The goal of our Sex Addiction Foundations is two fold: Building a solid foundation of recovery and understanding the impact of the addiction on your partner.
To accomplish a recovery foundation, we will use resources such as Facing the Shadow as well as our own resources that we have developed over the years. In addition, we will help you understand the traumatic impact of sex addiction on your partner, and how you can begin the process of relational restoration.
Our Foundations Intensive is especially suited for those at the beginning of their recovery journey and in the beginning phases of relational healing after discovery and/or disclosure. It helps to kick start this process and establish a strong base from which to heal.
That said, we’ve also found this intensive very helpful for those who may have been in recovery for a while, but who are needing to re-establish a strong foundation. This may be due to relapse or because they never built a strong foundation at the start.
The intensive lasts for 4-days, with the days running roughly from 9:00AM – 6:00PM, or 30 therapy hours. Send us an email to receive a sample schedule.
Some topics will vary based on the needs of the participants, but topics we typically cover include:
We recognize that not everyone will need an intensive like this, but we do believe that everyone could benefit from it. We will be packing 30 hours of focused content intothe intensive, with individualized focused care. We’ve found that an intensive format is a really good way to focus on important foundational content to building a solid recovery base and to begin the process of relational healing. In fact, we’ve found that what we can cover in a few days would be similar to what you could cover in around a year of once weekly individual therapy. This format really helps you focus on building a solid recovery base, and also helps you to begin healing the rupture in your relationship.
We work to find the best time frames for those attending our intensives. We try to work around work schedules as much as possible. For that reason, we often schedule our Foundations intensives from Fridays-Mondays. We account for the needs of your schedule to make our program work for you and for your family.
The cost for the intensive is $3500 for the 4 days. This includes materials, assessment inventories, focused care, and dedicated support throughout the intensive. If you have financial hardship, please do let us know and we will do everything we can to make the program work foryou.
If you have any further questions please feel free to reach out to our IOP director, Eric Anderson, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (818) 435-7847 ext 21. Eric would be happy to talk to you more about the program and if it’s a good fit for you.