More About Me
Caroline Beidler, BA, MSW is an author, recovery advocate, and founder of the storytelling platform Circle of Chairs. Her new book Downstairs Church: Finding Hope in the Grit of Addiction and Trauma Recovery is available anywhere you buy books. With almost 20 years in leadership within social work and ministry, she is currently a consultant with JBS International writing and creating content for federal agencies like the Office of Recovery and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration and a correspondent with Recovery Today Magazine. She is also the founder and host of the annual International Women’s Day Global Recovery Event presented by the SHE RECOVERS Foundation. Her next book is coming in 2024 with Lake Drive Books and will explore the connection between inter-generational trauma, recovery, and healing, offering five rhythms of transformation. Caroline lives in Tennessee with her husband and twins where she enjoys hiking in the mountains and building up her community’s local recovery ministry.