Here are some suggested sources for further help through counseling and/or prayer ministry.  Though we briefly review each organization prior to listing them on this page, we cannot guarantee the quality of their respective services.  We therefore encourage people to use caution and wisdom when checking into any potential help source.

Updated: 11/11/2015

International

  • Ellel Ministries: Based in the United Kingdom, Ellel also has prayer centers in Australia, Canada, Germany,  Hungary, South Africa, India, The Netherlands, Scotland, Singapore, and the United States.  Prayer centers typically offer healing retreats, healing services and prayer ministry.   Ellel recently initiated its Ellel 365 online training program, which provides a whole year’s worth of spiritual training and discipleship.  This is a valuable resource for people seeking healing and freedom from sexual addictions.
  • Healing for the Soul: Jayson Graves, M.MFT, Christian Psychotherapist, Sexual Addiction Specialist; Based in Colorado Springs, CO (USA), Jayson serves a local, national, and international clientele. He uses an innovative, faith-based approach that can involve individual, couples, and/or group therapy over the telephone or in person.
  • Living Waters Canada: Are you struggling to know who you are? Unable to relate to people? Confused about your sexual identity? Hooked on pornography? Dealing with abuse?  No matter where you are on your journey, one of the Living Waters’ programs can possibly help. Our main offering is the 30-week Living Waters program. Beyond that, we have The River (for youth), SALT (for addicts) and CrossCurrent (for anyone).
  • Pink Cross Foundation Australia:  is not-for-profit organization that exists to support women, men and transgender people transition out of the sex industry, including those who are trafficked. We provide a suite of services for people in the industry, whether they are providers or consumers of sex services.
  • Steps2Rehab:  Based in the UK, we can advise you on an extensive range of alcohol rehab clinics and drug rehab clinics and flexible treatment programmes that specialize in drug detox and alcohol detox and rehabilitation, eating disorders, gambling addiction, co-dependency, sexual addiction and poly addiction.

United States

Nationwide:

  • AllTreatment is a drug rehab referral center and substance abuse information resource, and our main goal is to educate and inform the public about the dangers of alcohol and drug addiction.
  • Christians in Recovery: Information and resources for people who are in recovery or desire to recover from dysfunctional living, life’s abuses and traumas, addictions, etc.
  • Christian Recovery Connection: National Association for Christian Recovery, counseling referrals, phone:  (714) 529-6227
  • Focus on the Family: Free referrals to counseling sources via email or phone; call 719-531-3400 weekdays 9:00 AM to 4:40 PM (MST).
  • Healing for the Soul: Jayson Graves, M.MFT, Christian Psychotherapist, Sexual Addiction Specialist; Based in Colorado Springs, CO, Jayson serves a local, national, and international clientele. He uses an innovative, faith-based approach that can involve individual, couples, and/or group therapy over the telephone or in person.
  • Heart to Heart Counseling Center, Colorado Springs, CO; Doug Weiss, PhD, offers a variety of counseling options ranging from telephone counseling to 3-day intensives on site in Colorado Springs.
  • Ministry of Prayer & Counseling, Sue Violette, 253-273-3132 (Seattle, WA)
  • New Life Ministries: 800-639-5433 (NEW LIFE)
  • Online Addiction and Recovery Resource
  • Personal Counseling Solutions: a Christian counseling ministry rooted in the love of Christ and based on the truth of the Bible;  Phone counseling is available and easy to schedule – phone 814-734-4400 or email info@personalcounselingsolutions.com
  • Pure Heart Counseling: Offers Biblical, Christian counseling locally in Portland, Oregon and/or nationally via phone and Internet Webcam for men and couples struggling with the impact of porn and sexual sin. As former pastors, Master’s level counselors, and men who have personally broken free of sexual addiction, Pureheart offers proven results.
  • Pure Life Ministries, Dry Ridge, KY, 800-635-1866, provides biblically based counseling, teaching materials and a public speaking ministry; also features a live-in program and an at-home program.
  • RehabCenter.net:  Resources and links to rehab providers nationwide; has a faith-based section as well; deals with addictions including sex, drugs and alcohol.
  • The Marriage Counseling Therapy Network   (This is a secular network, but does have some faith-based organizations)
  •  Treatment 4 Addiction: T4A is the most comprehensive and frequently updated treatment center database in the United States. Our directory of treatment centers contains the SAMHSA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration) database, as well as many private treatment centers, therapists, and addiction professionals.  Consumers are never charged to use our resource. Users have complete access to the entire site including the recovery resources and informational content at no cost.

