Dr. Magness is in private practice (HopeAndFreedom.com) but serves as a consultant to the counseling center for men and couples where compulsive sexual behavior is a factor. He is a Certified Sex Addiction Therapist and is the president of The Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health (SASH), formerly known as the National Council on Sex Addiction and Compulsivity.
Dr. Magness was a pastor for twenty years prior to becoming a therapist. He holds two master’s degrees including a Master of Arts in Psychology and also has a Doctor of Ministry. In addition to his work as a psychotherapist, he is the author of Hope & Freedom for Sexual Addicts and Their Partners, published by Gentle Path Press. He is also the author of numerous audio books that are found at RecoveryOnTheGo.com