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Books and Resources on Pornography Addiction and Recovery

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  • Books and Resources on Pornography Addiction and Recovery

  • Addicted to Love
    By Stephen Arterburn
  • An Affair of the Mind
    By Laurie Hall
    Focus on the Family Publishing
  • Breaking Free: Understanding Sexual Addiction and the Healing Power of Jesus
    By Bob Davies and Russell Willingham
  • Caught in the Net: How to Recognize the Signs of Internet Addiction
    By Kimberly S. Young
    John Wiley & Sons
  • Cybertraps: For the Young ?By: Frederick S. Lane
  • Contrary to Love
    By Patrick Carnes
    CompCare Publishing
  • Crisis in Masculinity (Homosexuality)
    By Leanne Payne
  • DVD: Digital Cocaine: A Journey Toward iBalance
    By Brad Huddleston
  • Don’t Call it Love
    By Patrick Carnes
    Bantam Books
  • The Drug of the New Millennium: The Science of How Internet Pornography Radically Alters the Human Brain and Body
    By Mark Kastleman
    Granite Publishing and Distribution, LLC
  • Equipped: Raising Godly Dignital Natives (Covenant Eyes E-book)
  • Every Man’s Battle: Winning the War on Sexual Temptation One Victory at a Time
    By Stephen Arterburn and Fred Stoeker
    Waterbrook Press
  • Every Young Man’s Battle: Strategies for Victory in the Real World of Sexual Temptation
    By Stephen Arterburn and Fred Stoeker with Mike Yorkey
    WaterBrook Press
  • Every Woman’s Battle
    By Shannon Ethridge
  • Facing Love Addiction
    By Pia Melody
  • Facing the Shadow: Starting Sexual and Relationship Recovery
    By Patrick Carnes
    Gentle Path Press
  • Faithful and True: Sexual Integrity in a Fallen World
    By Mark Laaser
  • Faithful and True Workbook
    By Mark Laaser
    Lifeway Press
  • Healing the Wounds of Sexual Addiction
    By Dr. Mark Laaser
  • Hope After Porn (Covenant Eyes E-book)
  • Illusions of Intimacy: Unmasking Patterns of Sexual Addiction and Bringing Deep Healing to Those Who Struggle
    By Signa Bodishbaugh
    Sovereign World
  • Lonely All the Time
    By Ralph Earle & Gregory Crow
    Pocket Books
  • Men’s Secret Wars
    By Patrick Means
    Fleming H. Revell
  • More Than Single (Covenant Eyes E-book)
  • Not for Kids! Protecting Kids Online
    By Liz Walker
  • No Stones: Women Redeemed from Sexual Shame
    By Marnie Ferree
  • Out of the Depths of Sexual Sin: The Story of My Life and Ministry
    By Steve Gallagher
    Pure Life Ministries
  • Out of the Shadows
    Patrick Carnes
    CompCare Publishers
  • Parenting The Internet Generation (Download and educate yourself with this free e-book )
  • Porn and Your Husband (Covenant Eyes E-book)
  • DVD: Porneia: A Global Tragedy
    By Brad Huddleston
  • Pornified
    By Pamela Paul
    Henry Holt and Company
  • Pornography Trap
    By Ralph Earle & Mark Laaser
    Beacon Hill Press
  • Protecting Your Family Online: A Parent’s How-To Guide (Covenant Eyes E-book)
  • Return To Modesty: Discovering the Lost Virture
    By Wendy Shalit
    Simon & Schuster
  • Sexual Addiction: The Way Out of the Web (mini-book)
    To order, call Hope For the Heart at 972-239-9999
  • Sexual Anorexia
    By Patrick Carnes
  • Stop the Demand: The Role of Porn in Sex Trafficking (Covenant Eyes E-book)
  • The Skinner Box Effect: Sexual Addiction and Online Pornography
    By T.M. Grundner
    Writers Club Press
  • Transformed By Beauty (Covenant Eyes)
    Co-Authored by Amanda Zurface, J.C.L. and The Catholic Gentleman’s Sam Guzman
  • When Your Child Is Looking at Porn (Covenant Eyes Guide)
  • Your Brain on Porn (Covenant Eyes – Download your free copy of Your Brain on Porn and you’ll learn the 5 ways pornography warps your brain)

Books on Pornography and the Church

Books on Coaddiction/Codependency

  • Back From Betrayal
    By Jennifer Schneider
    Recovery Resources Press
  • Beyond Codependency
    By Melody Beattie
  • Boundaries and Relationships
    By Charles L. Whitfield
    Deerfield Beach
  • Codependent No More
    By Melody Beattie
  • Living with Your Husband’s Secret Wars
    By Marsha Means
  • Love is a Choice
    By Robert Hemfelt
    Thomas Nelson Publishing
  • Partner’s Healing Journey Workbook
    By Marsha Means
    Prodigals International
  • Partner’s Recovery Guide
    By Douglas Weiss Order from Heart to Heart Counseling Centers P.O. Box 51055
    Colorado Springs, CO 80949
    Voice: 719-278-3708
  • Women Who Love Too Much
    By Robin Norwood
    Pocket Books

