On Sex, Love, and Addiction, Dr. Rob Weiss, sex therapist and author of ten books on sex and relationship healing, interviews global experts like Dr’s. Sue Johnson, Harville Hendrix, Stan Tatkin, and Helen Fisher, among others. This podcast features robust discussions focused on healing from chronic infidelity, cheating, porn, and sex addiction, along with the pain of relationship betrayal. Dr. Rob is Chief Clinical Officer for Seeking integrity Treatment Centers. He is a 25-year licensed therapist, a Ph.D. sexologist, and author Sex Addiction 101, Prodependence, and Out of the Doghouse, among other books. This podcast is dedicated to bringing information, advice, and direction from experts around the world to those seeking answers to some of life’s most challenging questions.
How could you love AND Cheat on me? - Part 1
In this week’s episode, Dr. Rob shares a webinar he did about addiction, relationship healing, low-self esteem, the power of denial, and so much more.
Rebuilding Your Life After Betrayal with Kelly Ibarra
Kelly Ibarra is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) who specializes in Sexual Addiction and complex partner betrayal trauma. Kelly is the author of Deeply Troubled Radically Forgiven: A memoir about rebuilding after complex sexual betrayal. In this week’s episode, Kelly talks about why she wrote her book and how she helps people who have been in her position of deep emotional hurt that was comfortable to tolerate.
BONUS: Q&A with Rob & Tami - How Can I Heal My Addiction?
Rob and Tami talk about the biggest emotion you should fear in your marriage is not hate, it’s indifference. When they no longer care, that’s when you know the relationship can not be salvaged. They also share how you can recover from a betrayal, and how long it truly takes to ‘heal’ an addiction.
Journaling to Recovery
Harriet Hunter has been on a long journey of sobriety and uses her experiences to help others overcome their addiction to alcoholism and drugs. Her drug of choice these days? Journaling. Harriet started this practice to finally be ‘seen’ for the first time. As someone who was always hidden in the shadows, journaling provided Harriet an outlet where she could explore her thoughts, emotions, and more in an organized way. Through journaling, Harriet found healing.
“I Want to Stay” Keeping Relationships Together After Betrayal
Dr. Merry Frons' training as a sex therapist grew out of her experience working with couples when she realized that sexuality issues were part of couples' concerns and had a large influence on the underlying couples’ dynamic. Dr. Merry is out with a new book, The Trust Solution, where she talks about how two spouses can work on building trust and a healthy relationship again; A topic both her and Dr. Rob dive into on this week’s episode!
How to Heal from The Pain Your Sex Addict Has Caused You
Carol Jeurgensen Sheets is a certified CSAT, Social Worker, and has been in this space for over 40 years. As a betrayed spouse, it’s important that you do inner work to heal your wounds and hurts that your addict has caused you. In this episode, Carol talks about her new book, Unleashing Your Power, and how you can use it (along with her other online workshop resources) to practice self-care and to heal.
Dr Rob Your podcast is so amazing. You are helping me to deal with my husbands porn addiction. Thank you so much for this. You saved my life! I feel so validated when I listen to you.
Dr Rob needs to make amends to early clients he had
Dr Rob. You speak the partners truth now. But you once blamed the partners for the addicts addiction and labeled partners as codependents. Many years later partners still deal with the trauma of this. Have you ever apologized or been public with accountability?
Found you through InTheRooms last night and you were so warm and informative that I decided to check out the podcast. Did not disappoint. So many good topics and guests. I actually went and bought the book from the neglect episode right after I listened. Thanks so much for sharing so much!