Rob: What originally motivated you to do this work, and what continues to motivate you? How, if at all, has that motivation changed over time?
Tommy: I'm motivated from my direct experience of addiction and recovery. But what continues to motivate me is that I despise what addiction does to people in both subtle and gross ways. Addiction will dismantle a person's life. It's relentless, and unless a person is gifted with "surrender," which means having the willingness as well as a path of recovery and available tools, it... More