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

2 03, 2017

Understanding Apathy, Sympathy, Codependency & Empathy

By | 2017-07-27T17:43:58+00:00 March 2nd, 2017|All Blogs, All Cory's Blogs, Communication|0 Comments

“I see dead people.” This is perhaps one of the most famous lines from the 1999 mystery thriller, The Sixth Sense.  As I remember the story, the main character, Bruce Willis, goes through the movie believing he also sees dead people like the little boy he meets. However, by the end of the movie, [...]

14 02, 2017

Lost Love, Addiction, Intimacy and My Vanishing Twin

By | 2017-07-29T01:20:41+00:00 February 14th, 2017|All Blogs, All Cory's Blogs, Intimacy Anorexia, Vanishing Twin|0 Comments

I love to learn new things and discover information that is less well known.  I like to think outside the box to help my clients.  It has led to some helpful and not so helpful discoveries. Several years ago, I attended NET (Neuro Emotional Technique) training in Denver in a conference room filled with [...]

9 02, 2017

Epidemic: Teens Addicted to Porn

By | 2017-07-29T16:05:59+00:00 February 9th, 2017|All Blogs, All Cory's Blogs, Sex Addiction, Youth|0 Comments

Pornography is no respecter of persons.  The viewing of pornography, nudity, or sexual acts is highly addictive to the brain.  It does not matter if you are male, female, transgender [Read the Rise of Transhumanism blog], young or old.  It will begin to consume you, as you consume it little by little, and then [...]

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, [...]