Community Speaking

I do speak to community groups and organization on subjects within my experience and expertise and, as you can see from my “About” page, the experience is long and the expertise is extensive. Some of the topics that I have and can speak on are listed below. If you would like me to speak to your group or put on or participate in your workshops or conferences, please contact me at 213-804-4408 or email me at

  • The Root Cause of All Addictions
  • Self-Esteem Building Techniques
  • Why the 12 Steps work from a therapeutic viewpoint
  • Understanding 12 Step groups, like Alcoholics Anonymous and why they are essential to recovery from alcoholism and addictions
  • Drugs and Alcohol: how much is too much?
  • Why We Do Things That We Know Are Not In Our Best Interests
  • How to successfully stop smoking and other not-so-good habits
  • How to up the chances that your kids will make it through teen years without becoming alcoholics and addicts.
  • Questions and answers about the parenting of teens from a 13x foster parent and adoptive father of a teen.
  • If what you are looking for is not here, please run it by me. If I don’t think I am able to do it, I have many associates that probably can.