Jerry Moe

National Director of the Children's Program, Betty Ford Center

Jerry Moe is the National Director of the Children's Program at the Betty Ford Center, part of the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation. An Advisory Board Member of the National Association for Children of Alcoholics (NACoA), he is an author, lecturer, and trainer on issues for children and families hurt by addiction. In 2013, he received the Mona Mansell Award and the Father Joseph C. Martin Award.

His latest book is Through a Child's Eyes: Understanding Addiction and Recovery. Moe received the 2005 America Honors Recovery Award from the Johnson Institute, and the 2000 Ackerman/Black Award from NACoA for "significantly improving the lives of children of alcoholics in the United States and around the world."

Moe's work has been featured on many national news shows, like the Today Show and Nickelodeon News, and in publications such as Time, Parents, McCalls, YM, Parenting, Seventeen and U.S. News and World Report magazines and Chicago Tribune, Boston Globe, San Francisco Chronicle, Los Angeles Times, and USA Today newspapers.

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