Links and Resources

12 Step Programs

The Sexual Recovery Institute has a list of 12 step programs for recovering from sex addiction.

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Stop It Now!® prevents the sexual abuse of children by mobilizing adults, families and communities to take actions that protect children before they are harmed. Visit our Online Help Center at http://GetHelp.StopItNow.orgfor guidance and resources for concerns about child sexual abuse.

Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health (SASH)


The Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health (SASH) is the only organization dedicated specifically to helping those who suffer from out of control sexual behavior. Founded in 1987 by Patrick Carnes, Richard Santorini and Ed Armstrong, SASH began as a membership organization for people concerned with sexual addiction problems. Today SASH has an international membership.

SASH has a two-fold purpose:

  • To provide up-to-date research and information to our members, many of whom are professionals and work with people who struggle with sexual addiction and compulsion
  • To provide pertinent information and education to the general public

Sexual Recovery Institute


The Sexual Recovery Institute (SRI), a premiere national outpatient sexual addiction and non-violent sexual offender treatment agency, provides confidential, ethical and effective clinical programs that encourage healthy sexuality, relationship intimacy and personal integrity.


Darkness to Light is a national nonprofit 501c3 organization and initiative located in Charleston, SC.

Our mission; to empower people to prevent child sexual abuse.

Our programs raise awareness of the prevalence and consequences of child sexual abuse by educating adults about the steps they can take to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to the reality of child sexual abuse.