Therapy For Sex Addiction In Long Beach
Duane Osterlind, LMFT, CSAT-S
Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist
Do you struggle with addiction or out of control sexual behavior? Are you looking to change your life but are not sure how or where to begin? I provide therapy for sex addiction and porn addiction in Long Beach California.
I have over 15 years of experience in helping people deal with addiction and finding freedom through successful, ongoing recovery. With a proven plan, we will work together to help you recognize and overcome thoughts and behaviors that are keeping you stuck. You can become your best self. Imagine yourself having thriving relationships and achieving your goals. It’s possible with the right information and the right help.
Contact my office for a free 15-minute phone consultation.
Having A Vision For The Future
You’re tired of the consequences and destruction that come from your behavior. Together, let’s take back control! With professional help and a plan built with hard work, you will experience real recovery – transform into someone who is connected to their healing journey; no more downward spirals or out-of-control impulses. Take this step towards creating positive change in your life today!
Getting The Help You Need
Struggling with an addiction can feel like a never-ending cycle of denial and avoidance. It’s often difficult to reach out for the help that is needed, because thoughts such as shame or fear may be standing in your way. Taking action now will take you one step closer towards understanding what recovery looks like. There is therapy for sex addiction in Long Beach. Let me answer any questions you have so we can travel this journey together!
How long does it take to recover?
Why can’t I do this on my own?
-Patrick Carnes, Ph.D., author of Facing the Shadows, founding father of sexual addiction therapy
What if I’ve tried therapy before?
Asking & Giving Support
More About Duane Osterlind
I’m Duane Osterlind, founder and clinical director of the Novus Mindful Life Institute. I’m a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist and Certified Sex Addiction Therapist Supervisor.
I hold a B.A. and Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy from California State University-Long Beach. I specialize in sex addiction, porn addiction, infidelity, and betrayal trauma.
I’m also the host of the Top 100 Mental Health Podcasts, The Addicted Mind, which focus on recovery from addiction. I also co-host the Helping Couples Heal podcast with my colleague Marnie Breecker, which offers a comprehensive program for couples devoted to healing from relational and betrayal trauma after infidelity.
I use the latest in counseling research, mindfulness-based interventions, and neurobiology to help my clients recover from addiction and betrayal trauma.
My Mission & Values
I am passionate about creating positive change and enabling everyone to live their healthiest life.
I want all those struggling with sex or porn addiction to know they are worthy of help without fear or judgment.
My commitment is always to help people heal — but also staying informed on the latest research so that my treatment models remain current and effective for lasting results!
Ready to take the next step? Schedule Today!
Take the first steps towards healing today and make a commitment to yourself that you don’t have to suffer any longer. Through an evidence-based approach, we will be here by your side, providing safety and support on this journey – no need for you to feel alone!
Rediscover what true wellness can bring into your life with one small step in the right direction.
Contact Duane Today!
Helping Couple Heal Workshop.
Marnie Breecker and Duane Osterlind
Starting Recovery Intensive Outpatient Program
If you’re struggling with a sex or porn addiction and don’t know where to turn. You’ve tried quitting on your own, but you can’t seem to make it work.
Then you’ve found the right place. Starting Recovery IOP provides a safe and supportive environment where you can work through your sex or porn addiction and start reclaiming your life.
Our intensive outpatient program is tailored to meet the unique needs of each individual. We use a variety of therapies, including EMDR, psychotherapy, and support groups to help you heal your addiction and stop sexually compulsive behavior.