Tom Catton has been in recovery since 1971. His story appears in a twelve-step fellowship recovery book with more than seven million copies in circulation around the world,
and he has been taking twelve-step meetings into Hawaii's prison system since 1984. He is also a retired marathon runner. Tom is also trained in Tibetan singing bowl therapy and healing.
He is on the advisory board of the Buddhist Recovery Network and teaches a meditation group in Hawaii. Tom lives in Hawaii.