Characteristics of self-identified sexual addicts in a behavioral addiction outpatient clinic

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Wery, Aline; Vogelaere, Kim; Challet-Bouju, Gaelle; Poudat, Francois-Xavier; Caillon, Julie; Lever, Delphine; Billieux, Joël; Grall-Bronnec, Marie;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Akadémiai Kiadó
  • Journal: Journal of Behavioral Addictions,volume 5,issue 4,pages623-630 (issn: 2062-5871, eissn: 2063-5303)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1556/2006.5.2016.071, pmc: PMC5370367
  • Subject: Ambulatory Care Facilities | Diagnostic Self Evaluation | : Traitement & psychologie clinique [H13] [Sciences sociales & comportementales, psychologie] | Outpatients/psychology | Aged | Socioeconomic Factors | hypersexuality | Full-Length Report | Young Adult | excessive sexual behavior | Middle Aged | Behavior, Addictive/complications/diagnosis/psychology/therapy | Sex Factors | Sexual Behavior/psychology | Comorbidity | comorbidities | Cohort Studies | : Treatment & clinical psychology [H13] [Social & behavioral sciences, psychology] | sexual addiction | Adult | Female | Paraphilic Disorders/complications/diagnosis/psychology/therapy | Humans | Male

Background and aims Research on sexual addiction flourished during the last decade, promoted by the development of an increased number of online sexual activities. Despite the accumulation of studies, however, evidence collected in clinical samples of treatment-seeking ... View more