Dr. Cali Estes
MEET DR. Cali Estes
Ph.D., MCAP, MAC,CPT, CYT
Master Addictions Counselor, Celebrity Addictions Coach, #1Best Selling Author
Founder of The Addictions Academy and Host of UnPause Your Life Podcast
For over 25 years, Dr. Cali Estes has been in the trenches with clients that battle addiction and vices that cripple them. Known as ‘The Female Dr. Drew’ Dr. Cali works with celebrity clients, CEO’s, Executives, NFL, NBA, MLB and other professionals that are struggling with a vice or an addiction that holds them back from their true potential. Her no nonsense, alternative approach to treating the underlying root cause of the addiction has earned her a space in the addiction and mental health industry as an expert.
Dr. Cali suffered from an Eating Disorder and food addiction that lead to a doctor prescribed diet pill addiction in the 90’s. She was forced to find a holistic path to recovery and tackle her demons using supplements, exercise and nutrition as medicine to feel better both physically and mentally. After getting herself well, she has adopted the use of supplements into her client’s lifestyle to help heal their brain and body. She has written a #1 best selling book with her husband called, “I Married A junkie’ that chronicals her life of addiction/recovery and her husband downward spiral into heroin addiction. Her second #1 best selling book, ‘The 7 Keys to Tap into the wealth Inside You’ was a hit for both the person suffering from addiction and the family members dealing with how to help them in recovery.
In addiction to helping clients hit peak potential, Dr. Cali Estes has founded and created the largest addiction training school in the world, The Addictions Academy. With over 30 classes, 25 teachers and in now offered in 26 countries and 5 languages the school speaks for itself on education and preparation for new addiction coaches and therapist. Over 10,000 people have come through the doors of the training and over 250 addiction treatment centers.
Here are Dr. Cali’s Credentials:
Doctorate of Philosophy in Psychology (Ph.D.) with a focus on Addiction Studies
Masters of Science, Criminal Justice and Addiction, MS
Bachelors of Arts, Psychology and Addiction Studies
National Board Certified Master Addictions Counselor, NBMAC, MAC
Master Certified Addictions Professional (MCAP)
Internationally Certified Addictions and Drug Counselor, ICADC, IC&RC
Mental Health & Addiction Nutrition Coach
Certified Life Coach
Certified Psychodrama Coach
Certified Motivational Interviewing (CMI)
Certified Personal Trainer (CPT)
Certified Yoga Instructor (CYT-1000)
Certified Pilates Instructor (CPIT)
Dr. Cali Estes has been featured prominently on CNN, MSN, ABC, CBS, FOX, MSN, KTLA, NBC, Washington Post, People Magazine, Yoga Journal, Reader’s Digest, Dr. Drew show, Max Sports and Fitness, LA Times, Philly Inquirer, HuffingtonPost and more for her work in the addiction and mental health industry.