If you’ve followed this blog for long, you’ve likely noticed that Connection is a repeated theme. This video helps explain why connection is so vital for real recovery. Also, after you watch it, check out the article called “Commentary on ‘Everything We Think We Know About Addiction is Wrong“, which explains how some claims in Hari’s presentation do not fit with internet pornography addiction. Regardless of which viewpoint you side with, I have found that learning to connect is necessary for recovery from sexual addiction. Enjoy! (Note – one brief cartoon may be mildly triggering for some).
-Written by Forest Benedict, MA, SATP-C, LMFT, Clinical Director of LifeSTAR of the Central Valley If you benefited from this article, please “follow” us on this blog and on Twitter, “like” us on Facebook, and SHARE this article and blog with others. Thank you!