Work With Lisa

In this talk, Lisa speaks about breaking the stigma of addiction and mental health disorders. She relates her experiences with high-functioning addiction and recovery in an interview setting. This conversation was held at the Illinois Association for Behavioral Health Annual Conference in Chicago, Illinois.


Recovery Rocks podcast with Tawny Lara.

Rock and Roll-loving, Gen X lawyer Lisa Smith is in a 12-step recovery program from addiction to alcohol and drugs. The equally rock-obsessed millennial writer Tawny Lara finds her addiction recovery through blogging. Give them a couple microphones and you get the Recovery Rocks podcast– a new and inclusive discussion for anyone currently in or curious about recovery.


Lisa appeared on TODAY to discuss addiction and secrets.


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Lisa Smith: Lawyers Who Struggle With Mental Illness Shouldn't Be Afraid to Seek Help


Lisa appeared on Fox5 News to discuss alcohol abuse and addiction.


“Gripping...

Readers will root for this extraordinary woman as she travels the path to recovery, healing, and triumph over addiction; her riveting story will inspire both those who have been there and those who have not.”


Best new books pick – july ‘16


"The morning before I got sober, 

my breakfast consisted of nearly a bottle of red wine and a few thick lines of cocaine. I got dressed, checked my teeth for lipstick and my nose for stray coke, put my laptop in its case and picked up the paper on the way out to work at my law firm. I felt sick, afraid and completely alone. I know now that I was wrong about the alone part."


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Girl Walks Out of a Bar is the story of my descent into and recovery from drug and alcohol addiction.

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