At WebMd Blogs: "Sexual Addiction: Real or Invented?" Here's Dr. Louanne Cole-Weston, PhD:
"I hold the viewpoint that the concept of sexual addiction was created by factions of the mental health community who were personally uncomfortable with robust sexuality and who possibly also wanted to create a new way of attracting therapy clients. The problem is, those who 'treat' sexual addiction, by their own admission, are treating something that is 'untreatable.' Read any of the literature from the sex addiction field and one finds that it cannot be 'cured.' That's a nice way to keep a full therapy practice..."