“I hope that this sentence will help the wounds of all the victims heal.
It has been a long journey for all of us in the search for justice for Amanda," she said.
One partner has done something he or she thinks is perfectly normal and within the bounds of marital bliss, but the other partner feels deeply betrayed by the act, which results in profound emotional pain, sporadic rancor—sometimes simmering, sometimes explosive—and the loss of relationship trust and emotional intimacy.
Our research found that when it comes to the negative impact of sex and romance outside the bounds of a supposedly monogamous relationship, tech-based and real-world interactions are : The emotional pain, the sense of betrayal, and the loss of relationship trust feel exactly the same to the aggrieved partner.
Based on the results of this study—and more than 25 years of clinical experience—I have concluded that it’s not the of a sexual or romantic act that cause the most pain and do the most damage to a romantic relationship, it’s the lying, the emotional distancing, the loss of intimacy, and the disintegration of trust.
Robert Weiss LCSW, CSAT-S is Senior Vice President of National Clinical Development for Elements Behavioral Health, creating and overseeing addiction and mental health treatment programs for more than a dozen high-end treatment facilities, including Promises Treatment Centers in Malibu, The Ranch in rural Tennessee, and The Right Step in Texas.
He is the author of books including Infidelity starts with the mere thought of being intimate with another person other than our spouse or hubby. The fact that some couples are more liberal than others does not changes the label - I assume.
It added: "If they refused to do it again, he threatened to send their images to their relatives or to publish them on pornography sites.” found guilty of internet fraud and blackmail and sentenced to 10 years and 243 days in prison.