What is the CCRT-SLA Training Program?
Meet the ICR Faculty
Mark H Bird, PhD, LMFT
Dr. Bird is a licensed marriage and family therapist, attending BYU for his Master’s degree and Virginia Tech for his PhD. He has worked with addictive behaviors, including drug/alcohol and process addictions, since 2000. This experience includes time as the Director of Outpatient Services for Santé Center for Healing and as Program Director for Enterhealth Life Recovery Program. He has published multiple articles in professional journals and presented at multiple professional conferences, including ACA, AAMFT, TAMFT, and SASH conferences. His doctoral research and dissertation focused on couple therapy and sexual addiction. His book, In Tandem, focuses on treating sexual addictions individually and relationally. He co-founded and is currently Executive Director for the Institute for Connection and Recovery, a training program for therapists based on a model of therapy that incorporates individual healing with relational healing. Dr. Bird also runs a private practice, Healing and Recovery, specializing in working with sexual addicts and partners of both genders.