From Addiction to Recovery: A Therapist's Personal Journey

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"The story of becoming sober signifies a great deal more than simply not 'picking up' or 'using'. This is a story not only of recovery, but also of what it means to live in sobriety."

Congressman Patrick J. Kennedy

1st District, Rhode Island

"This book, written by a recovering addict who became a successful therapist, is a perfect road map for addicts, codependents, and therapists. Among the milestones are ...

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Overview

"The story of becoming sober signifies a great deal more than simply not 'picking up' or 'using'. This is a story not only of recovery, but also of what it means to live in sobriety."

Congressman Patrick J. Kennedy

1st District, Rhode Island

"This book, written by a recovering addict who became a successful therapist, is a perfect road map for addicts, codependents, and therapists. Among the milestones are sobriety, emotional maturity, and personal responsibility."

Joseph A. Pursch, M.D.

Psychiatrist and Member of the President's Commission on Alcoholism and Drug Addiction

"A provocative and enlightening book that will inspire and touch the reader deeply. Highly recommended!"

Congressman Jim Ramstad

3rd District, Minnesota

Co-chair, Addiction Treatment and Recovery Caucus

"This is a highly readable book that will be inspirational to those struggling with alcohol or drug problems and enlightening for those unfamiliar with the recovery process."

George Kolodner, M.D.

Medical Director, Kolmac Clinic

Clinical Professor, Georgetown University School of Medicine

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780595466894
  • Publisher: iUniverse, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 9/20/2007
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 204
  • Product dimensions: 5.98 (w) x 9.02 (h) x 0.47 (d)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 2, 2007

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    This book held my attention, captivated my spirit, and warmed my soul. The writer's determination to battle, conquer and defeat her addiction made me hungry to read on. The story was compelling with from the gut honesty and an easy to read style.

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