Sharon Wegscheider-Cruse is a nationally known consultant, educator, and author of 17 books, many of which have been translated to French, German, Spanish, Greek, Portuguese, and Japanese. She was the founding chairperson of the National Association for Children of Alcoholics.nbsp;As a family therapist, she has conducted workshops around the worldnbsp;consulting with the military, school systems, business and industry, treatment centers, and corporations. She is a past winner of the Mary Mann awardnbsp;in recognition for her achievements and contribution to alcoholism communications and is the subject of several DVDs used for training purposes. She has appeared on The Phil Donahue Show , The Oprah Winfrey Show twice, and Good Morning America. Sharon lives in Las Vegas. Learn more at www.sharonwcruse.com.nbsp;
Joseph Cruse, M.D.,nbsp;is an addiction medicine specialist, author, writer, and lecturer. He is the founding medical of the Betty Ford Center. He served as president of the medical staff at Eisenhower Hospital and as a medical director of Onsite Workshops. He has consulted for corporations, school systems, hospitals, and alcohol and drug treatment centers. He has appeared onnbsp;60 Minutes, Good Morning America,nbsp;andnbsp;The Late Night Show.