"In The Realm of Hungry Ghosts" was written to help addicts, and those that desire to help them become healthy. Dr. Gabor Maté’s taps into his twenty plus years as a medical doctor to disprove current legal, health, and social policies regarding dependency. Maté is able to link his own propensity for past addictive behavior with that of concrete resolutions.
A benchmark in the field, this contemporary classic holds the key to understanding codependency. With instructive life stories, personal reflections, exercises, and self-tests, "Codependent No More" is a simple, no nonsense approach to the perplexing world of codependency.
David Sheff’s journey through his son Nic’s addiction to drugs and challenging first steps toward recovery. Before Nic Sheff became addicted to crystal meth, he was no different than any other boy his age: full of fun, sports lover, and even a honor student. After the drugs took hold however, a liar, thief, and vagabond is what Nic turned into. The elder Sheff takes us back to the scary first signs as his family did what they could to make a change.
"A Piece of Cake" is unlike any memoir you’ll ever read. Moving and direct with its delivery, Cupcake Brown's writing is engrossing and the venture unforgettable. It is the story of a tough soul that took on the underside of urban living, and endured through sheer willpower to tell the story. Ms. Brown is a dynamic and original storyteller who will take readers through hell.
A break from the normal addiction story plot, "Broken" is an authentic story of recovery that will shock and inspire its readers from start to finish. The eldest son of journalist Bill Moyers, William Cope Moyers relates with unforgettable clarity the story of how a young man with every advantage found himself spiraling into a love affair with crack cocaine.
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