A few words about book's author
Sherry Gaba, LCSW, is an experienced professional in the field of addictions and recovery. A licensed psychotherapist and life coach who attended the famous Coaches Training Institute, Sherry received her Master of Social Work from the prestigious University of Southern California. With fifteen years of experience as a clinician, she has also worked at some of the top rehab centers including the famed Promises Treatment Center in Malibu, CA. The success of her private practice and coaching program made her the go-to expert for Dr. Drew Pinsky on VH1s Celebrity Rehab 2 and its spinoff, Sober House, and she appeared as the Life Coach on Celebrity Rehab 3 in spring 2010. Sherrys expertise has been quoted in Cosmopolitan, New York Daily News, E! Online, and Elle.com, and she has appeared on Issues with Jane Velez-Mitchell, Hollywood Confidential, Inside Edition, Dr. Drew Live, Fox News in San Diego, and KTLA-TV in Los Angeles. Sherry is a frequent contributor to anthologies, blogs, and newsletters, is a sought-after speaker, and lives with her family in Southern California where she maintains an active private practice. Visit Sherry at www.sgabatherapy.com, and read her blogs at CounselorMagazine.com and BeliefNet.com.
Beth Adelman has been working as a writer, journalist, and editor for twenty-five years. She has written three books for adults, seven childrens books, and countless magazine, newspaper, and web articles. Beth also works with corporate clients to help them present and refine their unique message. Beths work has covered a very wide variety of topics, including science, medicine, history, sports, the arts, and animals.