Welcome To Self-Renewal.com

Self-Renewal.comAt this website, professional addictions counselor Jerry Dorsman offers useful information on drug and alcohol addictions as well as support for individuals who want to break those addictions. Jerry has worked in the field of mental health and substance addiction for more than 35 years and is a leading authority on alternative approaches to addiction treatment. He is the author of two books: How to Quit Drinking Without AA and How to Quit Drugs for Good. His quit-drinking book now has more than 125,000 copies in print. In addition, Jerry is the coauthor of How to Achieve Peace of Mind, a practical self-help book presenting more than 100 proven methods for reducing stress. He also coauthored Live Longer while Feeling Younger, a book offering techniques for improving longevity.

This Website Offers You Information On:

  • Breaking addictions to alcohol and drugs
  • Reducing stress
  • Improving longevity

Recovery Bestseller:


When first published, this book became a *recovery bestseller.* The 2nd edition published by Penguin Random House currently sells in bookstores in the U.S. and Canada as well as online. It’s now available for as low as $6.19 at Amazon.com.

“A step-by-step recovery book with checklists, worksheets, and exercises to meet social, emotional, nutritional, and spiritual needs. Dorsman guides readers through stages to discover how much they need alcohol, whether they want to quit drinking, and the best way to do so.”
-Mike Snider
USA Today
(Click here for more reviews of this book.)


Author Q & A with Book ‘Em Book Club

Click here to read the Book ‘Em Book Club interview with author Jerry Dorsman (posted on

Recent Radio Show

A radio interview with Jerry Dorsman aired on “Dr. Paul’s Family Talk” on Impact Radio USA in early April 2018. In case you missed it, you can listen to the podcast at the following link:

Now FREE: Live Longer while Feeling Younger

Live Longer while Feeling Younger -final for web

For those with “Kindle Unlimited,” act now for your free Kindle Edition of Live Longer while Feeling Younger. See the listing here at Amazon.com. To learn more about this book, click here for the blog post.




Commendation for this Site

“Self-Renewal has a wealth of quality information and resourceful books to assist those with addiction who want to quit.” — US Rehab Network

Bringing You Practical Techniques for Personal Growth:

At this site, you’ll discover how to make some significant changes in your life. If you’re seeking help for an addiction or if you want information about addictions, see the section on breaking addictions. If you want to learn a few methods for reducing stress, see the section on improving inner peace. This site is written and managed by Jerry Dorsman, who is an expert on addiction and addiction treatment, and also on stress management techniques. At this website, you’ll find excerpts from the following books: