Forest Benedict is the author of the highly-acclaimed book Life After Lust: Stories & Strategies for Sex & Pornography Addiction Recovery. He is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and certified Sexual Addiction Treatment Provider (SATP). Forest works as a therapist at LifeSTAR of the Central Valley and leads sexual addiction workshops, intensives, and online groups with LifeSTAR Sacramento. He is also the Program Manager of the Sexual Addiction Treatment Provider program at Mid-America Nazarene University. Forest writes on his personal blog, as a guest blogger, and has other published articles. Forest also writes and speaks publicly about protecting children from pornography. He is a husband and father who is in recovery.