Joe Kort, PhD
- Jan 17
Are Unconscious Prejudices or Societal/Religious Factors Interfering with Sex and Love Therapy?
"Jack Morin, in his book Erotic Mind, says it best: “If you go to war with your sexuality you will lose and cause more chaos than you...
- Jul 29, 2022
Fentanyl: The Most Dangerous Illegal Drug in America
Fentanyl is not a new drug. It's been used for decades as a painkiller and anesthetic. Surgeons learned to watch their patients closely...
Geralyn Dexter, LMHC
- Jan 22, 2022
What Is Relapse After Recovery?
How Common Is Relapse? No one is perfect, and managing addiction is challenging. For some, relapse is part of recovery. According to a...
Jon E. Grant, JD, MD, MPH Jon E. Grant, JD, MD, MPH , Brian L. Odlaug , Suck Won Kim, MD
- Mar 24, 2021
Impulse Control Disorder
Impulse control disorders (ICDs) are common psychiatric conditions in which affected individuals typically report significant impairment...
- Mar 2, 2021
Low Libido in Men
What is low libido? "Low libido describes a decreased interest in sexual activity. It’s common to lose interest in sex from time to time,...
Sharie Stines, PsyD
- Jun 4, 2020
Are You in a Trauma-Bond with a Narcissist?
Trauma bonds occur in very toxic relationships, and tend to be strengthened by inconsistent positive reinforcement—or at least the hope...
Karin Brulliard and Joel Jacob
- Apr 6, 2020
Addiction Treatment Challenged During Coronavirus
"At a time when overdose deaths from opioids and other drugs are rising in many states, addiction specialists worry the changes in a...
Robert Wiess, PhD MSW
- Dec 9, 2018
Holidays Intensify Sex and Love Addiction
"For people whose lives are dominated by relationship or sexual addiction (or any other addiction), the holiday season is an obvious...
Natalie D'Annnibale, PsyD LMFT
- Apr 26, 2018
Sober Bereavement with a Support Team
"Are you mourning the loss of your addictive behaviors? Do you have a support team in place to offer shared experiences, counsel,...
Harm Reduction Coalition
- Jan 30, 2018
Still Struggling with Addiction? HARM REDUCTION May Be an Option on Your Path Toward Abstinence and
"Harm reduction incorporates a spectrum of strategies from safer use, to managed use to abstinence to meet drug users “where they’re at,”...
Kevin Majeres, MD
- Jan 1, 2018
The Science Behind Pornography
Dopamine and Tolerance Let’s talk about what is taking place in his brain as he clicks. First, I’ll define a word: dopamine. Dopamine is...
Edgar Allan Poe
- Mar 22, 2017
“I have absolutely no pleasure in the stimulants in which I sometimes so madly indulge. It has not been in the pursuit of pleasure that I...