Saturday, June 23, 2018

Milton Magness

Milton Magness

Dr. Magness is the founder and director of Hope & Freedom Counseling Services in Houston (www.HopeAndFreedom.com). He is a psychotherapist and Certified Sex Addiction Therapist.

 

 He is also the past president of The Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health (SASH), the international professional organization for sexual addiction therapists.

 

 Dr. Magness has studied with Dr. Patrick Carnes, the foremost authority on sex addiction, and has done specialized study in the area of cybersex addiction. He has led national workshops on cybersex addiction and has conducted a multi-state research study that focused on cybersex behavior and recovery among self-identified sex addicts. He is a frequent speaker at both professional and public events.

 

 Through Hope & Freedom Counseling Services, Dr. Magness specializes in Three-Day Intensives with men and with couples. Intensives are an extremely rigorous therapeutic process designed to equip people with the tools necessary to make a permanent break with all compulsive sexual behavior and then to lead couples in a marriage rebuilding process. Three-Day Intensives are conducted at a discrete location in the Canadian Rockies or at the Hope & Freedom facility in Houston.

 

 Dr. Magness focuses a significant portion of his practice in working with senior executives and other high profile individuals such as celebrities, physicians, and successful entrepreneurs. He also has intensives specifically for clergy who struggle with compulsive sexual behavior.

 

 While his main website is www.HopeAndFreedom.com, Dr. Magness has specialized websites for clients who are part of various populations, including:

 

 * www.ExecutivesInCrisis.com,

 

 * www.PhysiciansInCrisis.com,

 

 * www.WoundedClergy.com,

 

 * www.CelebritySexAddict.com, and

 

 * www.HopeAndFreedomU.com, with streaming video courses for sex addicts and partners.

 

 He is also the author of numerous audio books that are found at www.RecoveryOnTheGo.com and iRecovery, an iPhone app for tracking recovery from addiction, that is found in the Apple Store and at www.RecoveryApp.com. He also has several other recovery related iPhone apps on that site.

 

 

Stop Sex Addiction

Stop Sex Addiction

Self Help, Non Fiction, Health, Educational, Addiction.

Compulsive sexual behavior is often difficult to face. Sex addiction results in countless negative consequences and hurts many people. Relationships, marriages, families, and careers are destroyed. Anyone afflicted with sex addiction, as well as the people who love them, can find help within this book

Milton Magness, D. Min., MA, LPC, CSAT, is the founder and director of Hope & Freedom Counseling Services in Houston, Texas. He is a licensed professional counselor and a certified sex addiction therapist.

 

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Real Hope, True Freedom

Real Hope, True Freedom

Self Help, Non Fiction, Health, Educational, Addiction

Real Hope, True Freedom covers a wide variety of topics on sex addiction and the process of recovery. It addresses the different manifestations of sex addiction, how sex addiction impacts the brain, sex addiction risk factors, when sex addiction co-occurs with other mental health disorders, barriers to getting help/treatment, information and resources specific to the needs of the partners of sex addicts, the process of treatment, the process of recovery for both individuals and couples, relationship rebuilding, re-establishing intimacy, healthy sexuality, and relapse prevention tools and strategies.

Milton Magness, D. Min., MA, LPC, CSAT, is the founder and director of Hope & Freedom Counseling Services. A Licensed Professional Counselor and Certified Sex Addiction Therapist, he served five terms as the president of the Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health (SASH), the international professional organization for sexual addiction therapists. Prior to becoming a therapist he was a pastor for twenty years. He has a Doctor of Ministry from Luther Rice Seminary, a Master of Arts in Psychology from Houston Baptist University, and Master of Arts in Religious Education from Southwestern Seminary. Dr. Magness is the author of Stop Sex Addiction: Real Hope, True Freedom for Sex Addicts and Partners, and Thirty Days to Hope & Freedom for Sexual Addicts: the Essential Guide for Daily Recovery and Relapse Prevention.

Marsha Means, MA, a trained Marriage and Family Therapist, as well as the founder and director of A Circle of Joy Ministries, an organization designed to help women impacted by sexual addiction and address the needs created by this growing problem. In 2000, she gained international recognition through Prodigals International, an organization she and her husband founded in the Seattle area to train and equip therapists, churches, and lay people in providing help, hope, and healing to those touched by the pain and shame of sex addiction. Ms. Means is the author of Living With Your Husband’s Secret Wars, and the co-author of Your Sexually Addicted Spouse: How Partners Can Cope and Heal.

 

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Thirty Days to Hope & Freedom from Sexual Addiction

Thirty Days to Hope & Freedom from Sexual Addiction

Self Help, Non Fiction, Health, Educational, Addiction.

Genuine healing is available to women and men who seek to restore their integrity and live in continuous sexual sobriety. Through a thirty-day approach, Milton Magness, D. Min., prepares readers for long-term recovery with essential advice on how to cope with isolation, dishonesty, secrecy, and what to expect from therapy.

Milton Magness, D. Min., is the founder and director of Hope & Freedom Counseling Services in Houston, Texas. He is a certified sex addiction therapist and a licensed professional counselor. Dr. Magness is the president of the board of directors of The Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health (SASH).

 

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