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I am addicted to sex or porn

If you struggle with sex or porn addiction, there is help and hope!

Thanks to CEASE (Center to End All Sexual Exploitation) for sharing this page.

Get Help

Want to Change?

If you have not been arrested, but want to stop cruising the internet, the street or porn sites looking for sex, there are many helpful resources in Edmonton.

Healthy sex requires these five basic conditions be met: Consent, Equality, Respect, Trust, and Safety.

Sexual Addiction Counsellors in Edmonton, AB:

Insight Psychological
Cory Hrushka and Jason Jones
Sliding fee services for non-insured individuals
North Edmonton 780 478-2580
South Edmonton 780 461 1717
Toll Free All of Albert 1 888 311-3501

Cathy Mayhew, Recovery Counselling Services
780 434-4837

Dr. Simon Sheh Registered Psychologist P.H.D.
Meadowlark Health Centre
780-429-4761, extension 237
156 Street and 87 Avenue, Edmonton
[email protected]
Sexual addiction, recovery from extra-marital affairs, marriage and individual therapy, anger management.

Sacha Aldrich  B.A., M.A.
Peace Counselling Services
#608 10216-124 Street, Edmonton
[email protected] 
Trauma and abuse (family violence, chronic pain, depression, loss & spiritual development.

JoAnn McCartney, JoMc Counselling Services
780 945-7964

Christina Bell, Centre for Healthy Recovery
780 239-3344

Thorpe Recovery Centre
780 875-8890

Rita Ann Martino M.Sc.
Cornerstone Counselling
#302-10140 117th St
[email protected]
Marriage and family therapy. Divorce, parenting, trauma, grief, sexual abuse, addiction, eating disorder, depression and anxiety, spiritual issues.

Joel Pukalo M.A. Clinical Psychology
Private Practice
587- 336-5635
Most issues: Individuals, couples and families. Experience with children and youth as school counsellor

Online and Community Resources

“Making promises to ourselves does not work. Telling the truth does.”
-Patrick Carnes

The effects of internet porn use:

Helpful Books by Patrick Carnes:

  • Out of the Shadows: Understanding Sexual Addiction
  • Don’t Call it Love: Helping the Sexual Addict
  • Facing the Shadow: Starting Sexual and Relationship Recovery
  • In the Shadow of the Net: Breaking Free of Compulsive Online Sexual Behavior

Sex Help Website

12-step self-help groups
Sex Addicts Anonymous – Edmonton
A fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other so they may overcome their sexual addiction.

Sexual Compulsives Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other, that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from sexual compulsion

Recovery Group for Partners of Sex Addicts
This is the companion group to Sex Addicts Anonymous and whether their partners attend the SAA meetings or not, all partners of sex addicts will be welcome at this group. It is at St. Andrews Church community hall in Edmonton.
Contact: [email protected]