Bethesda Workshops 

a place for healing from sexual addiction in Nashville, TN


Bethesda Workshops does not guarantee any organization, institution or therapist. This list represents a variety of resources and it is your responsibility to determine their validity and helpfulness.

Affair Recovery Center: – Christian resources for affair recovery
American Family Association: – Christian radio and resources
Association of Marriage & Family Ministries: – Christian resources
A Woman’s Healing Journey: – help for wives of sex addicts
American Association of Christian Counselors:
Advocate Web: – resources for victims of clergy sexual abuse

Be Broken: – support and encouragement for recovering families
Be Safe Online:

Celebrate Recovery:– faith-based recovery groups
Center for the Prevention of Sexual and Domestic Violence:
Clergy Recovery Network: – support and resources for ministers

Christians in Recovery:
Christian Psychological Center in Memphis:
Christian Recovery International:
Covenant Eyes: – online monitoring service – Catholic website for Christian fathers

Elucida Learning: – educational resources for sexual addiction
Exodus International: – help for unwanted same-sex attractions

Faithful and True Ministries: – Dr. Mark Laaser
Family Dynamics: – marriage ministry
Focus on the Family:

A Gentle Path at Pine Grove: – Inpatient treatment and intensives for sexual addiction, Dr. Patrick Carnes, Executive Director
Gentle Path: Publishing and resource site

Healthy Genius:
HopeQuest Ministry Group, Inc: – Atlanta area Christian-based addiction and recovery treatment services, including inpatient and support groups for sexual addiction
Hope and Freedom Counseling Services: – Houston area counseling and intensives for male sex addicts and couples
Hope for the Heart Ministry: – June Hunt

Interfaith Sexual Trauma Institute (ISTI): – resources for victims of clergy sexual abuse
International Institute for Trauma and Addiction Professionals (IITAP): – list of certified sex addiction counselors
Intimate Marriages: Dr. Michael Systma
Internet Filter Review: Internet filtering software review site and pornography statistics

Keystone Extended Care Unit: – secular treatment center for sex addiction – Philadelphia

Life Healing Center of Sante Fe: secular treatment center for sex addiction
L.I.F.E. Ministries: resources for Christian support groups
Love Path International, Inc.: – marriage enrichment ministry – Joe Beam

Marriage Matters: – marriage conferences by Jerry and Lynn Jones
Mastering Life Ministries: – Christian ministry for healthy sexuality – Watch Pure Passion TV show featuring Marnie Ferree
The Meadows: – secular treatment and training center
Music for the Soul: – ministry of music and message on variety of topics like pornography, grief, breast cancer, etc.

National Association for Christian Recovery:
National Coalition for the Protection of Children and Families:
National Institute of Marriage: – Christian marriage focus, Dr. Robert Paul
New Life Partners: – online support group for wives of sex addicts
New York Pathways: – effective, results-based therapy for people living with sex addiction in the New York area

On-Site: – experiential therapy workshops

Patrick Carnes, Ph.D.:
People Can Change: – help for unwanted same sex attractions
Promise Keepers:
Psalm51: – Faithful & True Group, Jacksonville, Florida.
Psychological Counseling Services: Intensive counseling program in Scottsdale, AZ – Dr. Ralph Earle
Pure Intimacy: – Focus on the Family help for pornography
Pure Online: – Christian based online workshops for men dealing with Internet porn and other sex-related addictions.
Pure Passion: – Christian television programming about sexuality

Sante Center for Healing: – secular treatment center for SA outside Dallas
Setting Captives Free: – Christ centered hope through on-line courses
Sex Addiction Help: – secular website with extensive information
Sexual Abuse Survivors Support Year-Round, Inc.:
Sexual Identity Therapy Framework: – addresses sexual orientation, religion and values – Throckmorton & Yarhouse
Sexual Recovery Institute: – secular treatment clinic outside Los Angeles – Robert Weiss, LCSW
Sexual Wholeness Institute: – Christian sexual therapy
Sierra Tucson: – secular treatment for addicts, spouses, and families
Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health: secular organization for treatment of sex addiction

Tamar’s Voice: – resources for victims of clergy sexual abuse
The Bridge: – treatment center for various issues
The Ranch: – treatment center for addiction, trauma and various issues

Ultimate Escape: – sex addiction ministry for young people – Steve Holladay Christian resources for pornography addiction

Walking Free: Support group ministry for male sex addicts and their wives sponsored by the First Baptist Church, Woodstock, GA