Alarming numbers of men, women, and teens struggle with frequent or habitual pornography use today. Among them are many faithful Catholics desperate for hope and healing. In Integrity Restored: Helping Catholic Families Win the Battle Against Pornography, clinical therapist Dr. Peter Kleponis equips readers to embark on a path of recovery.
Drawing heavily from Catholic teaching on human sexuality, Kleponis provides resources and insight for parents, educators, pastors, and all struggling to overcome an addiction to pornography.
In this newly updated edition, Kleponis looks at new technologies, apps, and services that pose the biggest threat to Catholics today.
About the Author
Peter Kleponis is a licensed clinical therapist and assistant director of Comprehensive Counseling Services in West Conshohocken, PA. He specializes in marriage and family therapy, pastoral counseling, and pornography addiction recovery. Dr. Kleponis travels throughout the country raising awareness of pornography addiction and offering hope for healing.
“The most comprehensive work I have read on one of the most pressing problems in the world—and in the Church—today. With wisdom and grace, Dr. Kleponis gives insight and real life answers to deal with today’s elephant in the room.”
—Gus Lloyd, Host of “Seize the Day” on Sirius XM’s The Catholic Channel
“A sound pastoral perspective which makes his book a ‘must’ in the library of not only individuals looking for personal guidance in this area of behavior, but also for every Catholic leader responsible for the formative development of others.”
—Fr. Joseph M. Mele, PhD, Secretary for Leadership Development and Director for Post-Ordination Formation in the Diocese of Pittsburgh