Lois channelPosted on 2020 March
Do you provide counseling? Anxiety, depression, loss of self-esteem, and other mood-related symptoms. Need to increase the intensity, frequency, number, or risk of behaviors to achieve the desired effect, or diminished effect with continued behaviors at the same level of intensity, frequency, number, or risk.
Exacerbating matters is the fact that sexual compulsivity is not the sort of thing people willingly talk about. But if you can find it within yourself to ask if they have a problem, and let them talk about it without shaming them, you may be surprised with the outcome. They almost always feel very guilty and ashamed of their behavior. Sexual addiction, sexual compulsivity, sexual impulsivity, or what? When it's all going down, they will pretty much do anything necessary to avoid admitting that they might be the freak they believe, deep down, the world thinks they are.