Sex addict dating
We have four kids ranging in age from eight to 18 who we both absolutely adore.
I remember saying to my husband, “the decision I make will be 99 per cent for our children, 0.9 per cent for me and you will be the 0.1 per cent that is left over”.
The children don’t know about his sex addiction and I don’t want them to.
Finding a good therapist and people who have been through the same experience is critical.
It was like being transported into hell in the blink of an eye and everything I thought I knew about my life and my marriage was reduced to rubble that night. What began with looking at pornography escalated to chat rooms, endless searches for other women online and a number of sexual encounters.
The Rutland Centre has seen a rise in the numbers seeking help for sexual addiction.
In 2009, 1 per cent of its clients were treated for sex addiction and that figure has now risen to 5 per cent.
“Sex addiction brings a very particular set of challenges and trauma and we really felt the need to address it,” says Weldon.
“The discovery of the addiction is usually a bombshell.