A sexual addiction treatment center could help an individual overcome this type of addiction. Since chemical addiction and sexual compulsivity/addiction are closely linked, the likelihood of relapse increases dramatically if both issues are not addressed during the treatment process, making dual addiction treatment essential. Take a look at these helpful resources:

  1. In the Shadows of the Net: Breaking Free from Compulsive Online Sexual Behavior (2007)
  2. The Betrayal Bond (1997)
  3. Don’t Call It Love: Recovery From Sexual Addiction (1992)
  4. Sexual Anorexia: Overcoming Sexual Self Hatred (1992)
  5. Out of the Shadows: Understanding Sexual Addiction (2001)
  6. Mark R. Laaser et al., Healing the Wounds of Sexual Addiction (2004)
  7. American Assoc. for Marriage and Family Therapy, Family Therapy Magazine, Sexual Compulsivity Issue, Jan./Feb. 2010
  8. Robert Weiss, Cruise Control: Understanding Sex Addiction in Gay Men (2005)
  9. Kelly McDaniel, Ready to Heal, (2008)
  10. Charlotte S. Kasl, Women, Sex and Addiction (1990)