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Neurons that Fire Together Wire Together

Some thoughts from Gary Wilson’s “Your Brain On Porn” compiled by David Vraza MA.

Wilson quotes the famous phrase, “neurons that fire together wire together … our brains are plastic. The truth is that we are always training our brains … porn users to move from genre to genre, often arriving at places they find personally disturbing and confusing.” Addiction is a form of learning. Repeated stimulus changes the brain. Chronic overconsumption of sexual novelty hijacks the rewards system and sets the brain on to a highly motivated pursuit of “more.”

Are you experiencing a primitive drive that is overwhelming your willpower? The way of escape involves re-wiring the brain with behavioral changes. Come join us at NewPath to start moving away from harmful sexual behaviors.

For more information, please call 763-566-0088 and speak to our Client Services Coordinator or stop by the NewPath Mental Health Services office at 8401 Wayzata Blvd., Suite 340, Golden Valley, MN 55426 to find out about services you are interested in.


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