Author: Linda Hatch

Linda Hatch has had a long career in clinical psychology including teaching, research, student counseling, child psychology and crisis intervention. In addition she worked for many years through the court system evaluating sex offenders, sexually violent predators and mentally ill offenders. In recent years her work has been in the field of trauma and addiction. Linda is the author of the books Living with a Sex Addict: The Basics from Crisis to Recovery and Relationships in Recovery: A Guide for Sex Addicts who are Starting Over. She devotes considerable time to her writing which includes blogging on her regular column on PsychCentral.com as well as on her own website. Linda lives in Santa Barbara, California with her husband David, their border collie Perry and their cat Clara.
  • Credentials:
    M.A., Ph.D. University of California at Riverside; NIMH Postdoctoral Fellow at UCLA; Certified Sex Addiction Therapist (CSAT)
  • Titles:
    Private Practice in Santa Barbara, California
  • Organizations:
    Member of Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health (SASH); Member of American Psychological Association
  • Expertise:
    Sex Addiction
Authored