PORN ADDICTION AND DEPRESSION

The relationship with pornography and depression are not direct and explicit but depression is seen as a common mental health problem among the porn addicts

The complex causative link between pornography and depression is multifaceted

Individuals with problematic porn watching behavior keep looking for opportunities to explore explicit contents when alone and thus always want to stay aloof, disrupting their social functioning and behavior.

Recovery from problematic porn watching behavior or porn addiction is a difficult process with roller-coaster of emotions. It can be comparable to a de-addiction process of a substance abuse patient