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Infidelity and “Gaslighting:” When Cheaters Flip the Script

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Gaslighting is a form of psychological abuse where one partner persistently denies the reality of the other partner (via consistent lying, bullying, and obfuscating the facts), causing that person, over […]
Author: Robert Weiss LCSW, CSAT-S
Posted: May 17, 2017, 6:59 pm

Infidelity: Why Do Men Cheat?

In my recently published book, Out of the Doghouse: A Step-by-Step Relationship-Saving Guide for Men Caught Cheating, I define infidelity as “the breaking of trust that occurs when you keep […]
Author: Robert Weiss LCSW, CSAT-S
Posted: February 23, 2017, 8:47 pm

Sex and Porn Addictions: Misconceptions and Bias

I’ve spent the past 25 years providing clinical treatment to sex addicts and their families, while also training therapists and documenting the clinical evolution of this increasingly common issue. Throughout […]
Author: Robert Weiss LCSW, CSAT-S
Posted: December 14, 2016, 1:58 am

What is Sex, Porn, and Sexting Rehab All About?

OK, sex addiction and sex addiction treatment are in the news again. This sort of thing typically happens at least a few times a year. The regular news cycle is […]
Author: Robert Weiss LCSW, CSAT-S
Posted: November 25, 2016, 9:49 pm

My Latest Articles on Psychology Today

Infidelity Vs Addiction: What Is the Difference?

Is your partner a sex addict, or just a cheater?
Author: Robert Weiss LCSW, CSAT-S
Posted: August 16, 2017, 12:05 am

The Surefire Recipe for Creating an Addict

How and why do people get addicted?
Author: Robert Weiss LCSW, CSAT-S
Posted: July 24, 2017, 5:55 pm

Coming to Terms with Infidelity: Men Versus Women

Why do some but not all relationships survive infidelity?
Author: Robert Weiss LCSW, CSAT-S
Posted: July 11, 2017, 12:15 am

A Better Understanding of Betrayed Spouses

Do therapists sometimes treat betrayed spouses in unhelpful ways?
Author: Robert Weiss LCSW, CSAT-S
Posted: June 28, 2017, 6:05 pm