Hattie Stein, LAC, CSAT presently acts as Addictions Counselor for Catholic Charities’ Rural Family and Behavioral Services program, offering individual and group therapy to those with addictions in Southwest Kansas. She currently offers her services at all three of Catholic Charities' locations in Dodge City, Garden City, and Great Bend. As a Kansas Licensed Addiction Counselor with the Kansas Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board, Hattie is trained in the areas of drug & alcohol addiction, sexual addiction, and is a Certified Relapse Prevention Specialist. She has been working in the professional field of addictions since 1985. During this time, she has co-authored three outpatient programs, authored two outpatient programs, and developed ACA groups, relapse prevention groups, co-dependency groups, and parents of addicted children groups. Hattie has been a resident of southwest Kansas for many years. She co-parented six children to adulthood with her lifetime husband for many years learning the skills of life in a addictive system that became a recovery family system.