About Alexandra Katehakis, Ph.D., MFT, CST, CSAT
Alexandra Katehakis, PhD, MFT, CST, CSAT is the founder and Clinical Director of Center for Healthy Sex in Los Angeles, where she and her staff successfully treat a full spectrum of sexual disorders, ranging from issues of sexual desire and dysfunction to the treatment of sexual addiction. She is the author of Erotic Intelligence: Igniting Hot, Healthy Sex While in Recovery from Sex Addiction and co-author of Making Advances: A Comprehensive Guide for Treating Female Sex and Love Addicts. Her free Daily Meditations on healthy sex and love are open to the public. Since 2006, Ms. Katehakis has studied affective neuroscience with Allan N. Schore, incorporating regulation theory into her treatment of sexual addiction. Alex is the 2012 recipient of the Carnes Award, a prestigious acknowledgement for her contributions to the field of sex addiction.
Articles by Alexandra Katehakis, Ph.D., MFT, CST, CSAT:
The Power of Preying: Why Men Target Women in the Workplace
USA vs Norway: The One Night Stand
Millennial Men, Women and Casual Sex
The Demisexual Phenomenon
Is Masturbation Bad for You?
The Difference Between Love and Love Addiction
The Process of Love Addiction Withdrawal
Ending the Addictive Cycle
Sexual Sobriety: Recovering from Sex Addiction
The Psychology of Addictive Relationships
Working the Steps for Love Addicts
Coping with Your Partner’s Sex Addiction
The 12 Steps & Partners of Sex Addicts in Recovery
Anger & Partners of Sex Addicts
Recognizing the Signs of Love Addiction
Should I Stay or Should I Go? Navigating a Relationship with a Sex Addict
How Do You Create a Healthy Relationship?
How to Set Boundaries with a Sex Addict
6 Stages of Recovery for Partners of Sex Addicts
Addictive vs. Healthy Relationships
Talking to Children about a Parent’s Sex Addiction
When You Are the Partner of a Sex Addict, Part 2
When You Are the Partner of a Sex Addict, Part 1
Don’t Like Anything to Do with Sex? You May Have Sexual Anorexia
Telling Your Partner: The Disclosure Process in Recovery from Sex Addiction
What is Love Addiction?