Media & Publications

Articles, presentations, and projects

Podcasts & Interviews

Modern Warrior Interview with Fredrik Clauset. Talking about Somawise, stress, trauma, addiction, and how to live more in the body.

Conversation with Danni Carr on her podcast ‘How I Quit Alcohol’ about Somawise, an incredible resource for healing addiction.

Publications

Meditation as an intervention for men with self-perceived problematic pornography Use: A Series of Single Case Studies (2020). Sniewski, L., Krägeloh, C., Farvid, P., & Carter, P. Current Psychology.

Heal the body, the mind follows. (2020). Sniewski, L. Psychology Aotearoa, 12(1), 54-58.

Breaking isolation. Men, too, need connection & support. (2019). Sniewski, L. Psychology Aotearoa, 11(2), 114-117.

Abstinence or acceptance? A case series examining the experiences of men as they intervene with problematic pornography use. (2019). Sniewski, L. & Farvid, P. Sexual Addiction & Compulsivity, 26(3-4), 191-210.

Hidden in shame: Heterosexual men’s experiences of self-perceived problematic pornography use. (2019). Sniewski, L. & Farvid, P. Psychology of Men and Masculinity, 21(2), 201-212.

The assessment and treatment of adult heterosexual men with self-perceived problematic pornography use: A review. (2018). Sniewski, L., Farvid, P., & Carter, P. Addictive Behaviors. 77, 217-224.

Change through stillness: Mindfulness meditation as a catalyst for behavioural change. (2018). Sniewski, L. Psychology Aotearoa. 10(1), 43-45.

The problem with problematic pornography use. (2018). Sniewski, L. Psychology Aotearoa. 10(2), 116-118.

Conferences, Presentations, & Events

Compassionate Inquiry Special Event (August 2022) – More than Words: The Intentionality Beneath CI Stepping Stones. Budapest, Hungary. 

Compassionate Inquiry Special Event (August 2022) – Integrating CI with Couples Therapy. Budapest, Hungary. 

LAN Breakfast: Mental Health & Wellness (September 2021) – Mental Health & Wellbeing Expert Panel. Auckland, New Zealand.

The Sex Tech Lab (April 2021) – Unpacking the Experiences of Men with Self-Perceived Problematic Pornography Use. The New School, New York.

KiwiCAM (November 2019) – Change through Stillness: Examining the experiences of men as they utilise meditation as an intervention for self-perceived problematic pornography use. Auckland, New Zealand.

Perth Mindfulness Conference (September 2018) – Meditation as a Catalyst for Behavioural Change. Perth, Australia. 

Compassionate Inquiry Conference (November 2022) – Digging for Gold: Unearthing Core Beliefs. Vancouver, Canada.

Compassionate Inquiry Special Event (August 2022) – Change through Stillness: The Role of Stillness within CI. Budapest, Hungary. 

Eden Festival – Winter Gathering (August 2021) – Porn Panel: Exploring the Impacts & Benefits of Porn. Auckland, New Zealand.

Goodfellow Symposium (March 2021) – Looking beneath the surface of problematic pornography use. Auckland, New Zealand. 

International Conference on Mindfulness Asia Pacific (February 2019) – Change Through Stillness: Mindfulness Meditation as an Intervention for Men with Problematic Pornography Use. Auckland, New Zealand.

FitEx Auckland (November 2018) – Change through Stillness. Auckland, New Zealand.

A Million Ways to Live

I traveled around the world making an international documentary series on healthy living in different cultures. I searched in 40 countries in 13 months for people who found health and happiness in unique ways. There are a million ways to live. Be your own health & wellness guru.

Read the book that inspired the series HERE, and watch the 56-episode series HERE.