Christy is a woman in Long Term Recovery and a Peer Support Specialist. She was a Nurse for 20 years. Christy has a lived experience with long term substance use and mental health disorder. She knows first hand the struggle with recovering from dual diagnosis and with dealing with the stigma of both diseases. Christy volunteers her time with helping other recovering women who are in sober living houses in the county. She is passionate about helping empower others to recover and educating those who don't understand addiction and mental health disorders. It is her great pleasure to give back to the recovery community all that was freely given to her. Christy is very family oriented and loves spending time with her children and her recovery family.