Laura Firestone is an alcoholic, drug addict and the author of Recovery no more book series. In her book she shares her story of overcoming addiction and alcohol and drug abuse. Laura has been through many treatments including alcohol and drug rehab programs, life coaching and hypnotherapy. She is a certified counselor and teaches at an alcoholism treatment program in San Francisco, California. Laura is also a life coach and helps individuals and couples struggling with substance abuse problems and addiction.
Laura is highly respected as an author, speaker and therapist and has been invited to present at some of the world’s most prestigious gatherings including the World Congress on Addictions and Alcoholism, Alcoholics Anonymous Annual Meeting, the National Council for Alcoholism and Drug Dependence Annual meetings, the International Congress on Addiction Treatment, the American Association of Drug Addiction counselors, and a special program on Drug Abuse, which she presented at the National Association of Drug Alcohol Rehabilitators Annual meeting. She also serves as a member of the board of directors of the International Drug Rehab Association (IDACA). She is also a member of several other professional organizations and has presented her written work at various gatherings and symposiums. In her professional capacity, Laura also serves as a psychologist and is the manager of drug and alcohol rehabilitation for a drug rehab facility in Southern California.
Laura is a strong advocate of finding a drug addiction treatment program that is flexible enough to meet the needs of people who are struggling with addiction and have the resources to attend such a program. She emphasizes that a comprehensive addiction treatment program should address the substance abuse, the behavior modification aspects and the medical aspects of the drug addiction. This is what makes Laura different from other addiction recovery gurus. Laura provides an interesting glimpse into the drug addiction and alcoholism treatment process and provides many helpful tools that will help you become an alcoholic and drug addict survivor.