I am a LCSW l with 35 years’ experience in substance abuse, mental health disorders, chronic pain, and grief and loss. I have also been a university educator (SDSU & USD) and I am active in the Association of Intervention Specialists & an author, The Definitive Guide to Addiction Interventions (2018), Falling Up - A Memoir of Renewal (2016), trainer and blogger.

Addiction & Codependency

For those facing this crisis, know that change is possible. Despite the destructive and painful reality of addiction, there are steps that can be taken to find hope and healing, as individuals and within our communities.