This presentation was given at the 2018 Coalition to End Sexual Exploitation Global Summit hosted by the National Center on Sexual Exploitation. (EndExploitationSummit.com)
Jay Stringer, M.Div, LMHC
Psychotherapist, Researcher, and Author
Jay Stringer’s research on over 3,600 men and women reveals the key predictors of pornography use. Many people attempt to "stop" their use of pornography at the cost of exploring the unique reasons that drive them to it. To find freedom from pornography, invite people to transform these 4 themes.
A licensed mental health counselor and ordained minister, Jay Stringer has spent the last decade working on the frontlines of the demand for pornography and sexual exploitation. Jay’s first book, Unwanted: How Sexual Brokenness Reveals Our Way to Healing, will be released in the fall of 2018. His book includes original research on over 3,600 men and women struggling with pornography. Additionally, Jay is a lecturer on sexual compulsivity for the City of Seattle john’s school. Stringer holds an MDiv and Master in Counseling Psychology from the Seattle School of Theology and Psychology and received post-graduate training under Dr. Patrick Carnes and Dr. Dan Allender.