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Sexual Sobriety: Recovering from Sex Addiction
Newcomers to 12-step programs commonly enter with feelings of apprehension and distrust, wondering if the program is going to be a good fit for them and if it will be able to provide the help and support the addict needs in early recovery. Therefore …
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Ex-addict, parents, grandparent tell of drug abuse's toll
For adults there is the SMART Recovery program, a 12-step program on the AA model, and one-on-one recovery programs, all of which are free. For youth there is the Cove DMZ drop in program. They are planning a Youth Drug Summit for May 19th at 5:30 at …
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Riverview counselor offers help to addicted gamblers, spouses
He said that although not everyone with a gambling problem or addiction responds well to these 12-step programs, there still is hope, because “recovery can be obtained through other treatments and support systems.” Dye's message is clear: “There are …

Question by Romantic_Person: What is 3 real disease which the people have >?
NB :

My answer is >>

1. SEX



NO ONE ABLE TO COPY MY ANSWER !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Best answer:

Answer by The girl is a geek.
When did those become diseases?

What next? Support groups for people who suffer from those “maladies”. Oh geez…there is already “Overeater Anonymous” and I am sure plenty of people who seek “treatment” for their. er, sex addiction (A better description would be someone who is “easy” instead….call it what it is.).

Try cancer, MS and Lupus (Note: you said diseases “people have” not ones that ALL people have…..)

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Rehab For Celebrities: The Long Term Prognosis
Cory Monteith It seems that if you name a celebrity you are naming a person that has been in one form of rehab or treatment or another. This could be for depression, anxiety, alcohol or drug addiction, prescription drug addictions, sex addictions or …
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Budget cuts target residential addiction treatment centers
Budget cuts in residential substance abuse treatment would cost the state more over the long term, according to mental health professionals and addicts. A legislative subcommittee has proposed a $ 2.04 million reduction to inpatient programs that treat …
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Seattle Sex Therapist Debunks Modern Myths of Sex and Porn "Addiction" With
SEATTLE, WA and POULSBO, WA — (Marketwired) — 02/06/14 — Tiger Woods, Bill Clinton and Anthony Wiener are not "sex addicts," contrary to what millions of Americans have been told in TV and tabloid reports. To listen to the so-called "sex addiction" …
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5 Ways To Overcome A Gambling Addiction
The standard treatment for gambling addiction, says Berlin, is cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), in which a therapist and addict work one-on-one to change the gambler's destructive behavior and thoughts. CBT helps addicts build coping skills and …
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From addict to athlete; erasing misconceptions in Bloomington; STGnews
Since its conception in 2011, Addict II Athlete has grown to over 400 athletes participating in healthy recreation all over Utah. Robinson is a therapist working for Utah County Division of Substance Abuse who overcame his own addiction by replacing it …
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Question by Nat: Do you think that “sex addiction” is an actual condition?
or do you think it’s just an excuse that habitual cheaters use to avoid blame ? (for example- Tiger Woods)

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Answer by Awake Sage & Author Omid Mankoo
“habitual cheaters” is the term you used. habitual is very much related to addiction. the reverse of habitual is conscious and aware. Sex addiction is a problem. seldom do you find a person who is in control of their body and in control of their own mind and still continuously cheats.

There is a tremendous amount of hidden mind manipulation within many sexual presentations disguised as regular sexual attraction. the viewer is being mentally stimulated, all the while mistakenly thinking it is simply sexual attraction and only physical. Becoming familiar with the manipulations and the methods to free oneself from these unwanted intrusive elements are written in a recent book which I mention in the “Sources” section at the end of this answer

in addition I have a yahoo group on sexual addiction at:

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International Representation at The Cabin Chiang Mai Addiction Centre's First
Former clients from as far as South America, Europe, the Middle East, Australia and, of course, Asia flew into Chiang Mai, Thailand; to congregate on the beautiful riverside lawns of The Cabin Rehab, Asia's leading addiction treatment centre, for its …
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Oxford Centre sits on 110 wooded acres in Lafayette; provide addition treatment
ETTA, Mississippi — There's a bridge out near the southern end of Lafayette County Road 244. The road reaches only a few houses, some farmland and timberland, and a driveway marked "The Oxford Centre." The Oxford Centre is a residential addiction …
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Tori Spelling's husband enters rehab for 'intense' sex addiction treatment
"I take full responsibility for my actions and have voluntarily checked myself into a treatment centre to address some health and personal issues.” Tori and Dean have four children together, Liam, six, Stella, five, Hattie, two, and Finn, 16 months. In …
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