Saturday, June 06, 2020


HELPFUL Lists & Links

Looking for something? Find it here!   Treatment Centers, Books, Support Groups

The content of all our resources come from credible experts. Whenever possible we try to find faith-centered sources. However, there can be tremendous wisdom and direction is resources that do not have to "wear" their label of Christianity. We do not 100% endorse any one author or source. We ask that anyone who goes to experts always use their own wisdom and experiences to validate anything they read or hear.

*Treatment Centers

    • Pine Grove Recovery is a 45 day minimum treatment center for the person who is struggling with sexual addiction/compulsivity. They treat dual diagnosed individuals and treat the multiply addicted individual. The Patrick Carnes 30 tasks model is used here. Hattiesburg, MS  PIne Grove also treats chemical addiction and eating disorders.
    • Cumberland Heights Alchohol and Drug addiction treatment center west of Nashville TN
    • Sober Living By The Sea? Just steps from the shoreline in Newport Beach, one of the most beautiful beach communities in Southern California, Sober Living by the Sea Drug and Alcohol Treatment Centers (SLBTS) provide alcohol and drug treatment to those in need of rehabilitation for drug addiction, alcoholism, chemical dependency, substance abuse and other harmful drug addictions. There is a Celebrate Recovery track available for faith-based treatment.
    • Sierra Tucson Alcohol, Drug, Sexual Trauma/Addiction, Eating Disorder Treatment. Arizona
    • Onsite Workshops have been helping people to gently rediscover the best in themselves and their relationships. West of Nashville, TN.
    • Caron Foundation Alcohol, Drug, Sexual Trauma/Addiction, Eating Disorders, & Codependency Treatment. Pennsylvania
    • Cirque Lodge is located in Sundance Utah, is a leading drug treatment center providing services for alcohol and drug rehab, prescription drug abuse, detox and treatment for substance addictions.
    • Cottonwood De TucsonAlcohol, Drug, Sexual Trauma/Addiction, Eating Disorders, & Codependency Treatment. Tucson, AZ
    • The Meadows Specializing in Sexual Addiction/Trauma, Alcohol and Drug Addiction. Arizona
    • Remuda Ranch Eating Disorders, Codependency Treatment. Arizona
    • Faithful and True Ministries - To provide help and hope for those suffering with sexual shame due to sexual abuse, sin and addiction. Nashville, TN
    • Aspen Education is recognized nationwide as the leading provider of education programs for struggling or underachieving young people. As the largest and most comprehensive network of therapeutic schools and programs, Aspen offers professionals and families the opportunity to choose a setting that best meets a student's unique academic and emotional needs. Our services range from short-term intervention programs to residential treatment, and include a variety of therapeutic interventions including:boarding schools, wilderness therapy, and weight loss programs. Nationwide.
    • Marble Retreat an interdenominational counseling center providing brief, intensive, Christ-centered, psychiatric therapy for ministers and missionaries in vocational, marital, or personal crisis. Colorado
    • Betty Ford Center Alcohol, Drug, Codependency Treatment. Califronia
    • The Beachcomber Alcohol, Drug, and Codependency Treatment. Florida
    • KeyStone Center Extended Care Unit for issues surrounding Sexual Compulsivity and trauma. Philadelphia, PN
    • Bethesda Workshops is a safe and specifically Christian oriented intensive focussing on the sexually addicted/compulsive and partners. Nashville, TN
    • Teen Challenge A Christian treatment center for teens.
 *Please see a therapist or qualified mental health professional in order to help you find the best fit for treatment. Each treatment center has it's own style, treatment, and emphasis which should match your struggle. Treatment is an important life-changing event and should be considered very carefully! In the treatment community the phrase we often use is...."you get what you pay for".


Codependent No More   Melodie Beattie
Codependents' Guide to the Twelve Steps     Melodie Beattie
Boundaries  John Cloud and John Townsend
Safe People     Cloud & Townsend
Toxic Faith     Steve Arterburn
Adult Child's Guide to What's "Normal"   Friel & Friel
Sexual Compulsivity/Addiction/Recovery:
Out of the Shadows     Patrick Carnes
Mending a Broken Heart  Stefanie Carnes
Disclosing Secrets       Corley & Schneider
Facing the Shadow     Patrick Carnes
The Betrayal Bond Patrick Carnes
Don't Call It Love     Patrick Carnes
Wild at Heart     John Eldridge
Faithful and True     Mark Laaser
A Gentle Path Through the 12 Steps     Patrick Carnes
Cybersex Unhooked     Delmonico/Griffin/Moriarity
In the Shadow of the Net     Carnes/Delmonico/Griffin/Moriarty
Trauma and Addiction     Tian Dayton
Silently Seduced     Kenneth Adams
The Feeling Good Handbook     David D. Burns
Where Is God When It Hurts?     Philip Yancey

  • Recovery Support Group Links Alcohol and Health Information for general public from community health care professionals
    American Society of Addiction Medicine Physician references to the field of addiction medicine
    Center for Substance Abuse Prevention Substance Abuse & Mental Health Service Administration of US Dept. of Health and Human Services
    Center for Substance Abuse Research University of Maryland Center for Substance Abuse Research
    CHADD – Support for children and adults with ADHD
    Entertainment Industries Council nonprofit organization primary information on health and social services among the entertainment industry
    MADD ON-LINE Mothers Against Drunk Driving
    Mental Health Net Comprehensive source of mental health and addiction information
    National Assn. of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors - Association for addiction professionals
    National Association on Alcohol, Drugs and Disability, Inc. - promotes awareness and education about substance abuse among people with disabilities.
    National Council on Alcoholism and drug Dependence (NCADD) - fighting the stigma and the disease of alcoholism and other drug addictions
    National Inst. on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism - Providing leadership in the National effort to reduce alcohol related problems
    National Inst. on Drug Abuse - Leading the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction
    Nicotine Anonymous
    Partnership for a Drug-Free America
    PREVLINE (Prevention Online) - US Dept. of Health and Human Services-Alcohol and Drug info
    Places for Struggling Teens: - Educational consultant for Parental resources
    Recovering Couples Anonymous - 12 Step program for couples to find freedom for dysfunctional patterns
    Recovery Resources Online - The alcoholism and addiction resource guide
    Sexual Healing
    Sober Vacations International - organization putting together sober people for sober vacations
    Substance Abuse & Mental Health Service Administration - US Dept. of Health and Human Services
    Web of Addictions - providing accurate information about alcohol and other drug addictions