Evaluation and treatment of sex addiction.

  title={Evaluation and treatment of sex addiction.},
  author={Kenneth Paul Rosenberg and Patrick Carnes and Suzanne O'Connor},
  journal={Journal of sex & marital therapy},
  volume={40 2},
There have been several diagnostic labels for persistent, excessive sexual behaviors, often referred in the popular media as sex addiction. Two related diagnoses, Internet addictive disorder and hypersexual disorder, were considered for, but not included in the 5th edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. However, most clinicians, even those trained in sexual disorders or addiction medicine, have little to no training in treating sexual compulsivity and cybersex… CONTINUE READING
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