New Community Website for Partners of Sex Addicts With Free Forums!
You asked and I answered. In response to the many e-mails I receive requesting a free place for partners or spouses of sex addicts to find support from other women who understand what it is like to be in a relationship with a sex addict. The Sisterhood Of Support Community also offers various groups with open forums where women can come and access resources and share their life experiences. A place where you can just come to talk.
You will be able to complete your profile, e-mail and connect with other members and share stories, opinions, advice, photos, ask questions and become a part of the Sisterhood Community.
Groups include Divorce, Sex Addiction, Domestic Abuse, Personal Growth, Health and Employment. More groups will be added as needed. Each group has its own free forum.
Since this is a brand new site it will take a while to build up the membership but I will step in often to keep the conversations going and to add new resources.
Because this is a public and open site if you wish some anonymity be sure to choose an appropriate user name and avatar.
So, come on over, take a look and join our new little Community.
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