Advice or Therapy? Taking a Collaborative Approach with Your Therapist

People are always asking me for advice. I regularly receive requests over email, via my websites and even on Facebook asking me for advice or direction with particular problems or difficulties. Often these requests are for relationship advice, or advice about how to find confidence or how to develop certain ‘communication skills’. It is not… Continue reading Advice or Therapy? Taking a Collaborative Approach with Your Therapist

What is Sex Addiction?

The idea called ‘sex addiction’ is receiving a lot of media coverage right now. But when we start investigating ‘sex addiction’ in psychotherapy and counselling situations, we discover that the idea and reality are two very different things! In this article, Ash Rehn asks the question ‘what is sex addiction?’ and explores this question from the perspective of Narrative Therapy.