Sexual Addiction – Assessment and Treatment
This training will enable professionals to identify 10 criteria for addiction. They will understand the addiction cycle. They will recognize how early trauma and other components enable an addiction to develop. Providers will be able to identify 10 types of compulsive behavior revealed through research.
Who Should Attend
Therapists who work with individuals and couples who are having personal and relationship problems. In some cases, the individual’s and couple’s struggles might be due to underlying sexual addiction issues.
Date: February 28, 2018
Time: 9:00 am until 12:00 noon
Location: Salt Lake City Public Library, 4th floor conference room
Continuing Education Credit: 3 hours
The following organizations have approved CE credit for this course:
The Utah Psychological Association
Utah Association of Social Workers
The course relates to Marriage and Family Therapy work. The training will help MFT providers identify sexual addictive behavior when applicable.
Course Director: Steven J. Chen, Ph.D.
Steven was trained in Clinical Psychology and obtained his Ph.D. in 1992. He has worked at a variety of settings and has more than 25 years’ experience in psychology. Steven has worked with numerous individuals suffering from addiction, including alcohol, sex, and drug dependence. He utilizes a unique intensive outpatient approach, which is highly effective in helping those with addiction as well as spouses and family members. He is a certified sex addiction therapist (CSAT).