Michael’s business is called Michael Walsh Addiction Recovery Solutions. He’ll be providing three services to people facing substance use and addiction challenges.
In 2013 Michael was approved for a $5,000 loan with a four year term to help market and brand his business in an effort to show how he is as an expert in the field of substance misuse and addiction. He repaid his loan early.
Michael provides collaborative recovery management solutions including sober coaching, interventions & medical monitoring services to individuals, families, employers, treatment centres, disability and occupational health providers, government agencies and private companies. As a Substance Use & Addictions Specialist, Michael's previous work experience has combined working with clients in various stages of change and recovery including: acute medical detox, stabilization, second-stage housing, community-based support groups and non-profits. Along with lived experience with problematic substance use and successful recovery, Michael is an accredited Addiction Recovery Coach and DATAC Certified Specimen Collector & Screening Test Technician.
Institutional clients include: municipal government, occupational health & disability management, treatment centres, unions and several small-to-medium enterprises. Individual clients include: oil and gas workers, construction, healthcare, real estate, high-tech, retail, municipal government, entrepreneurs, managers and executives.