In an article titled “Connecting Self-Esteem in a Social Media World” featured in the life section of Hitched Magazine, Dr. Weiss discusses how we can get caught up with tying our self-esteem to our digital profiles. Dr. Weiss explains that are reasons as to why we may not be getting the responses we want online. Read the entire article online.
In an article titled “9 People Who Are Revolutionizing Sex Today” featured on WomenHealth.com, Rob, who is credited as the “sex addiction expert,” talks about how, “tech now drives addiction for men and a growing number of women – when pleasure is more accessible, affordable, and anonymous, more people struggle with addiction”. Rob also encourages readers to not “be afraid to put the tech in sex,” adding that the devices aren’t the issue, as long as they are used for honest, open connections. Read the full article online.
In an article title “Emotional Infidelity” featured on BreakThruRadio.com, Rob discusses how emotional infidelity is just as wrong as physically cheating on someone. Rob talks about how the internet makes it easier to cheat because “access, anonymity, and affordability have escalated in the digital age”. Rob also explains how when caught cheating, the “trust has been betrayed, and that’s a form of trauma,” adding that the healing process from this takes time and is something that needs to be earned back. Read the full article online.
On Nov. 10 and 11 in London, Robert Weiss, LCSW, CSAT-S, renowned psychotherapist in the areas of tech, sex and addiction, and founder of the Sexual Recovery Institute in Los Angeles, will present advanced training on complex sexual addiction and recovery issues, including the effect of digital technology on sex and relationships.
On HuffPost’s Hot Blogs, journalist Nia Hamm talks to sex expert Robert Weiss about how online porn affects adolescent boys.
On Oct. 8, internationally renowned technology and addiction expert Robert Weiss, LCSW, CSAT-S, will conduct a free webinar on therapysites.com on the rapid integration of digital technology into everyday life and how therapists can respond to the constantly shifting challenges confronting them.
Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) Sept. 30, 2014 – On Oct. 8, from 11 a.m. to noon PDT, Robert Weiss, founder of the Sexual Recovery Institute and senior vice president of clinical development for Elements Behavioral Health, will host “Closer Together, Further Apart: What Every Therapist Needs to Learn About Digital Life and Social Media,” a free webinar on therapysites.com. Continue reading