Randy Young

Biography

ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Randy Young was born and raised in the Midwest region of the U.S.A. After high school the author worked a variety of jobs before getting married, having a family and pursuing his A.A., B.A., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in the areas of human services, sociology, psychology, and training and learning. The author spent nearly 35 years working in the areas of mental health and substance abuse treatment. During this time Randy worked in nursing, social work, psychology and administration, and also enjoyed teaching as a college instructor. His primary life work has been dedicated to helping individuals learn to help themselves.
In his semi-retirement Randy has enjoyed spending time with his wife, children, grandchildren and friends while pursuing activities he loves such as camping, fishing, vacationing, reading and writing. During his years of employment Randy spent considerable time reading and writing in the capacity of his work for a professional clinical audience. Now it is the author’s desire to apply his love of helping others and writing to a broader audience of readers.

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Books

The Power & Self-Control To Make & Break Habits
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
This book is designed to help the reader acquire the knowledge and skills to learn how to make new habits to replace old habits. Examples help the reader understand key concepts. This book discusses how to maintain awareness using a very special habit to avoid the pitfall of relapse. Simple steps help the reader understand how to exercise the power and self-control to make and break habits.
Secret Tips: How To Survive & Help The Alcoholic You Love
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Codependency
In this book, I offer secret tips to help the alcoholic and persons closest to the alcoholic. Why do I refer to these tips as secret? These tips are secret because too many family members and alcoholics, who need the information the most, don’t have the information; it is secret to them. They don’t know what to do or where to get help.Thanks for letting me share what has been shared with me.

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