The International Church of Orange County has partnered with Renewal from Sexual Addiction Ministries (RSA).  Dr. Laird Bridgman is a licensed psychologist, published author, professor, public speaker, ordained minister, and founder of Renewed Hope and RSA Ministries, a Christ-centered self-help program for individuals and families impacted by compulsive sexual behaviors.

Dr. Bridgman earned a doctorate in clinical psychology from Biola University, is a fellow in the Academy of Cognitive Therapy and a Certified Employee Assistance Professional.  Dr. Bridgman has an extensive background in addiction and recovery issues and has special expertise in working with recovery from compulsive sexual behaviors.  His additional clinical specialties include depression and anxiety problems, relationship issues, executive coaching work, and personal growth work.  He has served as adjunct faculty for over 27-years, teaching various graduate courses in psychology.  In the past he has taught at Biola University, Trinity College of Graduate Studies, and Vanguard University.  Currently he is teaching at Argosy University in Orange, CA.  Dr. Bridgman worked for 9-years at Integrated Behavioral Health, a specialty managed care company serving Fortune 100 and Fortune 500 employers and unions where he served as Director of Provider Services, Director of Employee Assistance Programming, and Senior Care Manager.  He currently maintains a full-time clinical and consulting practice in Lake Forest, CA.

For more information about Rev. Dr. Laird Bridgman go to http://www.bridgmandocs.com