Out of the Shadows

Understanding Sexual Addiction
Author: Patrick J Carnes
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1592857698
Category: Health & Fitness
Page: 240
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With the revised information and up-to-date research, Out of the Shadows is the premier work on sex addiction, written by a pioneer in its treatment. Sex is at the core of our identities. And when it becomes a compulsion, it can unravel our lives.Out of the Shadows is the premier work on this disorder, written by a pioneer in its treatment. Revised and updated to include the latest research--and to address the exploding phenomenon of cybersex addiction--this third edition identifies the danger signs, explains the dynamics, and describes the consequences of sexual addiction and dependency. With practical wisdom and spiritual clarity, it points the way out of the shadows of sexual compulsion and back into the light and fullness of life.

Out of the Shadows

Understanding Sexual Addiction
Author: N.A
Publisher: Hazelden Publishing & Educational Services
ISBN: 9781568380551
Category: Sex addiction
Page: 171
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Provides information about sexual addiction, and discusses how the Twelve Steps program can be used as a means of recovery.

Out of the Shadows

Understanding Sexual Addiction
Author: Patrick Carnes
Publisher: Hazelden Publishing
ISBN: 1592857698
Category: Health & Fitness
Page: 240
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Sex is at the core of our identities. And when it becomes a compulsion, it can unravel our lives. Out of the Shadows is the premier work on this disorder, written by a pioneer in its treatment. Revised and updated to include the latest research--and to address the exploding phenomenon of cybersex addiction--this third edition identifies the danger signs, explains the dynamics, and describes the consequences of sexual addiction and dependency. With practical wisdom and spiritual clarity, it points the way out of the shadows of sexual compulsion and back into the light and fullness of life.

Out of the Shadows

Understanding Sexual Addiction
Author: Patrick Carnes
Publisher: Compcare Publications
ISBN: N.A
Category: Compulsive behavior
Page: 173
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Contrary to Love

Helping the Sexual Addict
Author: Patrick J Carnes
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1592858120
Category: Psychology
Page: 312
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This resource identifies the stages and progression of sex addiction, including assessment, intervention, and treatment methods. This resource identifies the stages and progression of sex addiction, including assessment, intervention, and treatment methods. It also covers family structure, bonding, boundaries, and recovery topics.

A Gentle Path Through the Twelve Steps

The Classic Guide for All People in the Process of Recovery
Author: Patrick Carnes
Publisher: Hazelden Publishing
ISBN: 1592858430
Category: Self-Help
Page: 377
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A Gentle Path through the Twelve Steps Updated and Expanded

Shadows of the Cross


Author: Craig Cashwell,Pennie Johnson,Patrick Carnes
Publisher: Gentle Path Press
ISBN: 1940467020
Category: Self-Help
Page: 256
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This book is a Christian companion to Facing the Shadow. It provides an early spiritual focus to recovery for those who are beginning to use the Patrick Carnes 30 task model of recovery from sex addiction. Addresses issues of sexuality in a non-shaming way using Biblical scripture to encourage long-term recovery. Shadows of the Cross: -Includes interactive exercises and tasks that complement Facing the Shadow. -Applies world renowned Dr. Patrick Carnes' research-based thirty task model with a Christian twist -Has a Christian approach that tackles the shame that often accompanies sex addiction -Provides readers with suggested Biblical verses to assist in their long-term recovery -Provides a much needed spiritual focus to early recovery

Facing the Shadow

Starting Sexual and Relationship Recovery
Author: Patrick Carnes
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780985063375
Category: Psychology
Page: 300
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The groundbreaking book introducing Dr. Patrick Carnes' thirty-task model for treating sexual addiction is now UPDATED and REVISED.

Total Sex Addiction Recovery - A Guide to Therapy

A Guide to Therapy
Author: Dorothy Hayden
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1465374671
Category: Psychology
Page: 116
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“This new book by Dorothy Hayden sheds new light on sexual addiction and its many forms of treatment. It is a comprehensive guide that adds practical strategies and therapy tools for how to address sufferers from sexual addiction. This book is a must-have for clinicians as it provides effective tools on how to address individuals, couples, and groups struggling with this condition. Overall, the blend of academic and real-life case studies throughout each chapter will help readers move in their journey toward recovery.”—Dr. Kimberly S. Young—founder and director, the Center for Internet Addiction Recovery and author of Tangled in the Web: Understanding Cybersex from Fantasy to Addiction “Great stuff! Solid information for those who are looking for real help from this insidious issue. A comprehensive overview of sexual addiction and treatment modalities. It’s staying on MY short list of recommended books for our clients here at Compulsion Solutions.” George N. Collins, Director Compulsion Solutions Author of “Breaking the Cycle: Free Yourself from Sex Addiction, Porn Obsession, and Shame” Co-author of “A Couple’s Guide to Sexual Addiction”

Recovery Zone: Achieving balance in your life : the external tasks


Author: Patrick Carnes
Publisher: Anchor Books
ISBN: 9780983271321
Category: Addicts
Page: 315
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"This book helps readers understand how to move beyond merely stopping addictive behavior. True recovery is achieved by learning to cope with difficult situations and emotions. Although there is no overnight fix for addictions, recovering people can learn how to achieve long-term sobriety through learning to make decisions that suit their individual needs, making a plan for living an optimal life, and becoming proactive leaders of their lives." -- publisher website.

