To a sex addicted person, sex is his only ritual. All he cares in his life is to satisfy his sex desires by any means. This compulsive behaviour leads to physical and mental problems in his life. He may also catch deadly sexually transmitted diseases that can even take his life. Sex is a vigorous activity that involves a lot of energy, when a person will not take proper diet, he may drain his stored fat and energy and as a result addicted person becomes lean and unhealthy. Over abuse of body can also affect a person’s cardiovascular system. The only thing that can cure a person is sex addiction counselling. Various programs to get rid of sex addiction are:
- One week intensive program– Under this program, a person may be asked to get admitted in the centre where he will be strictly monitored through CCTV camera. This program duration is of one week and during this whole week he will be made deprived of any sexual activity. Through this the therapist will teach the patient about self control and how not to resort to sexual activity. When the desire for sex reaches at peak, the therapist tries to divert the mind of client and brings positivity in his mind.
- Psychotherapy and recovery program– After a person has been treated through intensive program; he is given life enriching teachings. He is taught how to be a responsible person and take care of himself, his beloved and family. A person is also suggested to do yoga and meditation in order to live a more fulfilling life.