone we can’t hurt anyone, and they can’t hurt us), anger (unable to express emotions in … More Addictive Behaviors, including Sexual addiction
Generational Trauma At the time of recognizing fear, analyze the fear, is it truly life threatening or is this a fear with genetic roots? Genetic roots of fear are fears that we experience at a cellular level, fears that have been passed from one biological generation to the next. Just as our DNA carries the … More Generational Trauma
Recovery for men is possible, the silence will be broken…. My Experience (male perspective) July 2012 “I was first exposed to pornography at a young age and began watching it frequently in my mid to late teens. It was something that I kept mostly secret, except to friends who were involved in their own forms … More Journey of Healing from Sexual Abuse