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i have a question if we werent recovering and we never admitted we were addicts would u be so harsh ... addiction is unexplainable so dont judge im sure any other recovering addicts will agree with me on this until u walk in our shoes and live with the disease we have u will never understand it ..a recovering addict i read some of this thread and i took offense to some of the things being said....Did you know that most individuals who have experienced sex addiction and have taken their recovery process very seriously and remain committed to it for life can be some of the healthiest individuals, despite their past challenges?Relationships in general take a lot of hard work, but many people are not willing to engage in the hard stuff to make their relationships easier down the road.If people do not feel that they have an addiction or struggle with any kind of sexual integrity issue, it is more challenging for them to understand the need to have boundaries around their relationship to protect it from anything that can cause it to weaken.INTEGRITY: Most people recovering from sex addiction have learned the benefits and the importance of having integrity in their life.It is essential that they share their feelings appropriately and be truthful with themselves and that they avoid anything that would cause even a hint of suspicion by others.
“We spoke of the perfect wedding, of names for our children – we dared to dream.”As tends to happen, however, their dreams were interrupted by reality and, in Paddy’s case, that reality includes his girlfriend’s Borderline Personality Disorder.
A compulsive gambler who participated in Gamblers Anonymous program shared his recovery in hopes to help others affected by this addiction. He played sports, volunteered at the local soup kitchen on holidays and had a high school sweetheart that he married soon after graduating. Five years after graduating college he already had two kids and a beautiful home. The news reporter hailed it as a big boost for the local economy.
Then one day the local news broad cast the grand opening of a gambling establishment.
The National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG) has estimated that one in five problem gamblers attempt to kill themselves, about twice the rate of other addictions.
The reasons for this fact are both blindingly simple and impossibly complicated.
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