Contact Hours: 2

Instructor: Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes PhD, LPC-MHSP, LMHC


  • Explore the impact of pornography on relationships
  • Identify common reactions to finding out about porn
  • Explore needs that may fuel negative cycles
  • Interventions “Relationship Rescue Breaths”
  • Improving intimacy
  • Dealing with insecurity, vulnerability and grief
  • Helping your partner understand what porn does for you
  • Addressing triggers for porn use


  1. Define sex and pornography addiction
  2. Compare and contrast sex addiction with drug addiciton
  3. Identify tools that can assist sex addicts
  4. Explore current protocols for early recovery of the sex addict
  5. Identify issues that may impact the relationship and ways to engage the significant other in the recovery process