Resources

Counselors:
List of local counselors that specialize in dealing with pornography addictions (PDF)

RECLAiM Sexual Health offers a science-based, Catholic Online Recovery Program and other resources for those who desire to reclaim God’s plan for their lives and the lives of loved ones impacted by pornography or other unhealthy sexual behaviors. https://reclaimsexualhealth.com/

Websites:

  • IntegrityRestored.com (Catholic)
  • ProtectYoungEyes.com (Christian)
  • CovenantEyes.com (Christian)
  • TheVictoryApp.com  (Life Teen)
  • Exodus90.com (Catholic)
  • ThePornEffect.com (Catholic)
  • EndSexualExploitation.org (Secular)
  • ChastityProject.com (Catholic)
  • Faithandsafety.org (Catholic – United States Conference of Catholic Bishops)
  • FightTheNewDrug.org (Secular) (“Fortify” is an effective recovery program of Fight the New Drug.)
  • LincolnDiocese.org  (“Freedom and Protection from pornography” is listed under: “Most Popular Pages” on Lincoln’s home page.)
  • NetSmartz.org (The NetSmartz Workshop is an interactive, educational safety resource from the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) and Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) for children aged 5 to 17, parents, guardians, educators, and law enforcement that uses age-appropriate, 3-D activities to teach children and teens how to stay safer on the Internet.)
  • NetSmartz411.org (Premier online resource and Help Desk for answering questions about Internet safety, computers, the Web, and a knowledge base for answers to questions about the online world.)
  • STRIVE (Secular) (A 21 day detox program for men)

Pastoral Letters:

DVDS:

  • “The Heart of the Matter” – An excellent documentary of men and women who struggled with pornography and found freedom in Christ. Order online at  TheHeartoftheMatterMovie.com
  • “Is Porn Naked and Unashamed” – Session I “Hope Undimmed DVD Series” produced by, Paradisus Dei: “That Man Is You” Phone 281-974-3541. Order online at ParadisusDei.org.

Books:
Available on Amazon or Barnes and Noble.

  • “Treating Pornography Addiction,” by Dr. Kevin B. Skinner
  • “Wired for Intimacy,” by Dr. William M. Struthers
  • “Integrity Restored,” by Dr. Peter C. Kleponis
  • “The Pornography Trap,” by Dr. Ralph H. Earle Jr. and Dr. Mark R. Laaser
  • “Healing the Wounds of Sexual Addiction,” by Dr. Mark R. Laaser
  • “Out of the Shadows” by Dr. Patrick Carnes
  • “Delivered,” by Matt Fradd,
  • “Restored,” by Matt and Cameron Fradd
  • “Addictive Thinking, Understanding Self-deception,” by Dr. Abraham Twerski