The Storm of Sex Addiction by Connie A. Lofgreen
Rescue and Recovery

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From one of the country’s most capable and insightful therapists comes an unprecedented examination of this burgeoning illness. In The Storm of Sex Addiction: Rescue and Recovery Connie Lofgreen elevates the conversation and presents the most accessible and readable primer on sex addiction extant. Lofgreen skillfully educates, bringing clarity to concepts with thought-provoking and helpful explanations and stories. She explains the dynamics and roots of the disorder and provides practical information and compassionate guidance to anyone affected by sex addiction, especially the addicts and families whose lives it shatters.

Lofgreen does more than sound the alarm; she describes the hopeful option of treatment and outlines the components necessary for predictable recovery. She envisions a new era of valuing authentic intimate relationships over reckless sexual consumption and exploitation. Lofgreen makes a clarion call for awareness of sex addiction as the public health issue it truly is and presents strategic initiatives to respond.

The Storm of Sex Addiction is an informative and useful resource—a must-have for people who want to understand the illness, its treatment, and prevention. Lofgreen understands the challenge, answers the crucial questions, and offers constructive solutions.
 

About Connie A. Lofgreen

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Connie Lofgreen is a marriage and family therapist and Certified Sex Addiction Therapist in private practice in Omaha, Nebraska. She is the creator of STARPRO® (Sexual Treatment and Recovery Program)--a specialized treatment program for sex addicts, their partners and families. Lofgreen has over thirty years of successful relationship and trauma counseling experience, including extensive work with adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse. She is an organizational consultant and trainer in clergy sexual ethics, a certified EMDR practitioner, and a specialist in conducting group therapy. Lofgreen received a degree in Sociology from Kansas State University and her Master's degree in Social Work from Rutgers University. Her experience, communication skills, and practical knowledge make Lofgreen a sought-after speaker for workshops and presentations.Author's Home: Omaha, Nebraska
 
Published January 28, 2013 by Starpro. 213 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Parenting & Relationships, Professional & Technical, Self Help. Non-fiction

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