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SEX ADDICTON by Mind Map: SEX ADDICTON

1. CAUSES

1.1. ENVIROMENTAL:

1.1.1. School failure, dysfuntional and trouble family or having suffered abuse in childhood.

1.2. BIOLOGICAL:

1.2.1. serotonin and noradrenaline and dopamine levels. In that case, when a person consumes pornography, the brain produces dopamine, and manufactures DeltaFosB. If they only consume pornography and do not experience sexual activity for themselves, the actions they used to be able to indulge in will no longer be able to do so because they do not produce the same satisfaction as pornography does.

1.3. PSICHOLOGICAL:

1.3.1. people with low self-esteem who find in sex an escape route to their personal, social and emotional problems.

2. CONSEQUENCES

2.1. - Problems in interpersonal relationships. - Anxiety and irritability when sex is not achieved. - Low self-esteem. - Problems with impulse control. - Risk of sexually transmitted infections.

3. TREATMENT

3.1. Treatment for sex addiction should be individualized, given the diversity of causes that can lead to its occurrence. The two most common groups of treatments are: pharmacological and psychotherapeutic. Drug treatment includes: Serotonin reuptake inhibitors at high dose.

4. CENTRES

4.1. NO-A , Ivatad, Vida nova, La Clínica de Psicología G. Sin Adicciones, El Forum Terapeutic Valencia are one of the most important addiction treatment centers in this city and its team of professionals is formed by highly qualified and experienced psychologists and psychiatrists. Psychotherapist Karen Johanna Duarte Moreno and Luis Miguel Real Kotbani have specialized throughout their career in treating addictive disorders present in people of any age and also in the field of couples and families.

5. SYMPTOMS

5.1. Recurrent thoughts about sex throughout the day, need to perform the behavior, even though it is not performed, explicit sexual behaviors, need to increase the intensity and frequency of the sexual behavior, denial of the problem, control fallacy loss of control over their impulses, experiencing withdrawal syndrome, developing a strong psychological dependence, loss of interest in other activities. However, there are other factors that can also identify when a person manifests symptoms of sex addiction

6. GLOSSARY

6.1. Failure fracaso - Childhood infancia - Manufactures fabricacion - Indulge consenter a - Self-esteem autoestima - Route ruta - Throughout durante - Fallacy falacia - Withdrawall retirada - Achieved lograr - Inhibitors inhibidores - Field campo - Lineup rueda de identificacion - Hopeless inutil - Struggled prueba - Boundaries limites - Numb limites - Stuff cosas - Repressed reprimido - Worthy digno - Glad contento