Lisa Taylor is a counsellor and multi-award-winning author living in New Zealand’s Northland. Her own journey towards healing from betrayal began in 2010 and she began leading support groups for betrayed partners in 2014. In 2017 she studied small group facilitation with Donna Meredith-Dixon (A Door of Hope) and in 2018 she became a certified clinical partner specialist (APSATS). In 2021 she completed her Masters thesis on the correlation between sex addiction and domestic violence.
Lisa has a private counselling practice (predominantly online) in New Zealand where she works with betrayed wives and men with problematic sexual behaviours. Internationally she does this work through Naked Truth Project based in the UK, leading weekly groups for those in recovery and also working with individuals and couples.
Lisa speaks to therapy colleages about her areas of practice and research and also leads workshops for women impacted by a husband/partner's problematic sexual behaviours through Relational Recovery Centre Asia Pacific. She has served on the board of Christian Sex Addiction Specialists International and is currently a trustee of the Sex Addictions Specialists Aotearoa (SASA) charitable trust.
Prior to writing Beyond Betrayal, Lisa was an award-winning young adult/children's author. In 2016 she wrote and published a new book for this demographic on porn and sexting... versus God's good plans for sexuality. There's WHAT on my Phone? has been highly acclaimed by those working in the sex addiction treatment/prevention fields, including such Christian organizations as IACSAS, Covenant Eyes and Protect Young Eyes. Read more.
The award-winning, Beyond Betrayal takes an in-depth look at the issue of a woman’s healing from marital betrayal. It details Lisa's own journey and that of women she has walked alongside. Moreover, the book uses data from a survey of over 900 wives of sex addicts — and two smaller surveys others which have followed it. Read more.
Beyond Betrayal Couples' Guide acts as a companion guide to the Beyond Betrayal book. For husband's who want to more fully grasp their wife's journey, and enter more deeply into their own recovery, this is a key resource. Read more.
In New Zealand the Beyond Betrayal books can be purchased emailing me.