Substance abuse and addiction steals individuals of thier own self, their families, and life dreams. Freedom from addiction means regaining a peaceful, fufilling life with integrity, and healthy self-esteem; a life in which physical, mental, and emotional health is restored and the spirit healed.

Recovery is possible.  If you are interested in learning more contact me.  I am a Canadian Certified Addiction Counsellor (CCAC), and have training and experience in assessment, counselling, intervention, and treatment of addiction related disorders as well as working with couples & families who are affected by someone else's struggle.


Recovery is a lifelong process that can be both rewarding and exciting. As a recovery coach, I can help you navigate the journey through exploring social, emotional, mental and spiritual well-being practices - whether you are preparing for treatment, or newly out of treatment and requiring extra support and guidance.    


When you're living close to someone with an addiction, you're likely to develop your own ways to deal with the pain. Sometimes, the whole family can change in an unhealthy way. Dealing with addiction means dealing with everyone affected by it.  Our Family Program will help as you navigate this difficult road. 

Helpful Links

Lifeshine Addiction & Recovery Blog

Intensive Outpatient Program - Vernon & Kelowna

Pleasure Unwoven - An Explanation of Addiction DVD