'It's as though some people can get away with smoking marijuana and some can’t. But by the time you find out you’re a can’t, it’s already too late’

Cannabis addiction? Mental health problems? Concerned about a family member or friend? Work in the AOD/mental health sector and want to get a better understanding?This book is for you.

About the author

Kate K is a New Zealand author and Registered Nurse. She recovers from cannabis addiction and bipolar disorder. Kate speaks to groups and individuals around New Zealand to encourage peer-centred recovery strategies and improve service delivery in organisations that work with mental health and addictions. 

About the book

Readers are raving about this intelligent, witty and thought-provoking book which combines personal and professional experience with valuable tools for recovery for those with co-existing cannabis addiction and a diagnosis of mental illness. It is an excellent resource also for family members and practitioners in the AOD/mental health sector.

Publ 2011 b&w 218 pages p/b



“A brave and well-written book”  -- Maurice Gee, multi-award winning NZ author

"Flows like a river…” -- Reader comment

“ I read it in a weekend, couldn’t put it down…” -- Reader comment

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