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Find Sex Addiction Therapists & Counselors in Madera, CA.

 

Many people become addicted to sex as a way to cope with stress, low self-esteem, and even trauma. When this happens, sex becomes an unhealthy coping mechanism that can actually get in the way of healing.

Do you feel a constant craving for sex is negatively affecting your life and relationships? If so, seeking sex addiction treatment is a logical next step to take. A sex counselor can help you discover the causes of your addiction so that you can set limits and improve your life.

Whether you are located in downtown Madera, the suburbs of Madera, other nearby places such as Clovis, Merced, or anywhere else in California, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Signs You Should Consider Sex Addiction Treatment

Here are some signs that you may have a sex addiction and should consider therapy:

  • You have repeated affairs.
  • You feel you must continually push the envelope in order to be satisfied sexually.
  • You feel disgusted after you engage in sexual behavior.
  • You turn to sex or masturbation as the primary way to cope with stress.
  • You get in trouble with the law because of risky sexual behavior.
  • You hire prostitutes to satisfy your frequent sexual appetite.

To learn more, read licensed therapist Victoria Haag’s article about sex addiction and how to tell if therapy is right for you.

Beat Sex Addiction with the Help of a Sex Counselor

A sex counselor can help you understand your behavior, the origins of your addiction, and what you need to do to stop it. They can also hold you accountable to make the changes you say you want.

If you’re ready for a change, reaching out for counseling is an excellent option. Mental Health Match can help by matching you with a sex therapist near you. Start by browsing experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Avery Garrett
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explore what balance looks like for you and make a plan to help get you there. For most of my clients, that means reducing OCD or anxiety symptoms so that you don't have to organize your life around that nagging 'what-if' feeling.


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explore what balance looks like for you and make a plan to help get you there. For most of my clients, that means reducing OCD or anxiety symptoms so that you don't have to organize your life around that nagging 'what-if' feeling.

Something to know about my approach is:

my approach is eclectic and flexible to your goals and needs! Depending on what you're interested in exploring, we may use a combination of psychodynamic (talk) therapy, Exposure and Response Prevention, parts work/inner child healing, and ACT.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Body Dysmorphia
  • Dermatillomania / Skin Picking / Excoriation
  • Fears and Phobias
  • Gender Identity and Affirmation
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Harm OCD
  • Health Anxiety
  • Hoarding
  • LGBTQ+
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Spectrum Disorders (OCSDs)
  • Panic Attacks
  • Panic Disorders
  • Pedophilic obsessive-compulsive disorder (POCD)
  • Polyamory
  • Queer Identity
  • Social Anxiety
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Dina Bdaiwi
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We will deconstruct myths about you And replace them w/ truths! Remove value/stigma/judgment from your relationship with your body. Accepting and working with the body you have today. Learn how to (do no harm, but) take no shit! Inspire authenticity.


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We will deconstruct myths about you And replace them w/ truths! Remove value/stigma/judgment from your relationship with your body. Accepting and working with the body you have today. Learn how to (do no harm, but) take no shit! Inspire authenticity.

Something to know about my approach is:

Sometimes it's hard to be a human, to have a body, to deal with family, and to feel safe in relationships. I practice a blend of Narrative, Relational-Cultural, and Feminist Therapies. Context matters, language matters, identity matters.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Acculturation Issues
  • Adolescents
  • Alternative Relationships
  • Body Acceptance
  • Body Image
  • Developing Secure Attachment
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Domestic Violence Survivors
  • Emotional regulation
  • Emotion Dysregulation
  • Empowering women
  • Empowerment
  • Ethical Non-Monogamy
  • Exploring Attachment Styles
  • Gender Diversity
  • gender exploration
  • Gender Identity and Affirmation
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • grief
  • Health at every size
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • Inner Child Work
  • LGBTQ+
  • Neurodivergence
  • Nonbinary Gender Identity
  • Polyamory
  • Queer Identity
  • Rape and Sexual Assault
  • Relationship Distress
  • Religious Identity
  • Sexuality
  • Sexual Self-Esteem
  • Sex worker support
  • Social Justice
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Suicidality
  • supporting LGBT children
  • Undocumented Residents
  • Women's Identity/Image
  • Young Adults
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Christina Khouie
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Work together to help you achieve your goals and ultimately enhance your quality of life.


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Work together to help you achieve your goals and ultimately enhance your quality of life.

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I utilize a direct yet compassionate solution focused manner with my clients. I utilize evidence based modalities such as cognitive behavioral therapy and dialectical behavioral therapy.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Couples Therapy
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sex Addiction
  • Substance Abuse
  • Trauma
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Christina Khouie remote and phone therapy in California
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Savannah Henderson
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I provide queer affirming therapy! We can explore identity, relationships and intimacy, attachment, trauma, anxiety/depression, boundaries, and navigating cis/heteronormativity. Poly/ENM partners welcome and celebrated.


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I provide queer affirming therapy! We can explore identity, relationships and intimacy, attachment, trauma, anxiety/depression, boundaries, and navigating cis/heteronormativity. Poly/ENM partners welcome and celebrated.

Something to know about my approach is:

I use different therapy approaches and find a style that best serves each of my clients. I predominately utilize narrative therapy, Gestalt therapy, attachment therapy, Internal Family Systems therapy, and cognitive-behavioral therapy.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Wounds
  • Boundaries
  • Depression
  • Ethical Non-Monogamy
  • Gay Identity
  • Gender
  • Imposter Syndrome
  • Lesbian Identity
  • LGBTQ+
  • Polyamory
  • Queer Identity
  • Sexuality
  • Stress
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Savannah Henderson remote and phone therapy in California
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Jessica Moran
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If you are looking for a therapist that will simply listen and nod, I am not the therapist for you. If you are looking to reach your goals and take control of your life send me a message today.


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If you are looking for a therapist that will simply listen and nod, I am not the therapist for you. If you are looking to reach your goals and take control of your life send me a message today.

Something to know about my approach is:

I am sex therapist that is also trained is treating trauma (TFCBT and EMDR), anxiety, and relationship challenges with Emotion Focused Therapy (premarital, consensual non monogamy, discernment counseling, and divorce / conscious uncoupling).

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Couples sex therapy
  • Divorce and Separation
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Mindfulness
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Issues
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Jessica Moran remote and phone therapy in California, Oregon, Wyoming