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.

December 14, 2017

Parenting and Recovery Management

Parents have a tendency to get heavily involved in a child’s recovery. Their involvement has productive limitations. Today’s podcast examines healthy, productive parent engagement in relationship to a child’s recovery. Blog reference: http://www.100pedals.com/recovery-management/ Check out this episode!

100Pedals Talk
December 12, 2017

Recovery management

Your child’s recovery is none of your business! A pretty harsh way to start a blog conversation. The more I learn about addiction, recovery, parenting and all the dynamics associated with the struggle, the more I am committed to this statement. Now that I have your attention, let me expand… Your child’s recovery is none […]

Addiction in the Family, featured, Parenting and Addiction
November 30, 2017

The Ego and Barriers to Healing

As we become dependent upon the barriers created by our ego to protect us, it becomes difficult to step out from behind the wall to receive the healing we need most. Today we are discussing how to move past these barriers and find true healing in our vulnerability and trust. Blog reference: http://www.100pedals.com/the-ego-and-four-words-which-get-in-the-way-of-our-healing/ Check out […]

100Pedals Talk
November 16, 2017

Love and Acceptance

Healing broken relationships require someone step up and to authentically, vulnerably demonstrate their commitment to begin the process. In addiction driven relationships, parents have a great opportunity to change lives,including their own, through authentic love and commitment. This podcast explores these concepts. Blog post reference: http://www.100pedals.com/the-healing-process-begins-with-you/ Check out this episode!

100Pedals Talk