Louise Stanger Ed.D, LCSW, CDWF, CIP & Roger Porter

Writer, Speaker, Clinician, Interventionist

Louise uses an invitational intervention approach to work with complicated mental health, substance abuse, chronic pain and process addiction clients. She publishes in the Huffington Post, Journal of Alcohol Studies, The Sober World, Recovery Campus, DB Resources, Counselor Magazine, Recovery View, Addiction Blog and other media. The San Diego Business Journal listed her as one of the “Top 10 Women Who Mean Business” and is considered by Quit Alcohol as one of the Top 10 Interventionists in the country. She speaks all over the country and trains staff at Paradigm Malibu, New Found Life, Lakeview Health, and develops original family programs such as the one at Driftwood Recovery in Austin, Texas. She is the recipient of the 2014 Foundations Fan Favorite Speaker Award and the 2016 Joseph L. Galletta Spirit of Recovery Award. Her book Falling Up: A Memoir of Renewal is available on Amazon and Learn to Thrive: An Intervention Handbook on her website at www.allaboutinterventions.com. Louise co-writes her articles with Roger Porter. Roger graduated with two degrees from the University of Texas at Austin. He works in the entertainment industry and writes for film and television.

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Latest Articles by Louise Stanger Ed.D, LCSW, CDWF, CIP & Roger Porter

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  1. You’ve Got a Friend: Care Animals & Emotional Sobriety

  2. How to Get Out of a Rut and Find Your Purpose

  3. How I Met Anxiety at Seven

  4. “Uptight (Everything’s Alright)” - 7 Benefits of Stress

  5. The Price Of Gold: Doping And Professional Athletes

  6. Honoring Women in Recovery: Miriam’s House LA & Peggy Albrecht Friendly House LA

  7. International Overdose Awareness Day - A Time to Act

  8. Climbing to Positivity

  9. Doctor Suicide: The Elephant in the Examining Room

  10. Finding Happiness