Are you a “Fixer”?

I had a conversation with one of Tipping Point Recovery’s former students, who shared an experience I think is pretty common for a lot of family members of someone with substance use disorder (SUD). “I believed that I needed to be everybody’s hero,” she said,...

Who Is the Dear Family Book For?

In the weeks since my book, Dear Family, Why Your Loved One Won’t Accept Help and How to Help Them Anyway, released, I’ve been asked by several people if the book would be a good fit for them to read. It made me realize that since Tipping Point Recovery works with all...

Sobriety Check-In with Austin Karr

I recently was a guest on an episode of Austin Karr’s TikTok live series called Sobriety Check-In.  Austin is a sobriety and transformation coach who I found on TikTok this year, and I instantly felt a connection with his message, his work, and him as a person....

A Hard Truth About Recovery

This is a bit of a good news, bad news situation. The good news is that the path of recovery is a beautiful journey that will leave you stronger, grounded, and more at peace with yourself and your surroundings than you’ve ever been before. The bad news is it probably...