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COSRT approval of CPD hours – Diploma in Sex Addiction/Compulsivity

The College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists (COSRT) has approved 69 hours of continuing professional development for the Marylebone Centre’s (Level 6) Diploma in Sex Addiction/Compulsivity.  This adds to the Diploma’s accreditation by Middlesex University.  The Diploma is also one of the few approved by the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Addiction and Compulsivity (ATSAC). […]

Newly released: “Sex Addiction Treatment in the UK”

Dr Thaddeus Birchard describes the development of the understanding and treatment of sexual addiction in the United Kingdom (UK) in his latest article for Sex Addiction & Compulsivity: The Journal of Treatment and Prevention (2017, v. 24, issue 1-2).  Dr Birchard gives an overview of major contributors, their work, and the founding of professional and self-help organisations […]

Sex Addiction Treatment in the UK – New article in “Sex Addiction & Compulsivity: The Journal of Treatment & Prevention”

A Paradigm Shift…Again? We are living in the time of a ‘paradigm shift’ when one all-embracing framework moves on towards another framework.  During such times there can be considerable disagreement.  This paradigm shift has largely emerged from advances in neuroscience.  The term ‘addiction’ can now apply to repetitious behaviours as well as substances.  Disagreement is […]

The Law and Sexual Behaviours – Marylebone Centre Diploma Programme

We are delighted to announce that Nigel Richardson, criminal defence solicitor with some 30 years’ experience and a deputy District Judge sitting in the Magistrates court, will be bringing his expertise on English law, sexual behaviours, and therapeutic considerations to the Marylebone Centre Diploma programme.  Nigel heads up the large and thriving criminal litigation department at Hodge Jones […]

Adolescents and Compulsive Sexual Behaviours – Marylebone Centre Diploma

John Woods will be sharing his expertise on working with adolescents and teens with compulsive sexual behaviours with participants on the Marylebone Centre Diploma Programme.  John has specialised in helping people with problematic sexual behaviour.  He has worked as a psychotherapist in the NHS and as a Consultant Psychotherapist at the Portman Clinic, London.  John is […]

Diploma in Sex Addiction Therapy (Level 6)

Applications for places on our Diploma programme are now being accepted on our London and Edinburgh venues.  Places are limited for Fall 2017. This programme helps therapists work competently and confidently with clients, partners, and couples struggling with compulsive sexual behaviours.   The Marylebone Centre’s Diploma in Sex Addiction Therapy (Level 6) is accredited by […]

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Overcoming Sex Addiction: a Self-Help Guide

A new publication from our Clinical Director, Dr Thaddeus Birchard “Leading UK sex addiction expert, Dr Thaddeus Birchard, shares his specialist knowledge, experience and interventions in sex addiction and gives us something special in this gem of a self-help resource book. A highly recommend read, it is an incisive, instructive and enabling resource to transform […]