That is what happened to me. I thought I would have to bury my daughter by Christmas 2014.
Snippets of my and my daughter s story aired on 60 Minutes and Seven Sharp in 2015 current affairs programmes in New Zealand. Now, you can read the full account of my perspective of the traumas that led to my daughter s addiction, the impact of them on me and what I learned along the way. My daughter shares her story in a companion book. Together, we have a miraculous story that has a happy ending. The great triumph after tragedy is that it is always possible to rebuild something with more beautiful results. My daughter and I are now closer than ever and she is doing better than I could have ever imagined. Expect to feel encouraged, empowered and hopeful as you travel through the pages of this book. Where There Is Life, There REALLY Is Hope, the inside story of a mother of a P addict who survived the rigours and now wants to share the insights she learned along the way.