Amy Fackrell made a commitment to meet the needs of individuals who face mental illness and substance abuse diagnoses. Amy has been active in 12-step recovery programs for some time and is committed to helping those who want to make a lifestyle change. Amy Fackrell was diagnosed with bipolar disorder and had to face some difficult realities as a result. After practicing law in California and Texas since 1990, Amy made the decision to leave the law and devote herself to helping those who did not know how to help themselves. In the hopes of learning more about her disorder and with the desire to help those suffering with mental illness, Amy decided to further her professional training and received her Master’s Degree in Counseling/Psychology.