Category Archives: sex addiction

Excerpt from ‘Sex Addiction as a Disease: Evidence for Assessment, Diagnosis, and Response to Critics’

By Bonnie Phillips, Raju Hajela, and Donald Hilton Jr.   “The journey of addiction treatment is marked with significant societal, clinical, and scientific advances over the past few decades. Not too long ago, addiction was viewed as a moral failing … Continue reading

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Sex, Love, and Relationship Addiction

By Dr. Raju Hajela, Addictionist Sex is a biological process that is essential for life for the propagation of our species! Hence, it is not surprising that sex and orgasm are highly rewarding and reinforcing so that individuals are motivated … Continue reading

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Ahead of the Curve Conference

The Thorpe Recovery Centre will be hosting it’s Ahead of the Curve conference in Lloydminster on April 25 and 26, 2012. Speakers include bestselling author Dr. Gabor Mate who will speak on his book “In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts”, … Continue reading

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