Gary W. Messecar, LCSW, M.Div.



This is a psychotherapy practice specializing in sexual addiction treatment and trauma resolution;     Gary Messecar is a Certified Sexual Addiction Therapist (CSAT) and received training by Dr. Patrick Carnes;   emotional and sexual trauma is treated utilizing EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing);   psychotherapy is offered for individuals, couples and spouses of addicts;  the practice is located near Hartford, Connecticut;


Gary Messecar is a Certified Sexual Addiction Therapist (CSAT) and offers specialized treatment of sexual addiction, including the compulsive use of pornography, strip clubs, affairs, adult bookstores, escorts and more.  He is certified in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing), a method of deeply addressing many forms of emotional trauma. He is a graduate of Union Theological Seminary and offers spiritual guidance to all who seek a deeper meaning in life.


Sexual Addiction Treatment:                                   Assessment, consultation; individual and couples treatment

Treatment of Co-addiction:    when a partner has engaged in sexually compulsive behavior

Treatment of Pornography Addiction:  when seeking and viewing Internet porn has become central in a person's life

Gary Messecar is a Certified Sexual Addictions Therapist (CSAT), trained by Dr. Patrick Carnes, and has over 15 years of experience in this speciality.

EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing):
He is certified in EMDR, a cutting edge intervention providing thorough resolution of many emotionally traumatic experiences.
Individual psychotherapy and couples treatment.