Sexual addiction was not included in the DSM-5 as an addictive disorder; however, many individuals still seek treatment for this as an addiction. This assignment will prepare you in counseling clients who may report symptoms related to sexual addiction.
Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper to conceptualize the different aspects of sexual addiction.
Include the following:
- Describe possible behavioral symptoms of sexual addiction.
- Explain the psychological, physiological, and medical issues that may be associated with sexual addiction.
- Describe the potential consequences of sexual addiction.
- Conceptualize sexual addiction according to your personal theoretical orientation.
Include a minimum 3 peer-reviewed sources.
Format your paper according to APA guidelines.