December 5, 2017

Why we need your help!

Hello Friend of AFAR, Giving Tuesday, a day when you support your favorite non-profits, was this week and we dropped the ball. But there’s a reason… we’ve been busy and […]
August 16, 2017

A Fulbright Update

A note from Dr. Patrick Carnes: A few weeks ago I was in Canada at the University of Alberta. They have an incredible DNA lab in the medical school. It […]
December 7, 2016

Couples Recovering from Sex Addiction Can Reconnect

By Dr. Georgia Fourlas, LCSW, LISAC, CSAT, Rio Retreat Center Lead Therapist at The Meadows There is an indescribable beauty in watching participants move into a deeper level of intimacy […]
October 13, 2016

Anthony Weiner and the Cybersex Tsunami

Author: Richard A. Isenberg, MD, CSAT-C Executive Director, American Foundation for Addiction Research The cyber-world and media are buzzing with news of former congressman Anthony Weiner’s lurid texts: he has […]
October 7, 2016

Help Build Healthy Brains

Video by: Alberta Family Wellness Initiative The core story of brain development is shown in the animated video developed by the Alberta Family Wellness Initiative. Toxic stress, abuse and neglect […]
October 6, 2016

Wisdom From the Masters

And a Gift to AFAR Carol Juergensen Sheets, LCSW CSAT PCC, aka Carol The Coach, compiled wisdom from the most prolific sexual addiction experts in the world, and she has […]