If you aren’t ill yourself, it’s probably difficult to understand the internal experience of schizophrenia. Normally, when we describe our experiences to one another, we assume there’s a shared understanding of what it feels like to think and to perceive the world with our senses. We expect that we can talk about what we’re thinking without having to describe the ways in which our brains connect different pieces of sensory information and memory to make a thought.
In many ways, sex addiction is like other compulsive behaviors. This type of addiction can potentially destroy an otherwise normal, life-enhancing activity. Consuming patterns of