The Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health ( SASH ) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting sexual health and addressing the escalating consequences of problematic sexual behaviors affecting individuals, families and communities. Seeking collaboration among clinical, educational, legal, policy, and research professionals, SASH advocates a multifactorial approach to address problematic sexual behaviors, further research and to promote sexual health in general..

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We need to talk about sex addiction. By Paula Hall, a SASH member.
Out of Control Sexual Behavior...

August 4, 2017
men, OCSB, SASH, Michael Crocker, sex addiction

Why are Men More Vulnerable to OCSB?

Male Vulnerability to Out-of-Control Sexual Behavior The majority of individuals who experience out of control sexual behavior are men.  Why?  This question is complex as is […]
June 16, 2017
Dr. Don Hilton, SASH, sex addiction, neuroscience

Correcting Misunderstandings About Neuroscience and Problematic Sexual Behaviors

Neuroscience and PSBs In recent years, neuroscience discoveries about the reward system and human sexuality have shed new light on both problematic and healthy sexual behavior. […]
May 30, 2017
Sharon Rinearson, SASH, CORE, sex addiction, therapy

Developing Client Resilience using Right Brain Creative Therapies

Be A Super Hero Creative therapies can nurture resilience in a client. When used to heal individuals it can be an impactful tool in moving clients […]
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The Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health (SASH) is a nonprofit multidisciplinary organization...

...dedicated to scholarship, clinical training, and resources for promoting sexual health and overcoming problematic sexual behaviors.* *sex addiction, hypersexual disorder, out of control sexual behavior, sexual impulsivity, sexual abuse.


SASH envisions a society... which the stigma and ignorance, which currently define the perception of out of control sexual behavior, no longer exist. Instead, adequate and effective treatment modalities exist to properly address the issue.