By State:

Alabama:

Arizona:

  • The Meadows, Wickenburg, AZ, 800-632-3697; multi-disorder facility specializing in the treatment of trauma and addiction; comprehensive treatment program created by Dr. Pat Carnes and Pia Mellody
  •  SANEResources.org, Phoenix, AZ, Anna Valenti-Anderson specializes in providing professional psychotherapy, counseling and EMDR to individuals, couples, families and groups struggling with sexual compulsion and aversion issues.  Anna has trained, worked and presented at The Meadows®, and currently works with Dr. Carnes. In-office visits, 2-day intensives, and phone consultation. Call (623) 695-0064 or visit the website.

California

Colorado:

  • Cairn Counseling, Steve Garufi, LPC, 719.221.4477 – offers both in-person counseling and telephone counseling
  • Five Star Counseling Services, Robert Whitman LPC, MA, CACIII; Denver, Boulder and other Colorado cities; 303.464.9192
  • Foundations Counseling: serving Ft. Collins and surrounding areas
  • Front Range Counseling Center (see also www.sexaddictrecovery.com): Littleton, CO, 303-933-5800, provides professional Christian counseling and psychotherapy for individuals, couples, families and groups; specialize in treating sexual addictions, co-sex addictions and many others.
  • Healing for the Soul: Jayson Graves, M.MFT, Christian Psychotherapist, Sexual Addiction Specialist; Based in Colorado Springs, CO (USA), Jayson serves a local, national, and international clientele. He uses an innovative, faith-based approach that can involve individual, couples, and/or group therapy over the telephone or in person.
  • Heart to Heart Counseling Center, Colorado Springs, CO; Doug Weiss, PhD, offers a variety of counseling options ranging from telephone counseling to 3-day intensives on site in Colorado Springs.
  • Peak Clarity:  Fort Collins. Dustin Johnson, LPC specializes in treating sexually compulsive behaviors, including pornography addiction.  Treatment is evidence-based Behavioral and Cognitive-Behavioral approaches. (secular) 970-480-0707
  • Riverpath Counseling Colorado, 5255 Ronald Reagan Blvd #220, Johnstown, CO 80534

Florida:

  • Christian Healing Ministries, Jacksonville, FL, 904-765-3332; an ecumenical ministry specializing in healing prayer and deliverance
  • Ellel Ministries, Tampa, FL; Telephone : 813-737-4848
  • Higher Solutions: Sarasota, FL; Counseling, Coaching & Consulting — God has answers for those who admit they have problems. Bob Damrau offers second chance solutions to men struggling with sexual addiction. Call today at (941) 400-6794 or e-mail.
  • PathSeeker Center : Tampa Bay area; A non-denominational and non-profit Christian counseling ministry. We provide therapy bridging the gap between Pastoral Counseling and Clinical Counseling.

Georgia:

  • Bear Creek Ranch Retreat Center:  Portal, GA;  Bear Creek Ranch is the ministry of Tim and Katie Mather, a prophetic prayer and teaching ministry based in Luke 4:18, declaring the good news of the Kingdom, healing for the broken hearted, freedom for the captives, liberty for the bruised and recovery of spiritual sight.

