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Tatiana connects with young adults and teens to educate and inspire- leaving a profound impression.
Tatiana is a business professional providing support to various organizations on the impact of addiction on communities. She has provided sober coaching, clinical interventions, counseling, hypnosis, mentoring and community outreach. Tatiana’s personal triumph over the effects that drugs, alcohol and mental illness had on her life has given her insight in to the mind of the addicted individual and the ability to create a background of relatedness. She is trained through CPRR as a Credentialed Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselor- Trainee, certified as a hypnotist through the National Guild of Hypnotists, certified as an Interventionist through Arise and certified as a recovery coach through the New York Certification Board.
Tatiana lives a life of service with a high regard for integrity and contribution. Most importantly, she is a free woman today as she states in her interviews with the media. She was recently featured on the News12 “Heroin Diaries” series and in the “Combat Heroin” campaign with nationwide television commercials launched by the commissioner of OASAS. Tatiana’s life purpose is to use her story as a force to inspire others struggling with addiction, alcoholism and mental illness to positively transform their lives and fulfill on what’s important to them.
Tatiana runs Onward Forever, a company providing sober coaching and intervention services to the community. Companies such as Samaritan Village, Ambrosia Treatment Centers and now AION Recovery have utilized her skills and expertise. Dedicated to making a difference she currently works as a Vice President of Business and Development with Aion Recovery, where she lives out her mission reaching the community at large and enrolls people into treatment each day.
In addition, Tatiana serves on the advisory committee for F.I.S.T - Families in Support of Treatment, a non-profit organization that connects families and creates public awareness events about addictions. She is the Long Island, NY chapter lead for Young People in Recovery, a non-profit that supports people in or seeking recovery with trainings and sober events. She is involved with the Department of Education and has implemented workshops in high schools for adolescents struggling to graduate, with topics such as recovery; bullying, trauma and leadership through a non-profit she has developed called “The Natalie Foundation”.
Tatiana’s impeccable communication skills, motivational interviewing skills and coaching abilities enable her to connect with her clients on a deep level- empowering each person to discover what's possible for them! She works with each person or family on an individual basis developing a recovery, intervention or continuing care plan so they may breakthrough emotions of pain and fear. Standing for each client’s recovery even when they cannot see it for themselves, is what makes her effective as a coach. She believes that everyone, including herself, needs a little coaching at times.