Pornography Addiction

Pornography addiction is mostly referred to as behavioral addiction that is characterized by a compulsion to view pornographic content or material. The tools available to feed a pornography addiction have since evolved because of the internet and other technologies, allowing access to pornography at all times. Whether or not pornogrpahy is a diagnosable condition, the reality is clear; it’s hurting people. Despite negative consequences to one’s physical, social, mental, emotional and financial well-being, addicted individuals are are unable to stop without help. Therapists that specialize in treating pornography addiction can help people work through the depression, social isolation, decreased productivity and financial consequences that may occur. Identifying causes and sharing solutions may be a part of the therapeutic process as well as suggestions around appropriate support groups and or medication.  

Local Experts in Pornography Addiction

Joe Saavedra

Individual Therapy, Couples Therapy, Group Therapy

I am a certified Sexual Addiction Treatment Provider (SATP) trained in CBT, Attachment, and Trauma-based modalities. I am also a part of the LifeSTAR recovery network, specifically created for treating sexual addicts and their partners dealing with the aftermath of pornography addiction.

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