Four decades of healing history, the top experts in an often-misunderstood field, and the most advanced approaches to address a wide range sexual addiction and behavioral disorders.
Our comprehensive program addresses sexual addictions, unresolved trauma, and co-occurring issues, going beyond symptoms to explore root issues and lay the groundwork for lasting healing.
Group and one-on-one therapy are just the beginning. We employ a wide range of methods and modalities, including valuable peer support, to address each person’s unique needs.
Let us help you determine if our program is right for your situation, discuss insurance coverage, payment options, and let you know what to expect upon arriving at treatment.
Change takes work, but it can’t be harder than living with unresolved addiction, trauma, and other disorders. If you or someone you love needs help, we’re ready and waiting.
This dangerous depressant can contribute to sex addiction
Marked by the obsessive and unmanageable use of alcohol, regardless of its negative impact on a drinker’s fitness, profession, and relationships, alcohol addiction can be especially dangerous in those dealing with sexual addiction issues.
Those with an alcohol use disorder frequently drink to excess, leaving their bodies dependent on the substance and their lives in pieces. Alcoholics often continue their addiction to maintain a state of false normality and to avoid the effects of withdrawal and pain in their lives. Long-term alcohol addiction can destroy emotions, relationships, and lives. Alcoholism or binge drinking increases the likelihood of high-risk behaviors like drinking and driving or acting out sexually.
Just as with drug addiction, alcohol can have far-reaching physical and emotional effects that are only compounded by a co-occurring sexual addiction.
Common alcohol withdrawal symptoms include:
Common triggers for alcohol misuse:
These complex issues need comprehensive treatment. Our sexual addiction treatment program at Gentle Path can provide inpatient psychiatric care and alcohol detox in the acute care section of our unit, which has 24-hour monitoring by registered nurses and nursing staff experienced in psychiatric and detox issues.
Gentle Path is a safe, nurturing community composed of peers where your journey of recovery will include not just dealing with outward behaviors but examining the underlying causes. The goal is to gain the courage to face difficult issues (including grief and loss), heal from emotional trauma, and become accountable for your feelings, behaviors, and recovery.
Taking that first step is hard, but there’s a new life of health and hope just waiting for you. The next chapter of your life can begin now, but only you can change your story.
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