Lora Tomlinson joined the Awakenings Hill Country clinical treatment in August, 2016. Lora is a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counseling Intern (LCDC-I) who is passionate about assisting other women in achieving a life of sustained long term recovery. Lora describes her work as “living her passion for life”, and states she can identify on a very personal level with those she serves, since she too has achieved a decade of sobriety. Her enthusiasm for sobriety and life, have resulted in her being a sought after speaker in the recovery community.
Academically, her goal is to continue in her education toward completing her BA in criminal justice and human services. She is a prolific student of several therapeutic modalities, yet Cognitive Behavioral Therapy is one of her favorite.
She is a native Texas and loves living life to the fullest. Some of her favorite activities include skydiving, spending time in the outdoors and with family and friends. An additional interesting fact about Lora is she has years of experience in training therapy dogs, which assisted our military heroes and children who faced emotional and physical challenges.