Tom Horvath joins hosts Dan Griffin and Kristin Sunanta Walker for a discussion about his panel presentation at The Evolution of Addiction conference in Februrary 2017, Los Angeles CA. Tom is a Past President of the Society on Addiction Psychology of the American Psychological Association (APA) and a Fellow of the APA. He is author of Sex, Drugs, Gambling & Chocolate: A Workbook for Overcoming Addictions, and owner of Practical Recovery, an addiction treatment facility in San Diego.
He was one of the founders of SMART Recovery (in 1994) and was president for 20 years. SMART is an international, non-profit network of free, self-empowering, science-based mutual help groups, face-to-face or online, for abstaining from any substance or activity addiction.