In Richmond Hill, Ontario, JACS provides a transformative group therapy program titled “Restoring Intimacy.” This essential service is designed specifically for men struggling with problematic sexual behaviors that can impact their relationships and overall well-being. Held every Wednesday from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM via Zoom, this program offers flexibility and accessibility, making it a practical option for those in Richmond Hill and the surrounding areas.

The “Restoring Intimacy” program, facilitated by Marlee Harendorf, a Certified Sex Addiction Therapist, combines various therapeutic approaches, including psychoeducation, sex addiction task exercises, and group therapy sessions. These methodologies are integrated to help participants gain a deeper understanding of their behaviors, with the ultimate goal of fostering healthier relationship patterns and personal growth.

Why should someone consider joining “Restoring Intimacy”? Here are several compelling reasons:

Comprehensive Education: The program educates participants on the nature of sex addiction and its implications on personal and relational health.
Personal Development: Through targeted exercises and discussions, men can work on underlying issues contributing to their behaviors, promoting long-term changes.
Community Support: Sharing experiences in a safe, confidential group setting helps reduce the stigma and isolation often associated with addiction, encouraging a supportive network among peers.
Interested individuals can find more details and join the “Restoring Intimacy” program by visiting the specific program’s page. For a broader understanding of the services offered by JACS or to reach out for immediate assistance, one can visit their main website or the contact page. Additional resources and educational material on addiction and recovery are available on their resources page. Those interested in exploring other group therapy options can check out their comprehensive list on the groups page.

The “Restoring Intimacy” program not only addresses immediate behavioral concerns but also dives into the emotional and psychological factors that drive these behaviors, providing a holistic approach to recovery. This makes the program a crucial resource for men in Richmond Hill looking to improve their relationships and overall quality of life.

By participating in this group, men gain access to a supportive environment where they can address their issues with the guidance of a professional and the support of peers facing similar challenges. This can significantly enhance their ability to manage their behaviors and make meaningful changes in their lives.

Whether you’re personally experiencing challenges related to sexual behavior or know someone who might benefit from this program, “Restoring Intimacy” offers a pathway to recovery and a chance to rebuild foundational aspects of one’s life. Taking the first step by reaching out for help can be daunting, but the support and resources provided by JACS Toronto ensure that participants are not alone in their journey to recovery.

Adult Outreach and Education

Bring it home – or to your shul, school, business, or organization. JACS Toronto offers, free of charge, adult, student, and youth outreach programs about mental health and addiction. These programs can be customized for your needs, or you can choose from a list of important current topics. For more information or to book an educational workshop, contact us at: (416)638-0350 or visit: jacstoronto.org

JACS Toronto is a safe, inclusive and non-judgmental space providing support, information and access to multiple services.

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At JACS Toronto, we provide a range of services to help people impacted by Alcohol. We offer one-on-one counselling, support groups, harm reduction supplies, mental health services and so much more.

Compassionate care for all
Our team is here to provide you with the support you need in a safe and non-judgmental environment. We recognize that everyone has their own story and we strive to provide individualized care for every person who walks through our doors.

Be part of the recovery journey
At JACS Toronto we believe in the power of recovery and are committed to helping individuals along their journey. With our wide range of programs and services we can help you or someone you love take back control of their lives.

For more info call (416)638-0350 or visit: jacstoronto.org