Sexual Recovery Blog

5 Reasons for Counselors to be Educated About Sex Addiction
Posted by CPCC Blogging Team on

No matter what populations you work with, sex addiction is likely something that impacts your clientele. Your clients may be dealing with it first hand, or they may have spouses, partners, or family members who are. For this reason, it is helpful for all counselors to have some...

An Unavoidable Issue, Pt. 2: How To Talk To Your Teens About Sexting
Posted by Teagan Darnell on

Adults may experience their own resistance towards bringing up the topic of sexting with their teens because it can be uncomfortable to discuss. Some tips for bringing up this topic with your teens can be useful. One tip is to preface the conversation with something like, "Honey, I want to check...

Why am I Addicted?: The Neurology of Addiction
Posted by Teagan Darnell on

Media, news, and education have informed us that substance addictions can cause brain changes. This phenomena is widely studied and accepted, but people typically associate these brain changes with alcoholism and physical dependency. Sex addiction is just as powerful. Brain scans have shown that...