Barbara Steffens Interview at – Part 1 of 4

Barbara Steffens PhD LPCC Interview 1 of 4Barbara Steffens, Ph.D, LPCC, who co-authored Your Sexually Addicted Spouse: How Partners Can Cope and Heal with Marsha Means, MA, was interviewed by JoAnn Russell, RN, MS in a four part series at JoAnn’s informative website, Both Barbara and JoAnn have graciously given me permission to offer this series of audio interviews toreaders of my blog.

I thought these interviews were excellent. As I listened to Barbara I had that recognition of a viewpoint that reflected my own theoretical perspective and practical approach to helping partners of sex addicts heal from the traumatic experience of being in relationship with a sexually addicted person. The interviews are also of great value for the sexually addicted person or other people affected by sex addiction to learn about the struggles the partner goes through.

I will publish all four interviews. I hope you find them as informative as I did. Barbara Steffens’ website is

If you have difficulty seeing the player below which shows a picture of Barbara while you listen to the audio interview, you can go directly to the  interview page on JoAnn’s website to listen to the interview.