About Dave Cooke

Dave Cooke is a dad on a mission. His mission is to help parents get control of their lives over the powerful, destructive influences of a child's addiction. As the father of a son in a ten year heroin battle, Dave knows all to well the challenges parents and families face. He also knows there is a way to find peace in the chaos. It is his mission to help parents discover their path to a healthier, balanced life even if a child's active addiction is still part of their daily journey.

August 10, 2017

You can’t get anywhere unless you are moving

When the wind is in your face and going in difficult, push hard; when it is at your back and you are going downhill, push harder. Reflections on maintaining productive habits even when it seems impossible to do so. Blog reference: Maintaining momentum on your worst day Check out this episode!

100Pedals Talk
August 3, 2017

The Trust Factor

Reflecting on what happens when we lose trust and focusing our energies on regaining it. Blog reference: http://www.100pedals.com/rebuilding-and-redirecting-lost-trust/ Check out this episode!

100Pedals Talk
August 1, 2017

Rebuilding and redirecting lost Trust

The addicted mind has one mission – feed the need. Satisfying this requirement involves many behaviors – denial, deception, manipulation, and survival. The easiest resources in this relentless quest to feed the need are those who love and trust them most—family and friends. Those who have a close relationship with someone with an addiction, often are […]

Addiction in the Family, featured, Parenting and Addiction, Trust and Protection