Resources

Recommended Books

Sexual Addiction Treatment

  • “Facing the Shadow: Starting Sexual and Relationship Recovery” by Patrick Carnes, Ph.D.
  • “Recovery Zone: Making Changes that Last, The Internal Tasks Vol 1” by Patrick Carnes, Ph.D.
  • “Making Advances: A Comprehensive Guide for Treating Female Sex and Love Addicts” edited by Marnie C. Ferree
  • “Cruise Control: Understanding Sex Addiction in Gay Men” by Robert Weiss

Sexual Addiction Partner Support

  • “Facing Heartbreak: Steps to Recovery for Partners of Sex Addicts” by Stefanie Carnes, Ph.D., Mari A. Lee, LMFT, & Anthony D. Rodriguez, LCSW
  • “Mending a Shattered Heart: A Guide for Partners of Sex Addicts” edited by Stefanie Carnes, Ph.D

General Information on Sex Addiction and Related Topics

  • “Sex Addiction 101: A Basic Guide to Healing From Sex, Porn, and Love Addiction by Robert Weiss
  • “Erotic Intelligence: Igniting Hot, Healthy Sex While in Recovery from Sex Addiction” by Alexandra Katehakis, MFT
  • “The Couple’s Guide to Intimacy: How Sexual Reintegration Therapy Can Help Your Relationship Heal” by Ginger Bercaw, Psy.D., and Bill Bercaw, Psy.D.
  • “Facing Codependence: What It Is, Where It Comes From, How It Sabotages Our Lives”, Pia Mellody
  • “Mindsight” The New Science of Personal Transformation” by Daniel J. Siegel, M.D.

Inpatient Treatment Centers

 

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