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Our staff consists of  Jerry Goodman, who works with male sex addicts in the Counseling Affiliates Sexual Addiction Treatment Program, Jerry is a licensed masters level psychotherapist. He possesses the CSAT (Certified Sexual Addiction Therapist) certification and has received extensive specialized training in treating different aspects of sexual addiction. Jerry continues periodic up-date training as new knowledge and developments in the field occur. His experience in treating sex addiction issues approaches 20 years, so that he, along with other long-standing sexual addiction specialists, has contributed to the initial pool of sexual addiction treatment knowledge.

Jerry Goodman
Jerry has been a licensed psychotherapist for approximately 30 years, the last almost 20 years of which he has specialized in treating male sex addicts. In the early 90ís Jerry and his wife, Margaret, LCSW, CSAT, developed the Counseling Affiliates Sexual Addiction Treatment Program in Houston. (Margaret has recently retired from direct service.) In 1991 Jerry took one of Patrick Carnes' early sexual addition training intensives for therapists and continued to follow Carnesí literature, lectures, workshops and personal counsel. Jerry was one of the first psychotherapists to obtain the Certified Sex Addiction Therapist certification (CSAT) in 2001. Jerry also has the Supervisor/ Consultant Certification for assisting other therapists in obtaining the CSAT. Jerry draws not only on his years of training and professional experience but also on his years of personal recovery.

Our fees are set up on a pay-as-you-go basis to fit into most families' budgets and are commensurate with other therapeutic programs. We also provide professional documentation to assist in filing of insurance.