For me, the concept of sex dolls is fascinating and when my web guy told me that some people were searching for more information about it, I jumped at the chance to write about them again. The first thing to do when talking about sex dolls is to forget that image of the plastic blow […]
Learn more about curbing your urges in our series on Blocking Porn. The concept of pornography induced erectile dysfunction (PIED) has spurred movements such as NoFap, where men pledge to stop viewing pornography and masturbating to it. A quick Google or Ted Talk search will result in a number of sites or talks discussing pornography induced […]
We know from science and clinical experience that there are individuals out in the world who acknowledge an attraction to children, also known as minor attraction.
Article originally appeared on the Mitigation Aide Research Archive on June 27, 2022. While there is some research relating to the experiences of individuals on sex offender registries, there is no published data that specifically looks at the experiences of anyone in the LGBTQ community who is also required to register as a sexual offender […]
Protect Children is a non-governmental not-for-profit organization, based out of Finland that recently published the results of their survey related to the ReDirection Project.
I have long been a fan of Gary Chapman’s 5 Love Languages book. I have suggested the book to client’s countless times. Therefore, when I saw that he and Jennifer Thomas had written a similar book relating to apologies, I was eager to read it and see if it might be just as helpful to […]
For a number of years, I have subscribed to the Wall Street Journal. Not because I actually have interest in Wall Street or investing, but because I have found that by following the business of technology, I can often have up to date information on the ways that technology can be abused in the realm […]
Unlike the splashy news headlines, when Ashley Madison was hacked and user data was released, rather quietly this week, Grindr made the news. I saw the article in the Wall Street Journal and similar articles were published by other news sources, but mostly by those who specialize in tech or data. The Background As someone who […]
After years in this field, those of us who treat problematic sexual behavior still hear from colleagues that they do not believe that sex addiction is real. Worse yet, those of us who treat it have been accused of simply being in it for the money. I have a good laugh at that one. However, […]
Therapists who work with problematic sexual behavior often say, me included, that we are worried about kids being exposed to pornography at an early age or are using pornography as a means of sexual education. Anecdotally, we know that young children have access to pornography of any theme, including violent pornography, child pornography, etc., and […]