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Please Join Us For Dr. Stefanie Carnes’ Presentation “Sex Addiction: Neuroscience, Trauma and the Family”

Sex and Pornography Addiction have become a common presenting problem for today’s clinician. Dr. Carnes will discuss the current state of the field of sex and pornography addiction, including the most up to date research in neuroscience and information on diagnosis, etiology, and treatment. The systemic impact on the family will also be briefly addressed including the traumatic impact of sex addiction on partners and children and treating the family using a relational paradigm.

A guest panel discussion with Dr. Stefanie Carnes will include:

Jan Rockwell, CSAT, CEAP, LIMPH

Marlys Oestreich, CSAT, LADC, MS, NCC, CAS, LMHP

Connie Lofgreen, CSAT, MSW, LSCSW

Fr. Sean Kilcawley, Director of Family Life Office at the Diocese of Lincoln and Theological Advisor for

CE HOURS Offered:  (6)

Friday, June 3, 2016, 7:45am-3:30pm
Scott Conference Center
6450 Pine Street
Omaha, NE 68106
Cost: $60 | This is an alcohol-free event

You may register online by clicking “Register” above or call 866-825-1104.

If you are driving in for this Workshop, they will offer a discounted rate at the Courtyard Omaha Ascarben Village across the street from the Scott Conference Center.  Please call the Associate General Manager, Phil, at (402) 951-4300 and tell him you are a conference participant on June 3rd.

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7:45am – 8:15am Registration

8:15am – 8:30am Introductions

8:30am – 10:30am Presentation

10:30am – 10:45am Break

10:45am – 11:45am Presentation

11:45am – 12:30pm Lunch (provided)

12:30pm – 2:30pm Presentation

2:30pm – 3:30pm Panel Discussion, Q&A

3:30pm End of workshop, evaluations and sign out



At the conclusion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  1. Cite new research on the etiology and diagnosis of sex addiction.
  2. Identify and list new research on pornography addiction.
  3. List the role of trauma and attachment disruption as etiological factors in the development of sex addiction.
  4. Describe the trauma model perspective for treating partners and families.
  5. Identify steps to seeking treatment for sex addicts and their families.
  6. Name the credentials that qualify a therapist to work with intimacy disorder.


Elements Behavioral Health has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education provider. (ACEP #6580) Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Elements Behavioral Health is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. This course has been approved by Elements Behavioral Health as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider for ( 6 ) CE. NAADAC Provider #624. Elements Behavioral Health is responsible for all aspects of their programing.

Elements Behavioral Health is an approved provider for NASW; this program is approved by the National Association of Social Workers, (Provider No. 886487573- ) for ( 6 ) Social Work continuing education contact hours. Elements Behavioral Health is approved by the APA (American Psychological Association) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Elements Behavioral Health maintains responsibility for this program and its content. This program, when attended in its entirety, is available for ( 6 ) continuing education credits. Participants should check with their respective State Boards to confirm acceptance of these credits.

Refunds are provided when canceling 7 days before the event. No refunds available if canceling within 7 days of event.

ADA accommodations: If you require ADA accommodations, please contact our office at least 7 days in advance of the event so that we can ensure accommodations are made.

There is no commercial support for this program nor are there any relationships between the CE Sponsor, presenting organization, presenter, program content, research, grants or other funding that could reasonably be construed as conflicts of interest.