International Institute of Trauma and Addition Professionals (IITAP): www.iitap.com
(for help finding a Certified Sexual Addiction Therapist near you)
The Association of Partners of Sex Addict Trauma Specialists (APSATS) (For help finding a therapist for spouses/partners near you)
Self Assessment Test: Am I addicted to Porn?
Join a Support Group
Books for Spouses of Addicts
Carnes, Stefanie. Mending a Shattered Heart: a Guide for Partners of Sex Addicts. Gentle Path Press,
Tiede Vicki When Your Husband Is Addicted to Pornography: Healing Your Wounded Heart
Palmer, Vicki Tidwell. Moving beyond Betrayal: the 5-Step Boundary Solution for Partners of Sex Addicts. Central Recovery Press, 2016.
Conquest, Wendy. Letters to a Sex Addict: the Journey through Grief and Betrayal. CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2013.
Corcoran, Maurita. A House Interrupted: a Wife's Story of Recovering from Her Husband's Sex Addiction. Gentle Path Press, 2011.
Carnes, Patrick, M. Laaser and D. Laaser. Open Hearts: Renewing Relations with Recovery, Romance and Reality
Laaser, Debra. Shattered Vows
Schaff, Wilson. Escape from Intimacy
Steffens and Means. Your Sexually Addicted Spouse
Books on healing from Sexual/Porn Addiction
Carnes Patrick, Out of the Shadows: Understanding Sexual Addiction
Books on Codependency
Mellody, Pia. Facing Codependence. HarperSanFrancisco, 2003.
Beattie, Melody. Codependent No More ; &, Beyond Codependency. MJF Books, 1992.
Schneider, Jennifer P. Back from Betrayal: Recovering from His Affairs. Recovery Resources Press, 2005.
Resources for Churches
Pure Desire Ministries: www.puredesire.org
Be Broken Ministries: https://2.bebroken.com/
Faithful and True: www.faithfulandtrue.com
Pure Life Ministries: www.purelifeministries.org
Proven Men: www.provenmen.org
Protecting our Kids
Media Savvy Moms Podcast - This is a fantastic resource full of wisdom and further resources
Good Pictures Bad Pictures: Porn-Proofing Today's Young Kids.Jenson, Kristen A., and Debbie Fox. Glen Cove Press, 2018.
Good Pictures Bad Pictures Junior Edition: Porn-Proofing for Today's Kids. Jenson, Kristen A., and Debbie Fox. Passion Fruit Press, 2016.
Fight the New Drug: www.fightthenewdrug.org (terrific resources for educating your children/teens about porn. Free 3 part documentary to stream. Great guide how to talk to your kids)
Culture Reframed: www.culturereframed.org (helping parents and other adults build kids’ resilience to hypersexualized media and porn)
Google Safety Center For Families: www.google.com/safetycenter/families/start
Protect Young Eyes: www.protectyoungeyes.com, (great information on how to choose the right technological solution for your family)
ProtectKids.com: www.protectkids.com (great information on protection for your kids)
Netsmartz Workshop: www.netsmartz.org (resources for dealing with sexual predators)
Cyberbully: cyberbully.org (resources for helping kids dealing with an online bully)
For Women who Struggle with Porn
Beggars Daughter: www.beggarsdaughter.com
Dirty Girls Ministry: www.dirtygirlsminstries.com
Bethesda Workshops: www.bethesdaworkshops.org
Beggar's Daughter by Jessica Harris, 2016.
Dirty Girls Come Clean by Crystal Renaud, Moody Publishers, 2011.
No Stones: Women Redeemed from Sexual Addiction by Marnie C Ferree. IVP Books, 2010.
Women, Sex, and Addiction by C Kasl
How Porn Hijacks the Brain
Wilson, Gary. Your Brain on Porn Internet Pornography and the Emerging Science of Addiction. Commonwealth Publishing, 2017.
Struthers, William M. Wired for Intimacy: How Pornography Hijacks the Male Brain. IVP Books, 2009.
Your Brain on Porn: www.yourbrainonporn.com (Incredible collection of scientific research about the effects of internet porn on the brain) Click on this link to here the video Mindy was talking about in Episode 1 of the podcast.
Fighting back against Sexual Exploitation
Fradd, Matt. The Porn Myth: Exposing the Reality behind the Fantasy of Pornography. Ignatius Press, 2017.
National Coalition on Sexual Exploitation: www.endsexualexploitation.org (leading national organization exposing the links between all forms of sexual exploitation such as child sexual abuse, prostitution, sex trafficking and the public health crisis of pornography)
Enough is Enough: www.enough.org (national organization campaigning to make the internet safer for families and children)