A small group of sexologists in the psychotherapeutic community is espousing the mistaken belief that sex addiction is not a real disorder.
This misconception is a prejudice Certified Sex Addiction Therapists have battled for decades. In truth, sex can be every bit as addictive as alcohol and drugs–and a great deal of research backs up this assertion.
Lead author Dr. Jan Beauregard and co-authors Candice Christiansen, LCSW, CSAT-S and Alex Katehakis, LMFT, CSAT-S write more about this controversy in their recent CAMFT article in The Therapists Journal.
A PDF copy of the article is available here: CAFMT Article