If you struggle with sex or porn addiction, there is help and hope!

If you have not been arrested, but want to stop cruising the internet, the street or porn sites looking for sex, there are many helpful resources in Edmonton.

Healthy sex requires these five basic conditions be met:

  • Consent
  • Equality
  • Respect
  • Trust
  • Safety

Certified Sex Therapists:

Insight Psychological
Cory Hrushka
Jason Jones
Sliding fee services for non-insured individuals

North Edmonton 780 478-2580
South Edmonton 780 461 1717
Toll Free All of Albert 1 888 311-3501
www.insightpsychological.ca

Cathy Mayhew, Recovery Counselling Services
780 434-4837

JoAnn McCartney, JoMc Counselling Services
780 945-7964

Christina Bell, Centre for Healthy Recovery
780 239-3344

Thorpe Recovery Centre
Blackfoot,AB
780 875-8890
www.thorperecoverycentre.org

 

Online and Community Resources

“Making promises to ourselves does not work. Telling the truth does.”
-Patrick Carnes

The effects of internet porn use:
www.yourbrainonporn.com
www.virtual-addiction.com/on-line-pornography-test/

Helpful Books by Patrick Carnes:

  • Out of the Shadows: Understanding Sexual Addiction
  • Don’t Call it Love: Helping the Sexual Addict
  • Facing the Shadow: Starting Sexual and Relationship Recovery
  • In the Shadow of the Net: Breaking Free of Compulsive Online Sexual Behavior

 

Sex Help Website

12-step self-help groups
Sex Addicts Anonymous – Edmonton
A fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other so they may overcome their sexual addiction.

Sexual Compulsives Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other, that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from sexual compulsion

Recovery Group for Partners of Sex Addicts
This is the companion group to Sex Addicts Anonymous and whether their partners attend the SAA meetings or not, all partners of sex addicts will be welcome at this group. It is at St. Andrews Church community hall in Edmonton.
Contact: cosaedmonton@gmail.com