the sober lifestyle

Are you an addict or alcoholic?

To answer this question, ask yourself the following questions and answer them as honestly as you can.

  1. Are drinking or using jeopardizing your job or business?
  2. Do you use drugs or drink to escape from worries or troubles?
  3. Do you drink or use alone?
  4. Have you ever had a complete loss of memory as a result of your drinking or using?
  5. Has your physician ever treated you for drinking or using drugs?
  6. Do you drink or use to build up your self-confidence?
  7. Have you ever been in a hospital or institution on account of drinking or using drugs?

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Milton Birnbaum, M.D. - Advisory Board
Dr. Milton M. Birnbaum received his MD at U.C. Irvine Medical College, has worked in the recovery field for many years, and is a well-known Addictionologist. He is Assistant Clinical Professor for the Department of Psychology and Bio-Behavioral Science at UCLA Medical School where he lectures on "Addiction in the Professions." He is Board Certified in Addiction medicine.
Dorothy Noriega, M.S - Advisory Board
Education Director, Supervisor of Nursing Service, Acting Coordinator of Nursing at Patton State Hospital; ten years Mental Health Nursing consultant for State of California; five years Psychiatric Instructor for RN students in clinical site for SBVC for the past ten years.
Bob Delmonteque - Advisory Board
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Al Saenz - Advisory Board, Co-Founder
Over forty-one years of sobriety. One of the foremost Western experts in meditation. One of the most sought after circuit speakers and counselors in Alcoholics Anonymous.
Kevin Knox - Sober Coach, Co-Founder
B.S., psychology. 30 years in the fitness and nutrition field; Teacher, Los Angeles Unified; clean and sober over 20 years. Has helped scores of poeple with substance abuse problems, from alcoholism to food disorders, recover and lead productive lives.
Richard Cole - Sober Coach
Managed rock bands in the 60s and 70s. Has coached several rock stars and famous personalities the past ten years. Over seventeen years in recovery in leading a clean and sober lifestyle.
Stacey Abrams - Sober Coach
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Bobbi Houston - Sober Coach
Bobbi has over 28 years of sobriety and is a specialist in dependency education. She is a registered nurse and has her National Chemical Dependency Nursing Certification, as well as Drug and Alcohol Counseling Certification. Bobbi is more than qualified to help any substance abuser on the planet.