Within a few weeks I knew that we were dealing with sex addiction and I had to make a choice. He looked like my husband, sounded like him, but this was not the man I married. Subscriber Only. We reserve the right to remove any content at any time from this Community, including without limitation if it violates the Community Standards.
Overcompensating by trying to lose weight, dressing provocatively, etc. Sex addiction is a puzzle that no one solves without support, direction, and accountability. What began with looking at pornography escalated to chat rooms, endless searches for other women online and a number of sexual encounters.
It was an incredibly lonely time because his sex addiction had to stay hidden to protect our children. Even though the discovery was so brutal, he was relieved his secret was out.
Other research has reached similar conclusions. Help is Available Sex addiction is a puzzle that no one solves without support, direction, and accountability. We had to go through hell to reach that point, before I could forgive.
Finding a good therapist and people who have been through the same experience is critical. Here, two women who are married to sex addicts share their stories their names have been changed. Sex addiction is a puzzle that no one solves without support, direction, and accountability. Only letters, numbers, periods and hyphens are allowed in screen names.