||ADDICTIONS & RELATIONSHIPS
- In Love With A Sex Addict - Shy
...is scared about trusting that her boyfriend will stop practicing his sex addiction,
even though he's begun counselling and going to support meetings.
- Loneliness - Clovis
..is perplexed why her alcoholic partner has stopped talking to her, after taking care of
him for 3 years.
- Hurt and Finding it Hard to Cope - Sad Eyes
..finds it hard to trust her SO, after multiple broken promises and lies about giving up
his addiction to pornography.
- Married twice to the same guy - twice
...doesn't love her partner anymore, after divorcing, and then remarrying him because of
their children after he got treatment for alcohol and drug addiction.
- Courage or Cowardice? - Susan
...feels out of place at an S-Anon meeting, because she broke up with her sex addict
partner, while other members at the meeting are still with their husbands who are
attending Sexaholics Anonymous.
- One loves, One doesn't. What to do? - SoberJoe
..has 70 days sobriety in AA, but finds his wife is becoming more withdrawn from him, and
rejects his efforts to coax her into Al-anon.
- Dishonesty - Misty
...leaves a 25 year abusive marriage, only to find herself involved with a recovering
alcoholic who constantly lies to her and has ongoing relationship and sex addictions.
- Addiction - Confused
..has been married to a marijuana addict for 4 years, and doesn't feel she can put up with
the situation much longer.
- Alcoholism - Stacey
..is in love after 6 months, but has become increasingly aware that her boyfriend has a
- I can't trust my husband - CC
..has more and more difficulty trusting her husband - who admits he's a sex addict - when
he says he won't have an affair.
- New husband - Emma
...discovers to her horror 7 days after getting married that her new husband is STILL a
full-blown sex and pornography addict, after having lied to her about being in recovery
and saying he was attending regular support meetings.
- Tired of being Understanding - CC
..feels her husband is using his sex addiction to take advantage of her, and wonders how
to stop being a doormat.
- Hurt feelings - ana
... is confused and frustrated over her workaholic boyfriend's constant attempts to push
her away emotionally.
- Infidelity with an alcoholic - cancer
..has a hard time getting her alcoholic boyfriend to leave after his affair, because of
his medical conditions.
- Husband using pornography - hopeful
...finds postings from the Forum Archives help her porn-addicted husband better understand
the seriousness of his problem, and her feelings about it.