Illinois:

  • Chicago Counseling Center, 4300 W. Irving Park Rd, Chicago, Illinois, Telephone: (773) 736-1447, www.lydiahome.org
  • Dr. Scott Lownsdale, Rockford, IL; specialized Christian counseling services for psychological and relational conflicts, 815-229-8750
  • Lyons Counseling Center, 4147 S Prescott Ave, Lyons, Illinois, Telephone: (708) 308-4141, www.lydiahome.org
  • Rockford Counseling Center, 910 E. Second Avenue, Rockford, Illinois, Telephone: (815) 965-3447, www.lydiahome.org
  • Chicagoland area:  Willow Creek Church Counseling Referral: Call 847-765-5000, ask for the Pastor on Call and ask for referral to a Christian Counselor

Iowa:

  • Quad Cities Counseling Center, 1431 Ripley Street, Davenport, Iowa, Telephone: (563) 322-0382
    www.lydiahome.org

Kansas:

Kentucky:

  • Healing Journey of Recovery is the private practice of Jan Grentz, Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) located in London, Kentucky, treating individuals, couples, families and groups, for anxiety, depression, grief, trauma, codependency, broken relationships, sexual addiction and other compulsive behaviors with effective life skills, while encouraging spirituality and belief in God as meaningful in the healing process. (606) 682-5890
  • Pure Life Ministries, Dry Ridge, KY, 800-635-1866, provides biblically based counseling, teaching materials and a public speaking ministry; also features a live-in program and an at-home program.

Maryland:

  • Ephesians Life Ministries, Inc.,  Silver Springs and other cities
  • Serenity Pastoral Counseling & Consulting, LLC, 20 Crossroads Drive, Suite 104, Owings Mills, MD,  410-363-6770, 410-977-2571.  Serenity is a bible-based, clinically sound professional counseling service that provides individual and group counseling for persons who desire to overcome sexual addiction. We also provide codependency counseling for friends and family members who are coping with a loved ones addiction.

Minnesota:

Missouri

  • Daybreak Counseling Services, LLC,  Todd Kolenda, MA, LPC, 309 N. Jefferson office 209 Springfield, MO 65806 (417) 269-8727
  •  Tri-Lakes Relational Center Springfield, Josh Spurlock, 417.496.1867; Springfield, Missouri

New Jersey:

  • East Coast Counseling Center, 170 Township Line Road, Building A, 2nd Floor, Hillsborough, New Jersey
    Telephone: (908) 359-3267, www.lydiahome.org
  • New Strength Counseling, Union and Freehold, NJ, practice works with men (and couples) struggling with sexual addiction/purity issues,  888-715-2443

Ohio:

  • New Reflections Counseling: Matt Pavlik MA, PCC-S Professional Clinical Counselor; offices in Lebanon, Blue Ash, and South Dayton; 513-404-1212; “Bringing Your Potential To Light”

Oklahoma:

Oregon:

  • Misty Mountain Family Enrichment Center, Portland; Christian counseling & retreat center specializing in treating people affected by sexual addictions, pornography, online affairs and abortion.  Email: mistymtnfamily@yahoo.com
  • Pure Heart Counseling: Offers Biblical, Christian counseling locally in Portland, Oregon and/or nationally via phone and Internet Webcam for men and couples struggling with the impact of porn and sexual sin. As former pastors, Master’s level counselors, and men who have personally broken free of sexual addiction, Pureheart offers proven results.

Pennsylvania:

Tennessee:

Texas:

  • www.HopeAndFreedom.com: Dr. Milton Magness specializes in Three-Day Intensives (In Houston and in the Canadian Rockies) for men and couples to jumpstart sex addiction recovery and also for relapse or slip recovery. (713) 630-0111
  • Battle Lines Counseling: Second Baptist Church, Jane Elder Building, Room 4012, Jane Elder Building, 6400 Woodway, Houston, Texas 77057; 713 365 6095;
    Meets Tuesdays from: 7 PM to 8:10 PM break into small groups from 8:10 PM to 9 PM

Washington:

  • Erik Bohlin, M.A., LMHC, phone: 425-334-8916; uses a combination of biblical principles, counseling and 12 steps to help men and their wives work through sex addiction issues
  • Ministry of Prayer & Counseling,  Sue Violette, 253-273-3132 (Seattle, WA)
  • SoundChristiancounseling.com: Veronica Rasmussen, Licensed Clinical Social Worker; Seatac,WA

If you would like to suggest a recommended resource to this page for counseling and/or ministry, please contact us.