Sexting

Post image for Newsweek: The Sex Addiction Epidemic

Chris Lee's November 25, 2011 Newsweek article "The Sex Addiction Epidemic"and MSNBC interview describe the destructiveness of sex addiction.  It wrecks ­marriages, ­destroys ­careers, and saps self-worth. Yet ­Americans are being ­diagnosed as sex ­addicts in ­record numbers. Inside an epidemic. His description of the ravages of sex addiction matches my experience as a Certified […]








Worried partner of sex addict

The silence has been deafening.  When the drama of Anthony Weiner's Cybersex Sexting Scandal was unfolding, we saw daily updates and images. Denial…deception…acknowledgement…resignation from his job. The questions were continuous. What will Anthony Weiner's wife Huma Abedin do? Will she stay or go?  Since then there has been silence. There have been occasional sightings








Sexting Cybersex Affairs are betrayals of trust in committed monogamous relationships.

I don't know Anthony Weiner but his sexting scandal is a familiar story. I am a psychotherapist working with individuals and couples whose lives are damaged by cybersex affairs. From outside appearances, the man (or woman) seems to be doing well and even excelling. Successful at work. Married or committed relationship. Baby on the way. […]