Joe Herzanek, a man who battled his own demons of addiction over thirty years ago, says, "I know people can change. If I can do it, anyone can!"
Joe's own life struggles and practical advice offer hope and solutions to those living amidst the turmoil of someone's alcohol and drug abuse. Chaplain Joe Herzanek is the president and founder of Changing Lives Foundation. As an addiction counselor in Colorado he spent over twenty years working in the criminal justice system as the Chaplain/Addiction Counselor at the Boulder and Weld County Jails and currently serves as a Chaplain at the Boulder County Jail, Boulder, CO. Joe is the former host of Recovery Television, Eye on Addiction Radio, speaker, producer of several DVDs and author of the award-winning book "Why Don't They Just Quit? What families and friends need to know about addiction and recovery."
His passion is for helping men and women struggling with addiction, as well as their family members and friends.
Chaplain Joe Herzanek and his wife Judy have three grown children, Jami, Jake, and Jessica, and enjoy the beautiful Colorado outdoors with their two Cairn Terriers, Lewis and Clark.
Joe specializes in "crisis counseling" for those situations that seem hopeless or impossible. He's especially gifted at helping families find their way "out" and partnering with them to formulate a plan. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Joe at (303) 775.6493 for more info.
"Addicts and alcoholics aren't crazy, and they CAN quit!"