Sex addiction. These words evoke complex thoughts, images, and responses. Put the two together and there is much controversy & confusion. Is sex addiction real or is it just the latest cop-out for bad behavior? Dr. David Ley is garnering attention investigating precisely that question. He’s advocating that sex addiction is a myth. Unfortunately for many who are impacted by sexual compulsivity, his classification of sex addiction as a myth registers as a dismissal of the struggle.
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