Drug & Alcohol Treatment
Specialist & Author
The word HELP has been in Susan’s blood since she was a young girl. Growing up in a small town in Newfoundland & Labrador, she came from a family that naturally helped others. Later she became interested in working with the elderly and making their last years comfortable. Susan worked for more than 20 years in this field, and she was passionate about it.
Later, in 2003, she decided to change her career to helping people LIVE; this became her continuous mission and life work. She joined the team at a renowned drug rehabilitation center in the province of Quebec, where she saw firsthand how treatment could help a person’s spirit, mind & body become healthy again.
Susan held the position of Withdrawal Specialist, Rehabilitation Supervisor, and rose to be Director of Production. Her desire and ability to help those with addiction brought out a will to understand the field better. Susan knows how families struggle with trying to help their loved ones. So, in her daily life, she continues to HELP and consult family members who call, pointing them in the right direction as far as treatment centers. Or she will take the time and listen to the relatives and their needs. She obtained her diploma as a Drug & Alcohol Treatment Specialist and since set up an On-Line Counseling Service. For the last five years, Susan has been working as a Drug and Alcohol Addiction Consultant; she counseled countless families to find suitable facilities.
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