What are the Best Protective Software Programs for Recovering Sex, Porn, and Love Addicts? Robert Weiss.

This blog looks at some of the accountability software available which reports online activity to a named person, some use filters, some reporting with alerts if unsuitable material is viewed or there is an attempt to uninstall something.


Psychologists are working on a fraud-proof brain scan test of deviant sexual interest.

Christian Jarrett. Research Digest.

Functional MRIs can be used to map the sexual interest of participants. In this research images are presented that are not consciously recognised due to their short duration and ‘masking’ by the use of a longer distracting image. However, the image time is sufficient to show the pattern of activity which occurs with sexual interest. Deviant sexual interest is one of the strongest predictors of future offences – but this research also raises important ethical questions.