Some meetings are held in real time online via an internet connection.Both online and in-person meetings may be gender-specific or they may be mixed gender and open to all people.
They may also be friends or family members of someone who they suspect has a sex addiction.
One analogous characteristic is engaging in sexual behaviors despite the negative consequences they bring.
For example, you might continue seeking out sex despite having already lost your job for related reasons.
There are also many treatment programs around the country that specialize in treating sex addiction.
According to existing research and many behavioral health professionals, sex addiction can take many forms, which vary for each person.