Professional Education Series: Sex Addiction Basics


Speaker: Amy Sohler, MA, LMHC, SUDP, CSAT

It is important for substance use disorder professionals and mental health counselors to be aware of clients who present with co-occurring sexual compulsivity, more commonly known as sex addiction which can trigger SUD relapse. This workshop presents what sex addiction is, common behaviors, neuroscientific understandings, etiology, addiction interaction, the differences between sex offending and sex addiction and therapeutic recovery tools.


1. Recognize the clinical presentation of sex addiction

2. Understand sexual compulsivity versus normal variations of sexuality

3. Learn sexual sobriety tools

1 Credit Hour

Time: 10AM – 11:30AM PST

The course is offered via Demio.

The event is free of charge.

The Recovery Village Ridgefield has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 7009. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. The Recovery Village Ridgefield is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

Any accommodations for a disability please email [email protected]

For questions regarding Continuing Education Events please contact Event Director, Ashley Tate at [email protected] Mailing address is 750 Orlando Ave Suite 201, Winter Park, FL 32789.