Find Sex Addiction Therapists & Counselors in Bluemont of Washington DC, DC.

Show neighborhoods in Washington DC    

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 Washington DC, Anacostia, Ballston, Bluemont, or even Brentwood, 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.

Bluemont of Washington DC, DC Sex Counselors - List Your Practice on Mental Health Match

Looking to expand your network? At Mental Health Match, we match clients to therapists and counselors specializing in sex addiction. Get set up for new referrals in 10 minutes or less. 60 day free trial, with no credit cards required to start. Join now.

Read more
Showing 1 - 5 (32 total therapists)
Showing 1 - 5 (32 total therapists)
Filters:
Picture of Jerry Mize, mental health therapist in Virginia
Jerry Mize
Together, we will:

Whether you're confronting anxiety, trauma, questions about sex, or other intimate concerns, I'm here to collaboratively work with you to map out a plan that meets your goals. I believe in giving you autonomy to your care.


View Profile

Are We a Match?

Take Our Survey
Picture of Jerry Mize, mental health therapist in Virginia
View Profile

Are We a Match?

Take Our Survey
Together, we will:

Whether you're confronting anxiety, trauma, questions about sex, or other intimate concerns, I'm here to collaboratively work with you to map out a plan that meets your goals. I believe in giving you autonomy to your care.

Something to know about my approach is:

It’s about you. My approach begins by seeing and acknowledging you, by using person-centered, and Cognitive Behavioral approaches. I aim to create an environment tailored to your specific needs whether it's trauma, anxiety, sex, or something else.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Couples
  • Depression
  • Gender Transition
  • LGBTQ+
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship Skills
  • Sex Therapy
Read more about me
Jerry Mize remote and phone therapy in Virginia
Picture of Lisa Smith, mental health therapist in Virginia
Lisa Smith
Together, we will:

Define the goals that brought you to therapy. At the end of each session, we make a list of what the week will look like working towards your goal.


View Profile

Are We a Match?

Take Our Survey
Picture of Lisa Smith, mental health therapist in Virginia
View Profile

Are We a Match?

Take Our Survey
Together, we will:

Define the goals that brought you to therapy. At the end of each session, we make a list of what the week will look like working towards your goal.

Something to know about my approach is:

I practice Problem Solving, CBT, Internal Family Systems, complementary alternative medicine, harm reduction and integration for support psychedelics. I will introduce what is key features in these paradigms until we find what resonates with you.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Addictions
  • Adult ADHD
  • Aging and Getting Older
  • Aging Parents
  • Alcohol
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Betting and Gambling
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bipolar II
  • Career Burnout
  • Career Counseling
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Stress
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Drug Use
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • LGBTQ+
  • Mood Disorders
  • Panic Attacks
  • Panic Disorders
  • Parenting
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Psychosis
  • Schizophrenia
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Women
Read more about me
Lisa Smith remote and phone therapy in Virginia
FEELING OVERWHELMED?
Take our free survey to make your search easier.
Picture of Mindy Eaves, mental health therapist in Virginia
Mindy Eaves
Together, we will:

The ultimate goal is for clients and their families to learn more about the effects trauma has on the body, triggers, and to reduce the frequency, intensity, and duration of symptoms. Clients are active participants in goal setting.


View Profile

Are We a Match?

Take Our Survey
Picture of Mindy Eaves, mental health therapist in Virginia
View Profile

Are We a Match?

Take Our Survey
Together, we will:

The ultimate goal is for clients and their families to learn more about the effects trauma has on the body, triggers, and to reduce the frequency, intensity, and duration of symptoms. Clients are active participants in goal setting.

Something to know about my approach is:

I do not have clients walk me through the details of their trauma. I focus on working with clients to identify triggers and reduce the intensity, duration, and frequency of symptoms.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Addictions
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Aspergers
  • Autism in Adults
  • Borderline Personality
  • Chronic Stress
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Domestic Violence
  • Domestic Violence Survivors
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Infidelity
  • Panic Attacks
  • Panic Disorders
  • Parenting
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Pregnancy
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Psychosis
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Relationships
  • Suicidal Ideation
Read more about me
Mindy Eaves remote and phone therapy in Virginia
Picture of Dawn Weiss Smith, mental health therapist in Virginia
Dawn Weiss Smith
Together, we will:

Strategies and empowering focus to help you find your voice, your healing and your best life


View Profile

Are We a Match?

Take Our Survey
Picture of Dawn Weiss Smith, mental health therapist in Virginia
View Profile

Are We a Match?

Take Our Survey
Together, we will:

Strategies and empowering focus to help you find your voice, your healing and your best life

Something to know about my approach is:

A non judgmental, challenging and solution focused approach in a warm and empowering style

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adolescent Risk Behaviors
  • Adolescents
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Couples
  • Couples Sex Therapy
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Parent-Child Relationship
  • Perfectionism
  • Polyamory
  • Teenagers
Read more about me
Dawn Weiss Smith remote and phone therapy in Virginia
Picture of Linda Thimons, mental health therapist in Virginia
Linda Thimons
Together, we will:

Empower you to uncover strengths within you.


View Profile

Are We a Match?

Take Our Survey
Picture of Linda Thimons, mental health therapist in Virginia
View Profile

Are We a Match?

Take Our Survey
Together, we will:

Empower you to uncover strengths within you.

Something to know about my approach is:

I will be your support and guide on your path toward growth, however that looks for you. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor with a great deal of experience in a number of counseling approaches and interventions.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Addictions
  • Adolescents
  • Alcohol
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Aspergers
  • Autism in Adults
  • Betting and Gambling
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bipolar II
  • Borderline Personality
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Domestic Violence
  • Domestic Violence Survivors
  • Drug Use
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • LGBTQ+
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attacks
  • Panic Disorders
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Read more about me
Linda Thimons remote and phone therapy in Virginia