Michael Visger

Biography

Michael Visger was born in Rockford, IL in 1970. After living in Rochester, NY, and Kingsport, TN, he moved to Knoxville, TN where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and in Sociology/Criminal Justice. He worked for the adolescent outdoor recovery programs at Peninsula Village and for a residential treatment program, now closed, in downtown Knoxville. It was here where he created the Anti-12 Steps in 1996. After the close of the program, he worked for DRD (Drug Research Development) treatment centers with opiate addicts through 2000. Moving to Seattle, WA, Michael began work for Good Samaritan Behavioral Health, where he further structured the Anti-12 Steps and created programs for his clients. Michael worked for the Washington State Free and Clear Smoking Cessation Program while also running a small counseling practice in Tacoma, WA, where he has further brought the Anti-12 Steps to those in need and hoping for support other than that provided by the traditional 12 Steps method. Michael is currently a certified counselor in Washington State. He is continuing his efforts to take over the world.

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Books

The Anti-12 Steps
Price: $9.98 USD. Words: 45,780. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Substance Abuse & Addictions / Alcoholism
The first ever update to the 12 step program since it's creation. Unlike any other book related to the 12 steps, the Anti-12 Steps changes the 12 step process and explains addiction in a way never done before. Targeting resistant addicts, and giving new approaches to the treatment process allows for more unique way of reaching through the addict's defenses to reach the recovering addict inside.

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