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Carnes, Patrick 1944-

Overview
Works: 66 works in 213 publications in 5 languages and 8,688 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Interviews  Case studies  Documentary films 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction
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Most widely held works by Patrick Carnes
Out of the shadows : understanding sexual addiction by Patrick Carnes( Book )

33 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This third edition of the premier book on sexual addiction is updated to include the latest research and a new chapter on cybersex addiction. It explains the four-stage cycle of sexual addiction, shows addicts how to deal with compulsions, and provides easy-to-use evaluation measures
The betrayal bond : breaking free of exploitive relationships by Patrick Carnes( )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 2,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divorce, incest, child abuse, domestic violence, kidnapping ... are situations of incredible intensity where there is an exploitation of trust or power. Dr. Patrick Carnes presents an in-depth study of such relationships, how to recognize when traumatic bonding has occurred, and the steps to take to extricate oneself or a loved one from the relationship
In the shadows of the net : breaking free of compulsive online sexual behavior by Patrick Carnes( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 3:30 a.m. and Kevin is still online, absorbed in pornographic images flashing across his computer screen, and searching for more. Hours ago he tucked his children into bed and said good night to his wife, retreating to the computer to "finish up some work." Although his late night ritual leaves Kevin ashamed and exhausted, he is too embarassed and guild-ridden to seek help. He tells himself that no one would understand anyway. Anonymous and accessible, the Internet offers an alluring arena for compulsive sexual behavior. Destroyed marriages, career loss, and financial ruin are common outcomes. Revealing how desperate life can become for someone addicted to online sex, In the Shadows of the Net brings hope and healing to mena dn women struggling to understand and overcome this compulsive behavior. Drawing on their collective clinical expertise as well as current research, the authors equip readers with specific strategies for recognizing and recovering from compulsive online sexual behavior
Don't call it love : recovery from sexual addiction by Patrick Carnes( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every day they face the possibility of destruction, risking their families, fiances, jobs, dignity, and health. They come from all walks of life: ministers, physicians, therapists, politicians, executives, blue-collar workers. Most were abused as children{u2014} sexually, physically or emotionally{u2014} and saw addictive behavior in their early lives. Most grapple with other addictions as well, but their fiercest battle is with the most astounding prevalent "secret" disorder in America: sexual addiction. Here is a ground-breaking work by the nation's leading professional expert on sexual addiction, based on the candid testimony of more than one thousand recovering sexual addicts in the first major scientific study of the disorder. This essential volume includes not only the revealing findings of Dr. Carne's research with recovering addicts but also advice from the addicts and co-addicts themselves as they work to overcome their compulsive behavior. Positive, hopeful, and practical, Don't Call It Love is a landmark book that helps us better understand all addictions, their causes, and the difficult path to recovery. --
Sexual anorexia : overcoming sexual self-hatred by Patrick Carnes( )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A first-time examination of sexual anorexia, an extreme fear of sexual intimacy and obsessive avoidance of sex, by the acknowledged leader in the treatment of compulsive sexual behavior and recovery. Author Dr. Patrick Carnes begins by defining sexual anorexia and demonstrating how it and its parallel disorder, sexual addiction and compulsivity, often arise from a background of childhood sexual trauma, neglect, and other forms of abuse, Carnes explores the numerous dimensions of sexual health, examining key issues which must be addressed and resolved for recovery to proceed. Util
A gentle path through the twelve steps : the classic guide for all people in the process of recovery by Patrick Carnes( Book )

