William Wooton LAADC CADC II, a CAADAC certified alcohol and drug addiction counselor, has been working in addiction treatment helping adolescents and families for over 15 years. His passion for working with addicted teens started when he became sober himself at the age of 16. After experiencing firsthand what recovery can do, he decided that helping others and their families was his career path.
During his career as a counselor he has facilitated thousands of groups on addiction behaviors. Each week, he conducts several, weekly, open-to-the-public education and support groups that have continued for over a decade.
After starting in private practice in 1997 he founded Pacific Treatment Services (PTS) www.pacifictreatmentservices.com in 2005. As director of PTS his focus is on building effective teen recovery programs and developing new support services for teens and their families.
This 2nd Edition is a great first step for parents to increase effectiveness in dealing with teen drug use. Get a quick education in what you need to know to avoid emotional pitfalls, identify the behaviors of teen drug users, get factual information on drugs, get tough, and find professional help when you need it. Bring your teen back from the brink and restore health and peace to your family.