“Ten the Hard Way; True Stories of Addiction and Recovery” by Rev. Dr. Kevin T. Coughlin Ph.D., Author, Catherine Townsend-Lyon, and contributing guest authors is a collection of stories of how ten individuals dealt with addiction and recovery in their own lives, some
are Best-Selling Authors, Radio Personalities, Business people and more. This fascinating book that is written in each of the contributors and authors own words is riveting! Readers will join them on journeys that include pain, fear, hopelessness, death, hope, faith, friendship, spirituality, truth, failures, and successes.
For the ones that didn’t make it, we lift them up and tell their stories in the hopes to help someone else. Some of the stories deal with the process addictions while others deal with substance abuse.
You can feel good when purchasing this book as each e-book sold? A portion of the profits will be donated to the “Addict’s Moms Organization” to help support young people in need of recovery without enough funding.
Targeted Age Group: 16 and up
Buy the ebook:
Buy the Book On Amazon
Catherine Townsend-Lyon is the best-selling author of her shocking debut Memoir “Addicted To Dimes, Confessions of a Liar and a Cheat. Available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Books-A-Million, and Walmart Online and now her new compilation book titled; “Ten the Hard Way; True Stories of Addiction and Recovery” released October 2017 on Amazon Kindle.
Catherine has fast become well known in the addiction & recovery communities. Her book shares her raw, unedited and haunting past of gambling addiction, living with mental health challenges, a childhood trauma, and abuse survivor, as she helps many in recovery and advocates about these important issues to Shatter Stigma, Raise Awareness, and Educate the public, and those who have been ‘touched’ by the same. Her mission is to spread HOPE to others looking to recover and warn that suicide is not an option or answer for someone with a gambling addiction.
Catherine has been featured on many radio show’s most recently on ‘Mental Health News Radio Network’ as a guest author and advocate. Catherine has been interviewed and written into major media article releases. One by, Columbia University titled, “Gambling With America’s Health” in Sept. 2016, and recently an article in Time.com and Nautilus.us …titled; “Addicted to Anticipation” – http://nautil.us/issue/40/learning/addicted-to-anticipation
She was featured in a 4 part interview series by, www.Addiction.com “My Addiction” about her story of gambling addiction and recovery. Her story was picked and featured in “Heroes In Recovery and Facing Addiction.” She is a former columnist from “In Recovery Magazine ~ The Author’s Cafe.”
Now being in recovery 10+ years, she currently is finishing her follow-up book to Addicted To Dimes, coming mid-2018, and just released a book with 10 other authors, legendary recovery coach Arnie Wexler of “All Bets Are Off” and Rev. Dr. Kevin T. Coughlin Ph.D. the addiction expert both seen on CNN, FoxNews and 60 Minutes titled; ‘Ten the Hard Way; True Stories of Addiction and Recovery.” Catherine now lives in sunny Arizona via So. Oregon with her husband of 27 years, and their 3 cats.
Follow the author on social media:
Learn more about the writer. Visit the Author’s Website
Facebook Fan Page