Consultant, author of eight books and national speaker with 25 years experience, Lisa Frederiksen has been presenting on substance abuse, addiction, dual diagnosis, underage drinking and help for the family centered around 21st century brain and addiction related research since 2004. She is an approved MCLE Provider for Substance Abuse/Mental Illness for the CA State Bar, #15372.Her books, Loved One In Treatment? Now What! and If You Loved Me, You’d Stop!, frame her work, including training/workshops/presentations for Stanford Medical School students, Ft. Irwin National Training Center, County of Santa Clara Dep. of Alcohol & Drug Services Learning Institute, Lane County Domestic Violence Council, San Mateo County Bar Association Family Law Section and NAMI Santa Clara County. Lisa also writes a blog, www.BreakingTheCycles.com, is a contributing writer to Decoder at The Partnership at DrugFree.org, and has appeared as a guest on radio and television programs.