About Dr. Doug Weiss
Sex Addiction Therapist and Psychologist
Douglas Weiss, PH.D. is an internationally recognized licensed psychologist, therapist and sex addiction expert. His passion is helping you. Dr. Weiss has over 30 years of experience in counseling and is here to give you the help you need.
Dr. Weiss's own journey of recovery has equipped him with wisdom and compassion that goes well beyond his expert clinical skills. He can help you find hope and be a source of compassion for you whether you are struggling with abuse, sex addiction or you are in a challenging relationship.
He founded Heart to Heart Counseling Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado specifically for this purpose. As the Executive Director, Dr. Weiss has had the opportunity to see lives changed and relationships heal. He and his team have helped of thousands of people overcome their sexual addiction, intimacy anorexia and relationship struggles for more than 20 years.
Dr. Weiss developed a unique program at the Heart to Heart Counseling Center which provides recovery help through 3 and 5 Day Intensives, counseling, conferences, and other materials which encourage healthy lives and relationships.
He is also the President of the American Association for Sex Addiction Therapy where he developed the AASAT Sex Addiction Training program to train therapists and coaches. Dr. Weiss combined his clinical appreciation, methodology and modality to create an amazing program which provides proven treatment for sexual addiction, intimacy anorexia, and partner recovery.
He is a licensed psychologist, Certified Sexual Recovery Therapist (SRT), Partners Recovery Therapist (PRT) and Intimacy Anorexia Therapist (IAT). In addition to counseling, he frequently writes books and articles and is a best selling Amazon author.
Writer and Best Selling Author
Dr. Weiss is a prolific writer and an Amazon Best Selling author. He has written more than 30 books on how to successfully heal relationships, overcome addictions and cope with a sexually addicted partner.
His Books, DVDs and website resources are used in treatment centers, recovery groups and clinics around the country.
He has also used his decades of experience as a sex addiction expert to create unique recovery step programs and resources to empower Freedom Groups, sex addicts anonymous groups and recovery communities.
TV and Media
His success in overcoming addiction, helping people and as a sex addiction expert has placed him in the spotlight. He was featured on “Oprah,” “Dr. Phil,” “Good Morning America,” “Fox News,” “Phil Donahue,” and is frequently sought out by radio hosts and news press as a leading sex addiction expert.
Dr. Weiss’s practice is portrayed in a Lifetime Network television movie, Sex, Lies & Obsession, the true story of one man who, caught in sex addiction, begins recovery and rebuilds his marriage after attending Dr. Weiss’s Three Day Intensive Workshop.