Tolerance: Tolerance occurs when the body needs increasingly larger or more potent doses to get the same effect from an addictive substance or a behavior. Escalation: Escalation occurs when a person indulges his or her tolerance to an addictive substance or behavior with larger or more potent doses.
Sexual Addiction: Tolerance and EscalationSeptember 15th, 2015 | Posted by in Sex Addiction - (Comments Off on Sexual Addiction: Tolerance and Escalation)
Is it Really Sex Addiction?April 20th, 2010 | Posted by in Sex Addiction - (1 Comments)
It seems that lately you can’t turn on a television or pick up a newspaper without encountering some news item on the latest public figure entering treatment for sex addiction. It begs the question – is it really sex addiction, or just one (or several) random indiscretions? The following information is excerpted from an article …