The Invisible Assault of Trauma

June 2nd, 2017

When traumatic events occur in the lives of people, they often become stuck in survival mode. Instead of having room in their lives for the love and nurturing of others, they tend to spend their [...]

The 3 Levels of Safety and How Trauma Occurs

June 2nd, 2017

Once a trauma occurs, victims see the world very differently than they used to. This is at least partially due to the fact that the nervous system begins working differently in the body. Stephen Porges, [...]

The Stages of Sex Addiction

May 30th, 2017

Sex addiction occurs when a person has persistent and escalating thoughts which cause them to become obsessed and preoccupied with sexual activities regardless of whether or not they have a negative impact on their life. [...]

5 Effective Relapse Prevention Strategies

May 30th, 2017

Whether you’re recovering from a sex, drug, gambling or alcohol addiction, naturally, relapse is the thing you’re working hard to avoid. There is absolutely no doubt that recovery is difficult but with the right support, [...]