KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Love, Connection, and Transformation: The BALM Method of Family Recovery
Beverly Buncher, MA, PCC, CBC, CTPC, often referred to as the Foremost Family Recovery Life Coach in the Nation, is the Founder, Director, and CEO of Family Recovery Resources, LLC, the BALM® (Be A Loving Mirror®) Institute for Family Recovery Coach Training, and The BALM® Institute for Comprehensive Family Recovery Education. Utilizing techniques developed as a professional coach, teacher, educational administrator, and person with 30 years of personal family recovery experience, Bev developed the Be A Loving Mirror® Family Recovery Method. The BALM® Program is designed to make the tools of family recovery accessible to all whose lives are affected by a loved one’s struggles with substance and other use disorders. Her book, BALM® The Loving Path to Family Recovery, tells her own family recovery story and provides tools families can use to keep a loving connection alive while moving forward on their recovery journey. She is also the author of the forthcoming book Transformation: The Family’s Developmental Recovery Journey, numerous blogs and articles, and several workbooks and manuals for students of the BALM® Programs.