OR-31: Increased sensitivity to erotic reward cues in subjects with compulsive sexual behaviors
Background and aims: There is ongoing discussion among therapists and researchers, about how to conceptualize compulsive sexual behavior (CSB) and perform efficient psychotherapeutic intervention. Identifying key brain-circuits underlying CSB can shed light on this issue. In a previous study it has been shown (Sescousse et al., 2013), that pathological gamblers (PG) are more sensitive to monetary compared to non-monetary (in this case, erotic) incentives. This was reflected in shorter reaction...
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