In the past 24 hours, 3 more women have come forward with claims that they’ve slept with Tiger Woods.The tales they tell portray Tiger as a man addicted to sex.
The ever growing list of Tiger Woods’ alleged mistresses now consists of the following 6 names:
At least two of Tiger’s alleged mistresses are said to be angry to find out they were not the only one.
Tiger’s Mistresses Tell Tales of Tiger and Kinky Sex
Rachel Uchitel said she and Tiger Woods liked to take Ambien before having sex.
Uchitel is also reported to have forwarded an intimate message to her friends, in which Tiger shared with her his dream of an orgy involving Uchitel, Derek Jeter, actor David Boreanaz and Ryan Seacrest.
Mindy Lawton said Tiger liked to spank her and pull her hair while having sex.
Lawton also revealed other details about her sex life with Tiger Woods, saying that Tiger liked rough sex, that they’d once had sex in a church parking lot, leaning against his car, and that they engaged in unprotected sex..
Jaimee Grubbs claims that Tiger Woods sent her text messages requesting that she go to the bathroom, take a “naughty” picture of herself, and send it to him.
Jamie Jungers said Tiger Woods seduced her 9 months after her marriage to Elin Nordegren,
Jungers also claims that over the next 18 months, she and Tiger had frequent sex in his California home, surrounded by wedding pictures of himself and his new bride.
What the Experts Say About Tiger and Sex Addiction
Noted expert ,Dr. Drew Pinsky, who has his own show on VHI called “Sex Rehab” says that sex addiction might be a part of Tiger’s problem. Pinsky stated that Tiger Woods’ serial sexual seduction of various women during his marriage to Elin Nordegren had all the makings of a sex addiction.
United Kingdom health and relationship expert Claire Hegarty is quoted as saying the following: “Tiger Woods is showing all the signs of being a sex addict which is not just a word that people use to explain them having affairs but is a real illness that needs to be treated. Tiger Woods needs help and he needs it now before he can even think about saving his marriage.”
David Smallwood, an Addictions Manager at London's Priory Clinic, believes the exposure of the Tiger Woods’ affairs hint at his uncontrolled craving for sex. Says Smallwood, "All of the things Woods is alleged to have done point to him having a sex addiction.”
Infidelity and Sex Addiction
As an infidelity expert, who has been researching infidelity for almost 16 years, I’ve interviewed thousands of infidelity victims and cheaters of both sexes. I’ve found that many serial cheaters use sex addiction as an excuse for their infidelity.
There are men who will grasp at any excuse to explain why they cheated on their wives – after they get caught. See the article entitled Is There a Gene That Makes Men Cheat? However, this doesn’t appear to be the case with Tiger Woods.
Nevertheless, for every legitimate case of sex addiction, there are probably 50 to 75 other cheating men who are merely using sex addiction as an excuse.
If Tiger Woods is truly a sex addict, I hope undergoing sex addiction therapy will help him save his marriage, get it back on track, and restore his tarnished reputation. I certainly wish Tiger and his wife the best.
A Medical Overview of Sexual Addiction
This brief overview of sexual addiction and the treatment involved comes from www.MedicineNet.com where you can find more detailed information on this topic.
- The term sex addiction describes the behavior of someone who has an unusually strong sex drive or sexual obsession.
- Sex and thoughts of sex dominate a sex addict's thinking, making it difficult to work or engage in healthy personal relationships.
- Sex addicts may engage in exhibitionism, voyeurism, prostitution, compulsive masturbation, or cybersex.
- Treatment for sex addiction includes individual counseling, marital and/or family therapy, support groups, 12-step recovery programs, and in some cases, medication.
Ruth Houston is a New York-based infidelity expert who is frequently called on by the media to comment on infidelity issues in the news. She is the author of Is He Cheating on You? - 829 Telltale Signs, the founder of InfidelityAdvice.com and publishes the Infidelity News and Views blog.
For more information on infidelity, cheating husbands, and extramarital affairs, see:
14 Reasons Why Tiger Woods and Other Rich and Famous Men Cheat
The Top 10 Reasons Why Men and Women Cheat
Is There a Gene That Makes Men Cheat?
More Infidelity Advice from an Expert for Tiger Woods Wife, Now that the Rumors are True
What Tiger Woods’ Wife Should Do if the Infidelity Rumors Are True
An Infidelity Expert’s Advice to Tiger Woods Wife
Was Tiger Woods Car Crash Caused by Infidelity?
Is Steve Phillips Using Sex Addiction as an Excuse for His Infidelity?
Is He Cheating? Is She cheating? – 21 Ways You Can Tell (free tip sheet)
Is He Cheating on You? – 829 Telltale Signs (softcover book) (e-book version)
How to Catch a Cheating Husband
Infidelity Resources to Help You Catch a Cheating Mate
Free Infidelity Tip Sheets and Special Reports