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Partner’s Workshop

12-Week Online Workshop for Partners A process group for coping with betrayal trauma. What can I gain from the partner’s workshop? This is a 12 week therapeutic workshop utilizing the Multidimensional Partner Trauma Model established by The Association of Partners of

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Helping You Heal

A Partner’s Guide to Understanding Sexual Addiction, Recovery and Healing   What’s the purpose of this booklet? If you are reading this booklet, you are probably in a lot of pain. You feel confused, angry, hurt, and alone. You may

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CHS Position Statement

At Center for Healthy Sex, we take the following positions on the following issues: Healthy Sex We define “healthy sex” as consensual sex between adults that does not include guilt, shame or psychological distress. Partner Therapy At Center for Healthy

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Read Our Books

Learn more about the books authored and co-authored by our Clinical Director, Alexandra Katehakis. Sexual Reflections: A Workbook for Designing and Celebrating Your Sexual Health Plan Sex Addiction as Affect Dysregulation: A Neurobiologically Informed Holistic Treatment Mirror of Intimacy: Daily

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Books for Sex Therapy Professionals

Several great books have been written on couples sex therapy. Preview them here: Affect Regulation Theoryby Daniel Hill, PhD Affect regulation theory―the science of how humans regulate their emotions―is at the root of all psychotherapies. Drawing on attachment, developmental trauma,

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Books for Partners of Sex Addicts

Several great books have been written on couples sex therapy. Preview them here: After the Affair: Healing the Pain and Rebuilding Trust When a Partner has Been Unfaithful by Janis Abrahms Spring, PhD and Michael Spring After the Affair is a

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Premature Ejaculation

Premature ejaculation is regarded as one of the most common sexual dysfunctions among males. Premature ejaculation is estimated to occur in 24% of men (Porst, et al., 2007). Premature ejaculation is defined as ejaculation with minimal sexual stimulation before or

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Sex Addiction FAQ

Sex Addiction FAQ What is sex addiction? Sexual addiction has also been called sexual dependency, sexual compulsivity and hypersexual disorder. By any name, it is a compulsive behavior that completely dominates the addict’s life. Sexual addicts make sex a priority

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Sex Addiction Books

Several great books have been written on couples sex therapy. Preview them here: Out of the Shadows: Understanding Sexual Addiction by Patrick Carnes This is the landmark book introducing and legitimizing sexual behaviors and sexual fantasies as an addictive disease.

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Sex Addiction as Affect Dysregulation book

ORDER ON AMAZON Sex Addiction as Affect Dysregulation:A Neurobiologically Informed Holistic Treatment Sex Addiction as Affect Dysregulation is the first book on sex addiction that takes into consideration neurobiological underpinnings, examining sex addiction in line with the new definition of addiction

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