Maureen Graves & Duane Osterlind / Unraveling to Understanding:< The Satir Growth Model & Sexual Addiction

With the Internet, sex and pornography addiction have become an increasing difficulty for many individuals and the mental healthcare workers treating them. We will give an overview of the assessment and treatment of compulsive and addictive sexual disorders, and discuss how The Satir Growth Model can help individuals, spouses and partners gain recovery. Issues that will be discussed include the impact on spouse and partners and the need for them to engage in their own healing, and the impact of the Internet.