Sex addiction, is when an individual seeks sexual gratification to achieve a high or fix, in the same way an alcoholic gets from drinking.
While there are many ways to interpret sex addiction it can often be described as a compulsive need to masturbate, watch pornography, or be in sexually stimulating situations.
What are the symptoms?
One characteristic may be secrecy of behaviors, in which the person with the disorder becomes skilled at hiding their behavior and can even keep the condition secret from spouses, partners, and family members. They may lie about their activities or engage in them at times and places where they won’t be found out.