Why Should You Attend the 2020 SASH Annual Conference?

Going Virtual in 2020

All times are Central Time.

Friday, October 16th, 2020
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM: Friday Moderated Table Discussion
Woman Redeemed: Healing Sexual Trauma
This workshop will address the painful and addictive love and sex process that negatively impacts not only the love and sex addict, but also the individuals with whom they are in relationship. Topics include what happens in the brain that makes it hard to break the cycle, highlights of cultural factors and attachment patterns (attachment theory - John Bowlby) that lead to craving the perfect partner who will bring endless happiness, plus best practices to healing love and sexual trauma.
Learning Objective #1: Participates will be able to describe the unhealthy addictive cycle.
Learning Objective #2: Participates will be able to explain the roots/origins of love addiction including attachment theory, trauma, abuse, and emotional childhood neglect.
Learning Objective #3: Participate will be able to explain withdrawal, relationship repair, healthy boundaries, treatment options and therapy practices.
Level of audience: Intermediate
SASH Credential Education Credit Objective #1: CPSBT1a multiple theories of problematic sexual behaviors and its etiology
SASH Credential Education Credit Objective #2: CPSBT1a multiple theories of problematic sexual behaviors and its etiology
SASH Credential Education Credit Objective #3: CPSBT1c methods of clinical intervention for problematic sexual behavior
Janie Lacy, Life Counseling Solutions
Janie Lacy is a nationally known psychotherapist and Licensed Mental Health Counselor, National Certified Counselor, and Certified Sex Addiction Therapist. She is also a respected television commentator and founder of Life Counseling Solutions in Maitland, Florida.

As a television commentator, Janie connects with viewers, and is sought after for her psychological insights and practical advice.

Her journey as a psychotherapist began when she worked for a non-profit where the clients had various psychiatric challenges along with volunteering at an experiential camp for adolescents with behavioral challenges. In both clinical settings and in private practice, Janie has treated all forms of mental illness, substance abuse, emotional disturbances, and sexual abuse.

Janie earned a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration from the University of Central Florida and holds a Master’s in Counseling Psychology from Palm Beach Atlantic University. She is currently pursuing her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from California Southern University.

Janie is a faculty member with the International Institute for Trauma & Addiction Professionals where she trains professionals who are committed to specializing in the areas of addiction recovery and trauma.

Janie was awarded the “2018 Enterprise Business of the Year” award by the African American Chamber of Commerce of Central Florida.

Janie was also selected as one of the Orlando Magazine's “2019 Women of the Year” and is featured in its Spring 2019 issue and honored at the yearly awards ceremony.

Janie also co-hosts a popular podcast called “Life Unscripted” which can be found on iHeart, iTunes, Spotify and Spreaker.