The Author

photo2Valerie Belew has more than twenty years experience in the addictions field.

She also holds a Master of Divinity (M Div) degree, and is internationally certified as an Alcohol/Drug Counselor, also holding the CADC II credential in the state of Georgia. She has served as Clinical Supervisor, Clinical Director, Program Director, and Addictions Counselor.

She has also performed as a Crisis Intervention Evaluator and Crisis Intervention Specialist.

Corporate employers have benefited from her abilities as a speaker and workshop presenter.