Recovery: Regaining Your Identity & Sense of Worth

Women who are in relationships with pornography addicts or sex addicts often feel stuck in a position of responsibility for their partner’s addiction and recovery. So often, a woman’s identity, or sense of self, becomes wrapped up in their partner’s...

5 Steps to Begin Healing From Infidelity

All couples naturally experience some difficulties. But discovering a significant other’s extramarital affair can be particularly painful. And affairs aren’t limited to sexual infidelity: cheating can also take an emotional or financial form. The confusion and...

Confronting Pornography – BYU Campus Education Week

Adam Moore, Clinical Director of Utah Valley Counseling is invited this year to speak at Brigham Young University’s Campus Education Week. He will be presenting on four different days, with a total audience capacity of around 1,200. His presentation series is called:...

Therapeutic Expressive Writing

A very brave woman, partner of a sex addict, emailed us to share this poem she wrote as part of her own therapeutic expressive writing. We hope other women in similar situations will benefit from this poem for two reasons. First, if you feel alone in your suffering,...

Journaling as part of the Trauma Recovery Process

The following article is written by Dr. Adam Moore, Ph.D., LMFT. He is the Clinical Director at Utah Valley Counseling and provides guest content for recovery communities. This article was originally featured as guest content for The Togetherness Project in May 2015....