Sexual Health and Wellness - Sex-Positive Recovery from Sex Addiction, Trauma, & Multiple Addictions in Austin, Texas.
Our sex-positive approach to sexual recovery is designed to inspire you, your partner, & family to develop emotional, physical, spiritual, & erotic intelligence while overcoming sex addiction, trauma, & multiple addictions.
The SHAW program offers expert holistic assessment, psychotherapy, trauma resolution & healing, group therapy, workshops, & intensive retreats for the recovering sex addict, partner/spouse, and loved ones in Austin, Texas. **Partners/Spouses - Click here to visit our SHAW-Partner Program**
“Sex is a healthy part of the human existence,” says Rob Weiss. “We don’t want to eliminate it. We just want to eliminate the parts that, for some individuals, have become repetitive and self-destructive.”
Workshops, Intensives, & Retreats
SHAW 101: Facing the Shadow
CURRENT GROUP MEN in progress
WOMEN - FORMING - Weds 6-8
MEN - Next group forming (est. start date January 2018; day/time tba)
Clinical Director: Christopher Shaw, LCSW-S LCDC CSAT-S
Facilitator Women's Group: Christopher Shaw, LCSW-S LCDC CSAT-S
Facilitator Men's Group January 2018: TBA
Daring Way™ Facilitator: Laura Swann, M.Ed., LCDC, EMDR, CDWF
Functional Health & Wellness: Andrew Sartory, M.Ed.
This 12-week intensive workshop, developed by Founder Christopher Shaw, provides a safe, structured, supportive, nurturing, and shame-free space for women and men who are in beginning recovery from sexual addiction. This workshop uses cutting-edge materials expertly designed by leading sex addiction expert Dr. Patrick Carnes to assist men in stopping compulsive/problematic sexual behaviors while moving into physical, emotional, spiritual, and erotic intelligence.
Please visit our SHAW101 page for more detailed information.
Begin your journey today toward emotional, physical, spiritual intelligence, & erotic intelligence.
RECOVERY ZONE GROUPS
This ongoing modern relational group provides a safe, structured, shame-free space for men who are in recovery from sexual addiction.
Section 001: Fridays 6-7:15PM (Group Closed - No current openings) Facilitator: Shaw
Section 002: Wednesdays 6:30-7:45 (Group has 2 openings) Facilitator: Najman
Group Type: 75 min Ongoing Modern Relational Group - Process Group
Fee: 60/group (55 cash/check)
Sobriety Requirement: 90 days or more of continuous sexual recovery or successful completion of SHAW 101+therapist recommendation
Throughout this group, participants will continue to work on the remaining 23 recovery tasks from Patrick Carnes's evidence-based 30-task treatment model in an ongoing/non-intensive workshop format:
Please contact us for more information or to set up a free screening appointment.
If you are currently seeing a therapist who is not affiliated with SHAW Center for Healing, you are more than welcome to supplement your individual therapy by joining this group. Our team will co-ordinate care with your therapist, if you so desire.
Partner/Spouse and Family Supportive Services
Supportive Counseling & Therapy
We provide individual, group, and couples supportive therapy for the partner, spouse, and loved ones of the sex addict. Please contact us today for more information or to begin your journey to healing.
Expert Assessment & Testing for the Addict
Our Clinical Director, Christopher Shaw, LCSW LCDC CSAT-C, and our team of experts have been expertly trained to assess, diagnose, and treat sexual addiction, drug/alcohol addictions, multiple addictions (e.g., sex addiction + drug addiction), and mental health challenges (e.g., depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, etc.). Learn more about our services or contact us to schedule an assessment session.
SHAW-Partner: Facing Heartbreak Weekly Process Group
Facilitator: Maria Wesley-Stewart, LCSW CSAT-C
SHAW-Partner Group: Facing Heartbreak Weekly Process Group
Facilitator: Maria Wesley-Stewart, LCSW CSAT-C
Group Format: Ongoing, Relational, Weekly
Start Date: Nov 1st - Meets every Wednesday from 10-1130AM Group Room
Fee: 60/week; 55 using cash/check
Are you an individual whose spouse or partner is dealing with a sex or pornography addiction? Are you struggling with trust issues, trauma, anger and confusion due to your partner’s sexually compulsive behavior? SHAW Center for Healing invites you to join our weekly group for Partners of Sex Addiction and Pornography. The group will provide a safe and confidential space for healing and connection with other individuals experiencing betrayal trauma. The group will be a modern-relational group based on the workbook, Facing Heartbreak: Steps to Recovery for Partners of Sex Addicts.
FORMING! This group is currently forming. Contact us for more information.
The S.H.A.W. Program
Sexual Health and Wellness Program
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