Episode 44: Part 3 of 5 - Mari A. Lee, LMFT, CSAT-S Talks Pornography Addiction & Sex Addiction.
By Vanessa Lech
Mari A. Lee, LMFT, CSAT-S is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, a Certified Sex Addiction Therapist and Supervisor, the founder of Growth Counseling Services, and a trusted business coach to therapists around the U.S. and the world. Mari is recognized nationally and internationally for her ground breaking clinical work with partners and spouses of sexually compulsive people. She is the founder of Growth Counseling, located in Southern California. Additionally, Mari is a busy coach who is passionate about helping colleagues’ achieve their private practice goals. She is best known for supporting clinicians in developing multiple income streams beyond the one-on-one clinical hour. Mari works with her coaching clients through individual on line sessions, and in her on line private coaching group, “Like A Boss” with excellent reviews from her coaching clients. Mari also provides free open source information on her coaching blogs, and well as materials and forms packets for therapists on her Toolbox Store, including freebie forms as a support to the clinical community. Along with her clinical and coaching work, Mari is the co-author of the bestselling book, “Facing Heartbreak: Steps to Recovery for Partners of Sex Addicts”, and she is the author of, “Healing Betrayal”, and “The Creative Clinician: Exercises and Activities for Clients and Group Therapy”, and a contributing author to “Behavioral Addictions: Criteria, Evidence and Treatment.” Her next book, “The Gift in the Wound: Stories of Resiliency and Hope” will be out in 2019. Mari is also a popular speaker and presents across the country on the topic of sex and love addiction, partner’s betrayal trauma, women’s issues, and hosts’ women’s and couples healing workshops. Finally, she is the co-founder of “The Shine Retreat for Women” – an annual women’s retreat in Laguna Beach, CA. where a small and diverse group of kind, inclusive, and supportive women and therapists enjoy a weekend of connection, restoration and fun!If you would like to learn more about Mari’s business coaching support, you may do so here: http://www.thecounselorscoach.comIf you need forms and materials for your practice or agency, you can find those here:http://www.thecounselorscoach.com/counseling-products-materials-exercises/ You can find out information regarding Mari’s Like a Boss coaching group here: http://www.thecounselorscoach.com/like-a-boss-facebook-coaching-group/ You are welcome to read what other therapists have to say about Mari’s coaching support:http://www.thecounselorscoach.com/business-coaching-testimonials/ If you would like to learn more about the Shine Retreat for Women, that information is located here: https://www.shineretreatforwomen.comTo learn more about having Mari speak at your event, visit: http://www.thecounselorscoach.com/motivational-keynote-speaking-therapists/This podcast episode covers the full gamut briefly covering the topics of:* Sex Addiction* Love Addiction* Eroticized Rage* Partner’s Betrayal Trauma* Clinician Safety* Violence* Sex OffendersBelow is how you can find out more about Mari’s work:http://www.growthcounselingservices.com/http://www.thecounselorscoach.comhttps://www.linkedin.com/in/mari-a-lee-lmft-csat-s-a51a876https://www.pinterest.com/sexaddicthelp/https://www.facebook.com/MariALeeTherapyhttps://twitter.com/marileetherapyAdditional Resources:National Suicide Prevention Lifeline1-800-273-8255https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/American Association of Poison Control Centers1-800-222-1222https://aapcc.org/DISCLAIMER: The views and opinions expressed by guest speakers do not necessarily reflect nor represent the views, positions or policies of the host Vanessa Lech, the podcast “Unraveled - Addiction and Anger Management” or “Carolina Addiction and Anger Management PLLC”.The information included in the podcast, “Unraveled - Addiction and Anger Management” and the “Unraveled - Addiction and Anger Management” podcast description is for informational and educational purposes only. This does NOT establish a clinical relationship with anyone. Please consult with a licensed behavioral health clinician in your area for personalized assistance with your unique situation. Thank you.