Resources and References for Sexual Addictions
Struthers, William M. Wired for Intimacy. How pornography hijacks the male brain.
ISBN 978-0-8308-3700-7 YouTube video 30 minutes—excellent explanation of how the brain functions under the influence of pornography.
Skinner, Kevin B. Treating Pornography Addiction-the essential tools for recovery
ISBN 0-9772208-0-X www.treating-pornography-addiction.com
Weiss, Doug Sex, Men and God: A godly man’s road map to sexual success ISBN 978-0-88419. Doug Weiss also has a series for men called, “Clean” that can be done with a recovery group. He runs intensive residential groups in California.
Laaser, Mark R. Multiple publications, well-known and respected in the Sexual Addictions world. Founder of Faithful and True Ministries. Also does intensive residential sessions.
For Females Struggling with Addiction
Faree, Marnie C. No Stones: Women Redeemed from Sexual Addiction
Bethesda Workshops in Nashville is a center for sexual addictions intensive work for male or female addicts.
Couples Work in SA Recovery
Laaser, M. & Laaser, D. (2008). Seven Desires of Every Heart.
Bercaw, B. & Bercaw, G. (2010). The Couple’s Guide to Intimacy: How Sexual Reintegration Therapy Can Help Your Relationship Heal. ISBN 978-0982971000
Healing Resources for Wives
Lasser, Debbie Shattered Vows
Gallagher,Kathy When His Secret Sin Breaks Your Heart: letters to hurting wives. ISBN 978-0-9715470-1-8
Stoeker, Fred & Brenda with Mike Yorkey. Every Heart Restored: A wife’s guide to healing in the wake of her husband’s sexual sin. (Workbook included)
Darrell Brazell is the pastor of New Hope Fellowship and the director of New Hope Fellowship and Recovery Ministry in Lawrence which has men's groups and his wife's wives' groups. The "Apology to Wives" was offered to the women at the January 2013 Women of Virtue Conference. It's described as given "on behalf of himself, the men at the Men of Valor Conference, and on behalf of all men who have become consumers and devours of Eve instead of protectors." You can see the message on line at newhope4si.com
Hart, Archibald D. Unmasking Male Depression. Recognizing the root cause to many problem behaviors, such as anger, resentment, abusiveness, silence, addictions, and sexual compulsions ISBN 970-0-8449-4070-5
Thompson, Curt M.D. YouTube video “The Hidden Barrier to Creativity” about dynamics of shame. This one is a bit more on the Brainiac side, but well worth the go-back-and-listen-again time it takes.
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