Stefanie  Carnes , PhD

Stefanie Carnes is the president of the International Institute for Trauma and Addiction Professionals, and a Senior Fellow for The Meadows, where she works with sexually addicted clients and their families. Stefanie is the clinical architect for Willow House: Relationship Healing for Women struggling with sex, love and intimacy disorders. Her area of expertise includes working with patients and families struggling with multiple addictions, such as sexual addiction, eating disorders and chemical dependency. Stefanie presents regularly at conferences at both the state and national levels. She is also the author of numerous publications including her books, Mending a Shattered Heart: A Guide for Partners of Sex Addicts, Facing Heartbreak: Steps to Recovery for Partners of Sex Addicts, and Facing Addiction: Starting Recovery from Alcohol and Drugs.