Ready to have your mind blown about sex addiction?
Could you be a sex addict?
Well, if you read most popular articles on the subject, the answer will be a resounding “YES!” You know why? Because most of these popular articles are posted by people and/or organizations that can benefit — aka make money — from your potential sex addiction.
But guess what? “Sex addiction” has never been a medically and/or mentally recognized official designation.
So guess what? Chances are, you’re not a sex addict. Because medical and mental health professionals do not want to pathologize normal behaviors.
Obvsiously, there are outliers, and those people may need to seek professional help. But read the rest of the story here, which originally appeared in my column in the Reno Gazette-Journal.