Jim brings a unique perspective to Serenity Springs’ Program. As an undercover narcotics detective, for more than two decades, Jim dealt with the world of addiction on a daily basis. After years of treating drug addiction as a crime, Jim came to realize that addiction is a disease and will be treated as a disease. After being exposed to the solution of recovery, Jim realized that there are numerous families that he and his son could help. With decades of experience seeing how addiction affects the family, Jim is able to empathize and help families going through their struggles.