Steven Luff

Steven Luff, MDiv, MA is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in Los Angeles, CA (LMFT #96063). Steven is the author of Pure Eyes: A Man’s Guide to Sexual Integrity and is the creator of the X3Pure 30-Days to Purity online recovery program. Since 2008 Steven has led a free drop-in recovery group in Hollywood, CA focusing on individualized sexual recovery goals. In addition to seeing clients and leading groups at his Culver City office, Steven continues to lead substance abuse recovery groups at Chabad Residential Treatment Center in Midtown LA.


Steven earned his Masters of Divinity from Claremont School of Theology in Claremont, CA and his Masters in Clinical Psychology from Antioch University in Los Angeles. Steven’s unique blend of theological, psychological, and neurobiological training makes him particularly adept at working with individuals dedicated to reclaiming their lives from substance abuse whether it be with drugs, alcohol, or sex.

Experienced in the modalities of existential psychotherapy and depth psychology, Steven’s work with individuals, couples, and groups also focuses on major life transitions and the spiritual issues that are often a part of those transitions. While educated at a Methodist seminary (Christian), Steven is well-versed in various traditions and aspects of religion and faith including Judaism, Buddhism, and Atheism.

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