In the Shadows of the Net

Breaking Free of Compulsive Online Sexual Behavior
Author: Patrick Carnes,David L. Delmonico,Joseph Moriarity,Elizabeth Griffin
Publisher: Hazelden Publishing
ISBN: 9781592851492
Category: Self-Help
Page: 244
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It's 3:30 a.m. and Kevin is still online, absorbed in pornographic images flashing across his computer screen, and searching for more. Hours ago he tucked his children into bed and said good night to his wife, retreating to the computer to "finish up some work." Although his late night ritual leaves Kevin ashamed and exhausted, he is too embarassed and guild-ridden to seek help. He tells himself that no one would understand anyway. Anonymous and accessible, the Internet offers an alluring arena for compulsive sexual behavior. Destroyed marriages, career loss, and financial ruin are common outcomes. Revealing how desperate life can become for someone addicted to online sex, In the Shadows of the Net brings hope and healing to mena dn women struggling to understand and overcome this compulsive behavior. Drawing on their collective clinical expertise as well as current research, the authors equip readers with specific strategies for recognizing and recovering from compulsive online sexual behavior. "A valuable road map for understanding and healing cybersex addictions." Windy Maltz, M.S.W., author, The Sexual Healing Journey, and coauthor, Private Thoughts "In the Shadows of the Net shines a hopeful light on the dark side of cyberspace. It is certain to become a valued resource in dealing with a new frontier of addictive disorders.Kenneth M. Adams, Ph.D., Clinical Psychologist, and author Silently Seduced "The authors Present a positive and effective approach to dealing with cybersex, a rapidsly increasing problem. In the Shadows of the Net is sure to become a classic in its field." Gary Blanchard, B.A., A.A.C., Addiction Counselor, and author, The Positive Path of Recovery "Very powerful. In the Shadows of the Net comes at a time when the need is great for understanding and exploring cybersex treatment possibiliites. Today Internet pornography is more powerful than Viagra for many persons. I shall definitely recommend this book to my patients." Ralph H. Earle, M.Div., Ph.D., Prseident, Psychological Counseling Services, Ltd., coauthor, Lonely All the Time.

Facing Addiction

Starting Recovery from Alcohol and Drugs
Author: Patrick Carnes,Stefanie Carnes,John A. Bailey
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780982650561
Category: Psychology
Page: 296
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Applies Dr. Patrick Carnes' research-based thirty-task model to treating addiction to alcohol and drugs for a lasting long-term recovery.

The Myth of Sex Addiction


Author: David J. Ley
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1442213051
Category: Psychology
Page: 259
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Presents the history and questionable science underlying sexual addiction, suggesting that men take responsibility for sexual choices rather than labeling sexual desire as a force that must be resisted, feared, and treated.

In the Shadows of the Net

Breaking Free of Compulsive Online Sexual Behavior
Author: Patrick J Carnes,David L. Delmonico,Elizabeth Griffin
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1592857868
Category: Health & Fitness
Page: 264
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The much-anticipated second edition of the breakthrough book about recovering from online sexual addiction. As the Internet becomes a more powerful, imposing force in our lives, indeed becoming difficult to avoid, the potential for related problems also increases. This includes troubles of a sexual nature. When accessing porn no longer requires even a trip to the store, when we can view and participate in sexual activities anonymously, when younger and younger children are being exposed to sex online, when virtual interactions take over, limiting and even destroying real-time relationships, we are in crisis.Compulsive online sexual behavior is a real and growing problem. Yet the situation is not without hope. For those who are seeing signs of significant online problems in themselves or a loved one, this updated second edition of In the Shadows of the Net provides answers, understanding, and tools for recovery. With the latest statistics, discussion of recent technologies and devices, and new thinking on developing a healthy relationship with the Internet and avoiding relapse, this book offers authoritative, professional advice for achieving lasting, healthy change and healing.

Street Scene


Author: Stefan Weiss,Jürgen Schebera
Publisher: Waxmann Verlag
ISBN: 383096630X
Category:
Page: N.A
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Love, Infidelity, and Sexual Addiction

A Codependent's Perspective
Author: Christine A. Adams
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595159001
Category: Self-Help
Page: 156
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Love, Infidelity and Sexual Addiction is an honest sharing of a trust betrayed. It chronicles the author's personal experiences with a sexually addicted spouse as well as stories of others in various stages of recovery from coaddiction. This book offers hope and healing to those who have suffered from repeated betrayal. It details a system of spiritual and emotional self-help including chapters defining Sexual Addiction and Coaddiction, The Shame-based Family and The Spiritually Centered Family, Signs of Obsession, Compulsive Behavior, Finding Self, The Solution, A Healthy Relationship, and Forgiveness.