Stanton Peele is one of the foremost experts on addiction therapy in the world, and has been saving people’s lives for over four decades. Stanton has written 12 books including the classics Love and Addiction, The Meaning of Addiction and 7 Tools to Beat Addiction; he is a week respected writer for numerous addiction and therapy outlets both online and in print format; has won numerous awards for his work in the field of addiction therapy; created the Life Process Program for addiction treatment, and has just released his new book Recover! Stop Thinking Like an Addict and Reclaim Your Life With the PERFECT Program.
In this interview we talk about the theory behind Recover! Stop Thinking Like an Addict and Reclaim Your Life With the PERFECT Program, the recent death of Philip Seymour Hoffman and much, much more.
Stanton Peele has been at the cutting edge of addiction theory and practice since writing, with Archie Brodsky, Love and Addiction in 1975. He has developed the on-line Life Process Program, and has written (with Ilse Thompson), Recover! Stop Thinking Like an Addict and Reclaim Your Life with The PERFECT Program. He can be found online on Facebook and Twitter.