Among other areas of specialized training, over three hundred post graduate hours of Sex Therapy Training in Sexology was attained in 1993. Continued education in this specialty as recently as this year keeps skills fresh and updated as to changes in the field.
HELP FOR ISSUES:
Sexual Frequency Differences
BEHAVIORS ASSOCIATED WITH SEXUAL ADDICTION:
Compulsive masturbation (self-stimulation)
Multiple affairs (extra-marital affairs)
Multiple or anonymous sexual partners and/or one-night stands
Consistent use of pornography
Phone or computer sex (cybersex)
Prostitution or use of prostitutes
Voyeurism (watching others) and/or stalking
SEXUAL COMPULSIVITY WARNING SIGNS:
Have you ever worried about people finding out about your sexual activities?
Have you subscribed or regularly purchased sexually explicit magazines, videos, downloads?
Has your sexual activity interfered with your family life?
Do you often find yourself preoccupied with sexual thoughts?
Has your sexual behavior ever created problems for you or your family?
Have you made promises to yourself to quit some aspect of your sexual behavior?
Has sex been a way for you to escape your problems?
When you have sex, do you feel depressed afterwards?
Do you feel controlled by your sexual desire?
Do you ever think your sexual desire is stronger than you are?
Does your spouse (or significant others) ever worry or complain about your sexual behavior?
Do you have trouble stopping your sexual behavior when you know it is inappropriate?
CYBERSEX ADDICTION SCREENING TEST
The Cybersex Addiction Screening Test is designed to assist the assessment of sexually compulsive or addictive behavior. The test provides a profile of responses which help to identify men and women with sexually addictive disorders.
Three Yes answers are Moderate Problem Level, Four to Six is Severe Problem Level. Contact me for Help.
__YES __NO Do you spend increasing amounts of online time focused on sexual or romantic intrigue or involvement?
__YES __NO Are you involved in multiple romantic or sexual affairs in chat rooms, Internet or BBS?
__YES __NO Do you not consider online sexual or romantic activities to be a possible violation of
__YES __NO Have you failed in attempts to cut back on frequency of online or Internet sexual and romantic involvement or interaction?
__YES __NO Does online use interfere with work (tired or late due to previous night's use, online while at work etc.)?
__YES __NO Does online use interfere with primary relationships (e.g. minimizing or lying to partners about online activities, spending less time with family or partners)?
__YES __NO Are you intensely engaged in collecting Internet pornography?
__YES __NO Do you engage in fantasy online acts or experiences which would be illegal if carried out (e.g. rape, child molestation)?
__YES __NO Has your social or family interactive time decreased due to online fantasy involvement?
__YES __NO Are you secretive, or do you lie about the amount of time spent online or type of sexual/romantic fantasy activities carried out online?
__YES __NO Do you engage with sexual or romantic partners met online, while being involved in marital or other primary relationship?
__YES __NO Are there increasing numbers of complaints or concerns from family or friends about the amount of time spent online?
__YES __NO Do you frequently become angry or extremely irritable when asked to give up online involvement to engage with partners, family or friends?
__YES __NO Has the primary focus of sexual or romantic life becomes increasingly related to computer activity (including pornographic CD ROM use)?
Adapted from the Cybersex Addiction Screening Test Robert Weiss, LCSW, CAS
Sexual Compulsive or addictive obsessions, and behaviors can helped and once again you can feel in control of your life. Treatment can start immediately with your first session. Contact me today and get the freedom from the repetitive behaviors that you long to escape.