For example, some sex addicts have multiple extramarital affairs, while others frequently hire prostitutes or use phone sex services excessively.
It is very similar to other addictions, which is evident upon closer examination of the various sex addiction signs.
But while men may be less inclined to disclose their problems (the macho-man factor) – it does not necessarily mean that they are less prone to admit it to themselves.
The prime rule of narcissism must not be forgotten: the narcissist uses everything around her to obtain her (or his) Narcissistic Supply.
A recent caller to The Emma Johnson Show had a typically devastating situation: Her 11 year-old-daughter’s father would go months without seeing the girl, and instead spent all his time with his new girlfriend.
When the mom asked him why he didn’t return the daughter’s phone calls, he replied: “I don’t have anything to say.” I gave her some ideas about taking the issue to family court, and managing both the daughter’s and her own expectations (stop trying to control him – you can’t).