Books on Sexual Abuse

  • Abused Boys: The Neglected Victims of Sexual Abuse
    By Mic Hunter
    Fawcett Books
  • Courage to Heal
    By Ellen Bass & Laura Davis
    Harper & Row
  • Emotional Incest Syndrome
    By Patricia Love
    Bantam Books
  • On the Threshold of Hope
    By Diane Langberg
    Tyndale House
  • Partners in Recovery
    By Beverly Engel
    Lowell House
  • Prisoner of Another War
    By Marilyn Murray
    PageMill Press
  • Secret Survivors
    By E. Sue Blume
    Ballantine Books
  • Silently Seduced: Understanding Covert Incest
    By Kenneth M. Adams
    Health Communications
  • Those are MY Private Parts
    By Diane Hansen
    Empowerment Productions
    (To order, call 310-379-8006 or go to www.thosearemyprivateparts.com)
  • Victims No Longer: Men Recovering from Incest and Other Sexual Child Abuse
    By Mike Lew
    Harper & Row
  • The Wounded Heart
    By Dan B. Allender

Books for Children on Personal Safety

Books on Family of Origin

  • Adult Children: The Secrets of Dysfunctional Families
    By John Friel & Linda Friel
    Health Communications
  • The Blessing Workbook
    By Gary Smalley & John Trent
    Thomas Nelson
  • Healing the Child Within
    By Charles Whitfield
    Health Communications
  • Healing the Shame That Binds You
    By John Bradshaw
    Health Communications
  • Homecoming
    By John Bradshaw
    Bantam Books
  • It Will Never Happen to Me
    By Claudia Black
    M.A.C. Publications
  • Kids Who Carry Our Pain
    By Robert Hemfelt & Paul Warren
    Thomas Nelson
  • Making Peace With Your Past: Help for Adult Children of Dysfunctional Families
    By Tim Sledge
    Life Way Press
  • Strong at the Broken Places
    By Linda T. Sanford
    Avon Books
  • Trauma and Addiction
    By Tian Dayton
    Health Communications

Books on Couples Recovery

  • Before a Bad Goodbye
    By Tim Clinton
  • Confronting Your Spouse’s Pornography Problem
    By Rory C. Reid and Dan Gray
    Silverleaf Press
  • Every Heart Restored: A Wife’s Guide to Healing in the Wake of a Husband’s Sexual Sin
    By Stephen Arterburn, Fred and Brenda Stoeker with Mike Yorkey
    Waterbrook Press
  • Forgiven Forever
    By Joe Beam
    Howard Publishing
  • The Healing Choice: How to Move Beyond Betrayal
    By Brenda Stoeker and Susan Allen
    WaterBrook Press
  • His Needs, Her Needs: Building An Affair-Proof Marriage
    By Willard F. Harley, Jr.
    Fleming Revell
  • I Love You – Talk to Me
    By Donald Harvey
    Baker Books
  • Unashamed: Candid Conversation about Dating, Love, Nakedness and Faith?
  • Moments Together for Couples: Devotions for Drawing Near to God and One Another
    By Dennis and Barbara Rainey
    Regal Books
  • Open Hearts: Renewing Relationships with Recovery, Romance & Reality
    By Patrick Carnes, Debra Laaser, Mark Laaser
    Gentle Path Press
  • Torn Asunder: Recovering From Extramarital Affairs
    Moody Press
  • Torn Asunder Workbook
    By Dave Carder
    Moody Press

Books on General Recovery

  • Addiction and Grace
    By Gerald May
  • Boundaries
    By Henry Cloud & John Townsend
  • Change Your Brain, Change Your Life
    By Daniel Amen
    Times Books
  • Craving for Ecstasy: The Consciousness and Chemistry of Escape
    By Harvey Milkman & Stanley Sunderwirth
    Lexington Press
  • Gentle Path Through the Twelve Steps
    By Patrick Carnes
  • Nonconsensual Image Sharing Isn’t Pornography — It’s Sexual Assault
    by University of Southern California’s online Master of Social Work
  • Real Solutions for Forgiving the Unforgivable
    By David Stoop
    Servant Publications
  • Released From Shame: Recovery for Adult Children of Dysfunctional Families
    By Sandra Wilson
    InterVarsity Press
  • The Road Less Traveled
    By M. Scott Peck
    Simon & Schuster
  • Safe People
    By Henry Cloud & John Townsend
  • The Voice of the Heart
    By Chip Dodd
    Sage Hill Press

