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Honestly, I get so sick of reading and hearing over and over that men are genetically programmed to
I have the utmost respect for Dr. Omar Milwalla and his work with Partners of Sex Addicts
Written by MADISON BLANCAFLOR When you think of domestic abuse, physical or verbal assault are probably the
there are more than enough ‘professional opinions’ out there that claim that sex addicts exhibit the same changes in their brains as other addicts. So, this article will assume that this is true simply for argument sake and because indications, such as their personality behaviors, lead me to believe that it is probably so.
How on Earth Do You Get Over Sex Addiction Betrayal?
‘I am the partner of a sex addict, what STD tests do I need? ‘If he’s only watching
We already know that sex addicts put their partners at high risk for sexually transmitted diseases. But what about other contagious diseases such as the coronavirus?
Here is a video clip of Patrick Carnes describing the partner’s role in a sex addict’s recovery program.
This article, by Dr. Minwalla echoes what we, at the Sisterhood, have been saying for years. Dr. Omar
Why does a man choose hookers over his family? Why didn’t we see this major flaw in our husbands? Why do we stay and have nervous breakdowns when we find out? Why do therapists push us towards acknowledging our part? Why are we triggered? Why can’t we just walk out the door and never look back? Why do we seek help for them? Why do they blame us? Why do our friends and family want us to just get over it? Why did this man who watched me deliver our daughter/son leave the hospital and seek out a prostitue? And the winner is “why can’t they be helped?”
Are you stuck? Are you the partner of a sex addict who just can’t let go even though you know you should? I think every partner has struggled with that question in one way or another. We all have to find the answer within ourselves in our own way and in our own time.