17 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The twelve steps tap into the essential human process of change and will be regarded as one of the intellectual and spiritual landmarks in human history.-Patrick Carnes It was out of his reverence and respect for the wisdom and therapeutic value of the Twelve Steps that Carnes wrote A Gentle Path through the 12 Steps, now a recovery classic and self-help staple for anyone looking for guidance for life's hardest challenges. Hundreds of thousands of people have found in this book a personal portal to the wisdom of the Twelve Steps. With updated and expanded concepts and a focus on the spiritual principles that lead to lifelong growth and fulfillment, Carnes' new edition invites a fresh generation of readers to the healing and rewarding experience of Twelve Step recovery"--
Contrary to love : helping the sexual addict by Patrick Carnes( Book )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compares sexual addiction with other addictions, describes the stages of its development, and discusses intervention and treatment
Clinical management of sex addiction by Patrick Carnes( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Comprehensive and unparalleled in its scope and breadth, Clinical Management of Sex Addiction is an excellent introduction for professionals new to the field as well as a useful reference tool for the seasoned clinician."--Jacket
Facing the shadow : starting sexual and relationship recovery : a gentle path to beginning recovery from sex addiction by Patrick Carnes( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This third edition of Facing the Shadow contains exercises and activities that help readers begin meaningful recovery from sex addiction. [It] guides redaers through the first seven tasks of Dr. Carnes' [research-based] thirty-task model of recovery."--Back cover
Understanding us by Patrick Carnes( Book )

7 editions published between 1981 and 1987 in English and German and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facing addiction : starting recovery from alcohol and drugs by Patrick Carnes( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Applies Dr. Patrick Carnes' research-based thirty-task model to treating addiction to alcohol and drugs for a lasting long-term recovery
A gentle path through the twelve principles : living the values behind the steps by Patrick Carnes( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlines the actions to promote healing, enabling a deep inner study and focus to make a new life happen in recovery
Out of the shadows : understanding sexual addiction by Patrick Carnes( Recording )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With detailed descriptions of the four stages of sexual addiction, the author outlines the dynamics of dependency and offers evaluation methods and solutions. The text addresses issues relating to behavior, cultural standards, legal consequences, the victim, and public opinion
Understanding the harmful effects of pornography( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes a detailed look at the negative side-effects to the use of pornography: addiction to pornography, sex mis-education, desensitization, conditioning and acting out. The film also explores adrenaline junkies and drug users to help explain how it is possible to become physically addicted to pornography. Includes candid interviews with pornography users, convicted sex offenders describing the influence of pornography on their behavior, survivors of sexual abuse, experts and authors who investigate pornographic issues
Wenn Sex zur Sucht wird by Patrick Carnes( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in German and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Open hearts : renewing relationships with recovery, romance & reality by Patrick Carnes( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anorexia sexual : cómo vencer el odio a la propia sexualidad by Patrick Carnes( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spanish translation of "Sexual anorexia". A program to deal with sexual aversion disorders
A gentle path through the 12 steps and 12 principles bundle by Patrick Carnes( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two book bundle! Essential Twelve Step Recovery Guides from renown author, Patrick Carnes, Ph. D.A Gentle Path through the Twelve Steps UPDATED and EXPANDEDIt was out of his reverence and respect for the wisdom and therapeutic value of the Twelve Steps that Carnes wrote A Gentle Path through the 12 Steps, now a recovery classic and self-help staple for anyone looking for guidance for life's hardest challenges. Hundreds of thousands of people have found in this book a personal portal to the wisdom of the Twelve Steps. With updated and expanded concepts and a focus on the spi
Recovery zone by Patrick Carnes( Book )

in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Counseling the sexual addict : systems, strategies, and skills by Patrick Carnes( Recording )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Don't call it love : recovery from sexual addiction
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The betrayal bond : breaking free of exploitive relationshipsIn the shadows of the net : breaking free of compulsive online sexual behaviorDon't call it love : recovery from sexual addictionSexual anorexia : overcoming sexual self-hatredA gentle path through the twelve steps : the classic guide for all people in the process of recoveryContrary to love : helping the sexual addictClinical management of sex addictionFacing the shadow : starting sexual and relationship recovery : a gentle path to beginning recovery from sex addiction
Alternative Names
Carnes, Patrick

Carnes, Patrick J.

Carnes, Patrick J. 1944-

Patrick Carnes Amerikaans arts

Patrick Carnes medico e psicologo statunitense

פטריק קרנס

カーンズ, パトリック

パトリック・カーンズ

Languages
English (133)

German (7)

Spanish (4)

French (2)

Serbian (1)