Cyber-Sex

@article{Atwood2002CyberSex,
  title={Cyber-Sex},
  author={J. Atwood and Limor Schwartz},
  journal={Journal of Couple \& Relationship Therapy},
  year={2002},
  volume={1},
  pages={37 - 56}
}
Abstract While percentages of extramarital sex (EMS) vary from study to study, it can be estimated that 50-60% of married men and 45-55% of married women engage in extramarital sex at some time or another during their marriage and almost half come to therapy because of it. EMS appears in several different forms, only some of which are sexual in nature. Recently, couples are coming to therapy with a new type of affair: the Cyber-Affair. According to the President of the American Academy of… Expand
Essential elements of Internet infidelity treatment.
TLDR
The findings indicate that therapists go through a variety of steps in treatment, including developing physical boundaries and developing psychological boundaries, as well as managing accountability, trust, and feelings. Expand
Internet Infidelity: Interface with Mental Health
Technological advances have contributed to both the enhancement as well as degradation of the mental health of couples. In the realm of relationships, internet infidelity has been one of the majorExpand
Assessment and Treatment of Internet Sexuality Issues
The pervasive nature of technology has forced couples and families to rethink the role technology plays in their lives. Several notable areas emerging as challenging areas in couples’ lives includeExpand
Internet Infidelity: A Critical Review of the Literature
People are using the Internet more frequently to form friendships and romances and to initiate affairs. In the present article, the authors provide a critical review of the literature on InternetExpand
Online Behavioral Boundaries: An Investigation of How Engaged Couples Negotiate Agreements Regarding What is Considered Online Infidelity
Previous research has examined the various types of online infidelity, gender differences in online sexual behaviors, and relationship consequences of online affairs. Despite this attention, thereExpand
Exploring Validity and Reliability of Internet Infidelity Questionnaire among Internet Users in Iran
Background: Today the internet has become a part of our everyday life; communicating online has made it easy for people to begin and develop interpersonal relationships. Certain problems, however,Expand
TO INVESTIGATE THE CONSEQUENCES OF INTERNET ADDICTION DISORDER
Around the world more than 80% of youth are spending a large amount of time on the internet. Therefore, it becomes essential for us to aware of its impact on adolescent behavior, their psychologicalExpand
Cultural institutions in new technology: Evidence from internet infidelity
This chapter explores the cultural determinants of internet infidelity using Hofstede’s criteria for measuring cultural differences across nations. Hofstede identified the determinants of nationalExpand
How many bytes does it take? A content analysis of cyber issues in couple and family therapy journals.
TLDR
This investigation conducted a content analysis to determine to what extent marriage/couple and family therapy journals have responded to the integration of the Internet in couple and family life. Expand
Online Intimacy Problems
Online intimacy problems are broadly defined as interpersonal issues occurring when: (1) computermediated communication interferes with online relationships, or (2) Internet usage patterns/practicesExpand
...
1
2
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 42 REFERENCES
Extramarital Affairs And Constructed Meanings: A Social Constructionist Therapeutic Approach
Abstract It is estimated that 50-66% of married men and 45-55% of married women engage in extramarital sex (EMS) at some time during their marriage, and almost half come to therapy because of it. TheExpand
Extramarital sex: A review of the research literature
Abstract Research literature in the field of extramarital sex (EMS) is reviewed. Initially, definitional problems which reveal the need for increased rigor in specifying the sexual behavior underExpand
Sex, Intimacy, and the Internet
Looking at the lines of thinking sex educators, counselors, and therapists use to embrace the Internet reveals undercurrents within these disciplines. Some might propose that global computer networksExpand
Sex and the Net: Clinical Implications
Sex “surfing” has become one of the more popular features of the Internet. Virtually every type of sexually conventional and unconventional sexual interest can be accessed via the Net, includingExpand
Treatment Rationale for Internet Infidelity
Internet infidelity is one way underdeveloped integrity inhibits relating to oneself and one's partner. The behavior is one aspect of a person's emotional development that is evolved enough to find aExpand
Life on the Screen: Identity in the Age of the Internet
From the Publisher: A Question of Identity Life on the Screen is a fascinating and wide-ranging investigation of the impact of computers and networking on society, peoples' perceptions ofExpand
The Psychological Birth of the Human Infant: Symbiosis and Individuation
'The biological birth of the human infant and the psychological birth of the individual are not coincident in time. The former is a dramatic, observable, and well-circumscribed event; the latter aExpand
Infidelity: A Survival Guide
Making Friends in Cyberspace
...
1
2
3
4
5
...