Sex Addiction & Intimacy Disorders

ChiangmaiWe offer highly specialized treatment for intimacy disorders such as sex, love, and relationship addiction. Ms. Myers is a CSAT IV (Certified Sex Addiction Therapist)  who trained with Dr. Patrick Carnes, and who also is in ongoing consultation with Douglas Braun-Harvey. With over 23 years working in the field of addiction, she brings a wealth of expertise and understanding about addictive processes. We use research based techniques to address the attachment disruptions and intimacy failures that lead to out of control sexual behavior and intimacy disorders. Many of our clients have participated in intensive residential or workshop-based treatment programs prior to working with us. We have received training with many of the treatment program staff with whom our clients have received prior treatment, and this has helped build continuity for lasting outcomes.

Julieann Myers-Center For Healthy Change offers a safe and integrative “step-down” alternative for those returning to their community and wanting to participate in ongoing support and healing. Because or our in-depth training and knowledge we are able to understand and address our client’s pain and discomfort. We work through a guided process that is safe, compassionate and generates self-accountability, life coping skills and hope. Our approach incorporates psychodynamic and task based interventions in individual and group psychotherapy. Our treatment incorporates techniques from Attachment Repair Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, and Mindfulness. We offer female specific groups for healing destructive and compulsive relationship patterns, Practical Empowerment Groups, Time to Heal Weekend Group Programs, Weekend Intensives for out of state clients or clients with limited weekday time and groups for women whose spouses struggle with out of control sexual behavior or sex addiction…

Del Mar, Cardiff & San Diego Locations