Donna found her voice and her passion while dealing with her son's addiction
recovery (May of 2008) from Opiod addiction. Donna advocates in the state of
N.H. for more resources to be available for people who are seeking help from
addiction and for their family members.
Donna is a Certified Recovery Support Worker, a Nami Certified Parent Support
Group Facilitator, a trained Recovery Coach, a member of the Governors
Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse - Recovery Task Force. Author of Peeling
The Onion and founder of Families Sharing Without Shame (www.families-sharing-without-shame.com)
who was awarded New Hampshire Providers Associations- 2015 "Recovery Provider of
I am Arthur H. Woodard Jr. MSW, UCONN School of Social Work 1984,
I am a SOULcial Worker/HELPer.
I am a Master Recovery Coach/Trainer.
I am engaged in Learning, PrACTicing and Teaching Recovery and Care. I am a
SOULcial Worker whose practice has evolved through personal, educational,
clinical and practical experiences since 1974 (2 years after I earned a B.A. in
Economics from Yale).
I am a HueMan Be-ing in long-term recovery since 1978 from addiction and stress.
In my role as a Master Recovery Coach/CCAR Trainer,
In my role as a Recovery Coaching Consultant with CCAR,