Lauren Stahl is the Founder of SPARKITE (www.sparkite.com), a global accountability platform providing empowerment, support, and love. She is a gay woman and former Wall Street executive in recovery from an eating disorder, alcohol, and drug addiction.
In this memoir, an upper middle class girl voted best looking and most likely to succeed develops and overcomes multiple, life threatening addictions. Addicts struggling to get help because of the stigma of addiction will connect to these powerful vignettes. Available Now! Get the Book.
Cate Stevens. Founder of Addictionland.com, has over fifteen years of recovery from food, drug, alcohol, cigarette and unhealthy relationship addiction. Cate’s approach to recovery is based on the 12 steps, as well the practice of spiritual principles, exercise, good nutrition, and meditation.
Christopher Kennedy Lawford, actor, writer, lawyer, activist and public speaker, is the son of iconic Peter Lawford and Patricia Kennedy -- along with the most famous Uncles one could possibly have: Pres. John F. Kennedy, Sen. Robert Kennedy and Sen. Ted Kennedy.
Patty Powers is a sober coach and writer. She was featured on the A&E mini series Relapse and can be found in the "expert" section of Thefix.com. She writes on Addiction and Fear for the Becoming Fearless section of the Huffington Post.
Seth Jaffe is a nationally recognized interventionist and sober coach who has been involved in both rehab and recovery. He has worked in both residential & outpatient programs with years of experience as a group facilitator.
Caroline is an internationally-known coach, author, educator and motivational speaker on the topic of goal accomplishment and its connection with happiness, and is recognized as one of the world's leaders on this research.
Tommy Rosen is a yoga teacher and addiction recovery expert who has spent the last two decades immersed in yoga, recovery and wellness. He holds advanced certifications in both Hatha and Kundalini Yoga.
Following a Ph.D. into the neuromechanisms of addictive behaviours (across gambling disorder, alcoholism and addiction), Paul Henry (pseudonym) is a researcher, recovering alcoholic, and blogger.
Lisa Hann is the author of How to Have Fun in Recovery and 365 Ways to Have Fun Sober . She is a frequent contributor to SoberNation.com and has been in recovery since 2010. She has a B.A. in Journalism and lives with her son in New Jersey.
Daniel D. Maurer is a freelance writer and speaker living openly in recovery, and the author of Sobriety: A Graphic Novel (Hazelden, Nov 2014) the exciting new resource illustrating Twelve Step principles through the creative punch of comics.