This category provides all blog articles written by Cory and Kerry Schortzman.

2 02, 2017

Does Sex Addiction ÷ Infidelity = Divorce?

By | 2017-07-29T16:12:23+00:00 February 2nd, 2017|All Blogs, All Cory's Blogs, Communication, Sex Addiction|0 Comments

As the month of January comes to a close, I have learned January is the month of the year with the highest filings for divorce.  Apparently, this is the time of year couples are not marching to church but to the courthouse or attorney’s office.  They have made it through “the most wonderful time [...]

26 01, 2017

Substance Abuse and Intimacy Anorexia

By | 2017-07-29T01:46:40+00:00 January 26th, 2017|All Blogs, All Cory's Blogs, Intimacy Anorexia, Substance Abuse|0 Comments

Last week, I shared how substance abuse is connected to love and sex addiction. [Read Substance Abuse Addiction or Love & Sex Addiction, which came first?]  As mental health providers, we need to be more intentional about treating substance abuse without assessing and treating love and sex addiction, which is no longer acceptable.  In [...]

19 01, 2017

Substance Abuse Addiction or Love & Sex Addiction, which came First?

By | 2017-07-29T16:15:04+00:00 January 19th, 2017|All Blogs, All Cory's Blogs, Intimacy Anorexia, Sex Addiction, Substance Abuse|0 Comments

There are many types and classifications of abused drugs, and new ones are surfacing regularly from nightclubs.  Drugs, much like alcohol, cocaine, hallucinogens, inhalants, marijuana, methamphetamines, opioids, prescription drugs, steroids, or synthetics as well as tobacco, caffeine and even sugar are used to escape or alter one’s mood or state of mind.  For decades, [...]

12 01, 2017

You ARE the MOVE of God

By | 2017-07-29T16:15:38+00:00 January 12th, 2017|All Kerry's Blogs, Devotional/Personal Growth|0 Comments

Today, as I was listening to a CD album in my vehicle on my drive to work, I heard the phrase, "We're not waiting for the move of God. We ARE the move of God."  I've heard this phrase thousands of times before; however, it hit me a little bit differently today. Cory and [...]

5 01, 2017

Recovering from the Holiday Hangover

By | 2017-07-29T22:16:56+00:00 January 5th, 2017|All Blogs, All Cory's Blogs, Boundaries, Diet, Sex Addiction|0 Comments

I do not know about you; but for me, there is something to be said about getting back into a routine after the holidays.  This is not only for my own recovery but also for my clients who are in recovery.  As much as I look forward to the end of the year and [...]

15 12, 2016

Have to Recovery versus Want to Recovery

By | 2017-07-29T22:16:37+00:00 December 15th, 2016|All Blogs, All Cory's Blogs, Marriage, Obedience|0 Comments

A few years ago, we chose to add a member to our family by purchasing a cute puppy. What puppy isn’t cute?  They are all adorable and innocent until… they grow up.  Puppies grow up very fast, and a puppy without training and discipline is a nightmare.  Needless to say, we quickly enrolled Koda in [...]