Books on Inner Healing/Restoration

  • Bent Out of Shape
    by Karen Henein
  • Beyond Tolerable Recovery
    By Ed M. Smith Alathia Publishing
  • Biblical Foundations of Freedom:
    Destroying Satan’s Lies with God’s Truth
    By Art Mathias
  • The Bondage Breaker
    By Neil Anderson
    Harvest House Publishers
  • Boundaries: When to Say Yes When to Say No To Take Control of Your Life
    By Dr. Henry Cloud and Dr. John Townsend
    Zondervan Publishing House
  • The Broken Image: Restoring Personal Wholeness Through Healing Prayer
    By Leanne Payne
    Crossway Books
  • Experiencing the Father’s Embrace: Finding Acceptance in the Arms of a Loving God
    By Jack Frost
    Charisma House
  • Genuine Recovery: Orientation and Overview of the Basic Principles of Theophostic Ministry
    By Edward M. Smith
    Alathia Publishing
    To order, call 270-465-3757
  • The Healing Presence: Curing the Soul Through Union With Christ
    By Leanne Payne
    Baker Books
  • Lord, I Want to Be Whole: The Power of Prayer and Scripture in Emotional Healing
    By Stormie Omartian
    Thomas Nelson Publishers
  • Not Even a Hint: Guarding Your Heart Against Lust
    By Joshua Harris
    Multnomah Publishers
  • No Stones
    By Marnie Ferree
    Xulon Press
  • Overcoming Codependency
    By Pat Springle
    Rapha Publishing/Word Inc.
  • Rebonding: Preventing and Restoring Damaged Relationships
    By Donald M. Joy
    Word Publishing
  • Renewing Love: A Manual for Joyous Living
    By Jerry and Jo Anderson
    Renewing Love
    P.O. Box 118
    Annandale, Virginia 22003
  • Restoring the Christian Soul
    By Leanne Payne
    Baker Books
  • The Transformation of the Inner Man
    By John and Paula Sandford
    Victory House
  • Waking the Dead
    By John Eldredge
    Thomas Nelson Publishers

Books on Healthy Sexuality

  • The Celebration of Sex
    By Doug Rosenau
    Thomas Nelson
  • Every Woman’s Battle: Discovering God’s Plan for Sexual and Emotional Fulfillment
    By Shannon Ethridge
    Waterbrook Press
  • Every Young Woman’s Battle: Guarding Your Mind, Heart, and Body in a Sex-Saturated World
    By Shannon Ethridge and Stephen Arterburn
    Waterbrook Press
  • Kissed the Girls and Made Them Cry: Why Women Lose When They Give In
    By Lisa Bevere Thomas Nelson Publishers
  • Preparing Your Son for Every Man’s Battle: Honest Conversations About Sexual Integrity
    By Stephen Arterburn and Fred Stoeker with Mike Yorkey
    Waterbrook Press
  • Pure Sex
    By Dr. Edwin Young
  • Restoring the Pleasure
    By Cliff Penner & Joyce Penner
  • Secrets of Eve
    By Archibald Hart, Catherine Hart Weber, Debra Taylor
  • Sex…According to God: How to Walk with Purity in a World of Temptation
    By Kay Arthur
  • Sexual Healing Journey
    By Wendy Maltz
    Harper Perennial
  • Secret Keeper: The Delicate Power of Modesty
    by Dannah Gresh
  • The Sexual Man
    By Archibald Hart
  • Tactics: Securing the Victory in Every Young Man’s Battle
    By Fred Stoeker with Mike Yorkey
    Waterbrook Press
  • Talking to Your Kids About Sex
    By Mark Laaser
    WaterBrook Press

Books on Spiritual Warfare

  • The Battle is the Lord’s
    By Tony Evans
  • Kingdom Authority
    By Adrian Rogers
  • Reclaiming Surrendered Ground
    By Jim Logan
  • Shattering Your Strongholds: Freedom From Your Struggles
    By Liberty Savard
    Bridge-Logos Publishers
  • The Three Battlegrounds
    By Francis Frangipane
    Advancing Church Publications

Books on Technology

Books On Parenting Kids on the Internet

General Books/Brochures

  • A Chicken’s Guide to Talking Turkey With Your Kids About Sex
    By Dr. Kevin Leman and Kathy Flores Bell
  • Coming Clean: Overcoming Lust Through Biblical Accountability (Covenant Eyes E-book)

  • Dealing With Pornography: A Practical Guide For Protecting Your Family and Your Community
    By Pat Trueman
    To order, call Family Research Council at 202/393-2100
  • Noble Savages: Exposing the Worldview of Pornographers and Their War Against Christian Civilization
    By R. J. Rushdoony
    Ross House Books
  • Six Ways to Keep the “Good” in Your Boy
    by Dannah Gresh