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dealing with hypersexuality + triggered by sex/masturbation

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dealing with hypersexuality + triggered by sex/masturbation

Postby geshtinanna » Mar 26, 2016 6:24 pm

a nasty cocktail of bipolar and ptsd means i get so hypersexual i feel like i'm crawling out of my skin, but i can't have sex or even rub one out without shutting down for days. i'm only 20 and i'm scared i'll never feel comfortable sexually ever again, because of the repressed memories i dredged up over the past year. i have a partner who i trust more than anyone and they're up for patiently navigating our desires together, but i get triggered even when i'm with them. i know healing takes time but i can't deal with how trapped hypersexuality makes me feel when i can't do anything to satisfy it. has anyone else been through this?? does anyone have advice on how to get rid of that agitated, i-need-to-be-touched-right-now feeling without .... actually being touched?
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Re: dealing with hypersexuality + triggered by sex/masturbat

Postby riddlekitty » May 04, 2016 11:18 pm

I understand the feeling and I struggle with it myself. :( I can't offer much advice outside of what I've tried which is "ignore it." x x Which is not helpful, I realize. My other methods of trying to contain myself are spiritual, wearing a headcovering with a taboo against sex while wearing it, or praying over prayer beads as a meditation until the feeling passes.

If anyone else has better advice, please, I'd love to hear it, myself. Especially as I get hypersexual urges to do things I absolutely 100% do not ever want to do in my life and it only contributes to my self-hatred. x x
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Re: dealing with hypersexuality + triggered by sex/masturbat

Postby anniefrances » Jun 02, 2018 9:21 pm

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