Category Archives: Sexual Addiction Resources

Holidays and Sex Addiction Recovery

TIPS FOR THE HOLIDAYS:

  • Identify threats to your sobriety and make a plan to deal with them.
  • Dailly contact with recovery support system.
  • Have a plan for unstructured time. Better yet, make a plan for each day.
  • Watch out for pre-trip and post trip emotional fallout as well.
  • Find additional recovery meetings to attend if possible.
  • Take healthy steps in your relationships.

Now, think about how your recovery journey was affected by your holiday and family activities, and write down items for the following two categories:

1) I’m glad I did this and I need to remember to do it again:

2) I wish I would have:

Sexual Addiction Resources for Munich, Germany, and Beyond

Last month my family and I were in Germany, mostly Munich.

While in Munich I found the following resources for sex addiction recovery in Germany:

Munich / München / Muenchen

Homosexuals anonymous group:
http://jason-online.webs.com/termine.htm

Infos unter Tel.: 089-78018960
Email: klicke hier
Treffen in der Regel wöchentlich (Freitags 18 Uhr – ca. 20 Uhr).

There are many Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous (SLAA) Meetings in Munich.

SLAA is a bit different, focuses more on addictive relationships with a sexual element, but if you have issues with porn/prostitutes/masturbation etc you will find fellowship and help here as well:

To locate the meetings, go to the following URL and scroll down to München

http://slaa.de/meetings

Also, I believe there is a SAA meeting (Sexaholics Anonymous) in Munich, but I was unable to get a hold of them to confirm it:

SAA und COSA Sex-Addicts anonymous und Angehörige
C/o Himmelfahrtskirche Kidlerstr. 15
81371 München

There are also meetings in Frankfurt and in Bonn

http://saa-recovery.org/Meetings/OtherCountries/meeting.php?country=Germany

More info about the Bonn Group:

http://www.site4free.tk/users/saa/

Or, Electronic/Telephone based meetings all over the world:

http://saa-recovery.org/Meetings/ElectronicMeetings/index2.php

There is a great Christian Recovery Group in Bonn, called Celebrate Recovery:

hier gibts deise kirche die hat die programm, “leben finden”
http://www.matthaeus.net/matthaeus/leben_finden.php

Diese website hat auch gute Informationen von diesem Programm (videos, etc…)

and here is the leaders guide:
http://www.libri.de/shop/action/productDetails/5741935/rick_warren_john_baker_leben_finden_leiterhandbuch_3865910149.html
und fur teilnehmer:
http://www.libri.de/shop/action/productDetails/5739986/rick_warren_john_baker_leben_finden_teilnehmerhandbuch_3865910157.html

Also, I’ve been emailing back and forth with a guy who runs the following website:

http://www.cyberaddiction.org

He has been in recovery for many years and really knows his stuff. He has put together a program on his website that you can complete online. There’s also an online forum where you can seek help.