Topics in Human Sexuality: Sexual Addiction
Author: Heidi Dalzell, Psy.D.
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Course Created: 2010
Practice Level: Beginner to Intermediate
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Heidi Dalzell, Psy.D.
Heidi Dalzell, Psy.D. is a psychologist in private practice specializing in eating disorders, as well as dual addictions, trauma, domestic violence and depression. She conducts individual and couples therapy with adolescent and adult clients. In addition to authoring numerous mental health courses she frequently blogs and writes newspaper articles about mental health topics.
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This course is part of the 10 hour course Human Sexuality which you can see here
This continuing education human sexuality course will provide an overview of Sexual Addictions.
This course contains downloadable online lessons (PDF or Word) and a practice test. When you're ready, purchase the course by clicking the "Add To Cart" button. This will let you take the test, complete the course evaluation and receive your certificate for CE credits.
- Defining Sexual Addiction
- Cycle of Sexual Addiction
- Sexual Anorexia or Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder
- Prevalence and Gender Differences
- Sexual Compulsivity and Trauma
- Internet Sexual Addiction
- Dimensions of Healthy Sexuality
- Treatment of Sexual Addiction
- Identify the percentage of Americans have sexual problems indicative of an addiction.
- Describe the signs of Internet Sexual Addiction.
- Explain medications used to treat the compulsive nature of sex addiction.