Human sexuality is a gift. It’s nurturing and fulfilling, a healthy and affirming way to love and be loved intimately. In this shadowy world, though, many things meant for good can be co-opted for other purposes. Sexuality is one of them. What is part of a healthy connection becomes a primary coping behavior of disconnection. But how can … [Read more...] about 15 Signs of Sex Addiction
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Christians who struggle with compulsive sexual behaviors almost always feel ashamed because of it. And if you’re the spouse, partner, close friend, or family member of that person, you may feel shame, too. It’s not your fault, but it’s there. The relationship between Christians, sex addiction, and shame is strong. Breaking that … [Read more...] about Christians, Sex Addiction, and Shame
One of the questions I often get asked is, “Does therapy help with sex addiction?” Loved ones and family ask it. It is even asked, in desperation, by addicts. Yes, therapy is one of the foundational pieces of recovery from all addiction, especially sex addiction. Why is Therapy Effective for Sex and Pornography Addiction? Therapy isn’t just … [Read more...] about Does Therapy Help Sex Addiction?
If someone close to you ever broke your trust, you’ve likely felt betrayed. This experience leaves a painful, deep wound and makes it challenging to trust in relationships. Any betrayal can cause distress, but you may experience betrayal trauma when a person you depend on to respect your needs in a relationship and provide a safe, nurturing space … [Read more...] about Ways Betrayal Trauma Alters the Mind and Body
Boulder Recovery is growing! We're seeking an experienced Master's Level Therapist who is mature minded, flexible, and brings a loving, positive attitude to our expert Clinical Team. We are a privately-owned facility located in Boulder, Colorado that helps Christian men heal from trauma and attachment wounding that has resulted in problematic … [Read more...] about We’re Hiring! Master’s Level Therapist