Sex Addiction, Jagged Little Edges, Diagnosing and Treating Addictions, one great show

Replay  Talk Recovery radio and listen to us talk with Edgewood Health Network, as we discuss their new Intensive Outpatient Treatment for Sex Addiction, A new book called Diagnosing and Treating Addiction, and the book Jagged little Pieces written by staff at Edgewood.   Talk Recovery airs every Thursday noon to 1 pm on 100.5 fm Co Op Radio.

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 See all 3 images Diagnosing and Treating Addictions: An Integrated Approach to Substance Use Disorders and Concurrent DisordersDr. Merville Vincent is a leading psychiatrist with over  twenty years’ experience treating addiction and concurrent mental health disorders. In 2002 he became Director of Psychiatric Services at EDGEWOOD. He will be on the show to talk about his new book, Diagnosing and Treating Addictions.

This book provides clinicians, counselors, doctors and families with a clear and concise understanding of substance use disorders.


addiction recovery book18 years ago Lorelie walked through the doors of a local treatment centre. She found in recovery, everything she’d been searching for in alcohol and drugs. Growing up in an alcoholic home she understands first-hand, the importance of a healthy family. Lorelie is an alcohol and drug counselor, author, mother, wife, and foster parent. She is passionate about helping others to recover from the effects of addiction. She hopes the honesty found in her books and on her blog, will inspire addicts and their families to reach out for help.

sex addictionIntensive Outpatient Program for Sexual Addiction
EHN Vancouver has introduced two new programs designed for men who suffer from compulsive sexual behaviour.

Recovery Start (IOP) is an outpatient sexual addiction program designed to help participants move towards healthy sexual behaviour. Through a combination of presentations, psycho-educational processes, and experiential strategies and exercises, clients gain a deeper understanding of themselves, their behaviour and how to change.