Sex addiction is a progressive disease that consumes lives, destroys relationships and robs addicts and their partners of self-respect. Spouses and partners of sex addicts are often traumatized by the discovery of betrayal.
This programme is designed for any couple recovering from sexual addiction. The essence of the couples treatment utilises psycho educational techniques:
- The origins of Sexual Addiction
- Betrayal trauma, and the barriers to intimacy
- Healthy sexuality and communication
- Understanding principles of recovery and healthy boundaries
- Reclaiming your own power & the ability to make balanced decisions
This programme can be an important step in achieving healthy intimacy in relationship with another.
The couples treatment utilises the latest research and techniques of the leading Sexual Addiction specialists.
2nd June 2017 to 4th June 2017
21st July 2017 to 23rd July 2017
6th October 2017 to 8th October 2017
24th November 2017 to 26th November 2017
Following are what couples, who have experienced the Couples Intensive programme have to say about the success and impact the weekend had on them. We are committed to protecting the privacy of our clients and therefore the testimonials are intentionally anonymous.
“The couples programme allowed us to jump start our recovery and open communication in our relationship. A very well presented course.”
“We felt the whole weekend was beneficial and we were happy with all aspects. Excellent job by the team leaders, thank you.”
“The couples’ workshop helped us develop more intimacy in our marriage and develop a healthy sex life.”
“The weekend gave us the ability to articulate true feelings in a safe area. It was the first time I have been able to open up and talk without fear of judgement or anger.”
“It was an emotional and heartfelt weekend. Excellent job by the team leaders, we appreciated the guidance and understanding. Thank you.”
The Couples Intensive Weekend Structure
The Couples Intensive Weekend is non-residential and runs for 2.5 days.
Friday: 12:30pm – 5:00pm
Saturday: 10am – 5:00pm
Sunday: 10am – 5:00pm
Enrollment is limited to five couples. Lunch and refreshments are included.
Robert Hudson, UKCP, CSAT-S psychotherapist; addiction treatment and trauma specialist.
Karen Lloyd, Certified Sex Addiction and Relationship Therapist.