Month: July 2015

When Sex is about More than Pleasure

A biopsychosocial view of sex addiction – Part 2       “The psychology of sex addiction There are numerous psychological factors that feed into addiction processes and into the development and continuation of sexual addiction. An understanding and exploration of the emotional and cognitive influences are important […]

Why Sex Becomes Compulsive?

A biopsychosocial view of sex addiction – Part 1     As readers may be well aware now we advocate a biopsychosocial view of all addictions and addictive behaviours and our  biopsychosocial theory of addictve behaviour is briefly covered here  About.Paul Henry and in the footer section at the bottom  of […]

EMDR in the Addiction Continuing Care Process

Case Study of a Cross-Addicted Female’s Treatment and Recovery Part 1   There have been suggestions in the literature since 1994 that eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) may serve as an effective adjunct to the addiction treatment process; however, follow-up research in this area has been limited. […]

Treating Trauma

EMDR interview Francine Shapiro Fascinating and insightful interview with Francine Shapiro originator of EMDR which is used in treating a wide range of disorders such as PTSD. It is often seen as a trauma treatment only but this is partly because Shapiro first developed her ideas by working with […]

PTSD as Emotional Habit Bias

  PART 1     This most excellent article (1) explains how two main memory systems relate to two  manifestations related to PTSD, the  enhancement and the impairment of traumatic memory which may be difficult to explain via a unitary model of memory, but these seemingly antagonistic effects can […]

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