Toby Rice Drews is the author of nine recovery books. She
is most known for her million-selling series of the "Getting Them
Sober" books (endorsed by 'Dear Abby'; Dr. Norman Vincent Peale;
and Melody Beattie, author of "Codependent No More").
A former college professor of counseling and psychology, Ms.
Drews grew up in an alcoholic family, and has worked in the field
of addictions for over 30 years. She writes, counsels family members,
trains professionals, and presents seminars to community groups
The "Getting Them Sober" television series (which is now also
a video that is freely distributed by the nonprofit "Getting Them
Sober" Foundation) is also available free of charge to all TV
stations. Both the television format and the video version are
also available in closed-captioning for the hearing impaired.
For media interviews, professional and community speaking
engagements -- or to receive the free programming for your tv
station --- please call Toby in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A., at