One our last adult forums of this Spring! Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor Paul Hart Ruthenbeck will be sharing his personal story of rumbling with addiction and recovery. There is a difference between just being sober and being in recovery. Paul points out how recovery is all about the lifestyle changes and the good things we put in our life that make staying sober easier, and highlights the importance of "FISHES": Family, Income/Education, Social, Health, Emotional well-being, & Spirituality.
Paul has a Bachelors of Science in RPLS with and emphasis in Therapeutic Recreation and a minor in Alcohol and Drug Studies from Minnesota State University, Mankato. Paul is a Therapeutic Recreation Specialist and a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor who works for Omada Behavioral Health Services in Northfield, and also has a consulting company.