Off The Rails: One Family’s Journey Through Teen Addiction – A Conversation with Author Susan Burrowes

Today on The Magic Morning Show, Gino was joined by author Susan Burrowes. Susan Burrowes is a mother who wrote the award-winning book, Off The Rails: One Family’s Journey Through Teen Addiction. It details her family’s experience with her teenage daughter’s addiction. Her book has earned several awards, including the 2020 Independent Press Award for Parenting & Family, and the 2020 Distinguished Favorite Independent Press Award for Addiction & Recovery. To purchase your copy click here.

Click to listen to the interview and then check out the resources below that Susan mentions, so you can get help if needed.



Addiction is a disease that impacts the whole family. Get the help you need.


The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Hotline is 1-800-662-HELP or you can visit SAMHSA.GOV