Leslie Glass

Member Since 2021

Leslie Glass

CEO Reach Out Recovery, Author, Documentarian

Reach Out Recovery


Leslie Glass is the CEO and Co-founder of Reach Out Recovery the popular addiction recovery/healthy lifestyle website with her daughter Lindsey Glass. Before becoming a recovery writer and advocate, Leslie worked in publishing and at NY Magazine where she wrote the Intelligencer column. She is the author of 15 novels, including 9 NYTimes bestselling Sgt. April Woo suspense novels. In 2011, Leslie and Lindsey launched Reach Out Recovery to provide information and coping skills to the 120 Americans directly impacted by addiction. They produced the American Society of Addiction Medicine Media Award Winning Documentary, The Secret World Of Recovery. In 2014, they produced the WEDU PBS teen prevention documentary, The Silent Majority. Leslie is the author of the children's coloring book, My Family Is Hurting, What Can I Do and the Teen Guide To Health.


November 15th, 2021

How CEOs Can Help Employees With Addiction In The Family

Mental health education and addiction recovery support is good for business.

September 1st, 2021

How Business Can Become Recovery-Friendly

The profound conflict between honesty and anonymity is particularly painful in business environments.

August 4th, 2021

12 Ways Business Leaders Can Articulate a Vision With an Uncertain Future

To survive in business long term, leaders must be able to respond and adapt to sudden changes.

July 13th, 2021

How Business Can End the Addiction Epidemic

Ending addiction in the workplace is good business.


Reach Out Recovery

Reach Out Recovery is addiction recovery and healthy lifestyle website and publishing company created by recovery advocates and mother/daughter writing team, Leslie and Lindsey Glass. Writing for people impacted by mental illness and addiction, Leslie and Lindsey are innovators who believe that recovery is the biggest untold story in America. They are the producers of award-winning documentaries and dozens of articles that help people cope with addiction in their families. Leslie and Lindsey have themselves traveled the recovery journey. While the addiction epidemic continues to proliferate, the Glass team is now dedicated to bringing business into the recovery picture to help promote education and a healthy lifestyle. Business leaders have the reach and resources to make a lasting cultural change for the public good. 2021 marks Reach Out Recovery's tenth anniversary bringing recovery information and support to the 120 million Americans directly impacted by addiction. This vast untapped market and is also a large underserved population that is provided virtually no support or education from accessible sources. Located in Sarasota Florida and Los Angeles California, Reach Out Recovery has a worldwide audience for its more than 1300 original articles that simplify complicated medical and psychological information. Reach Out Recovery welcomes guest and sponsored posts from experts on relationships, addiction, recovery, education for teens and all aspects of the healthy lifestyle. Reach Out Recovery publishes books including, 100 Tips for Growing Up, My 20 Years of Recovery, by Lindsey Glass; The Teen Guide To Health, What Every Teen Needs to Know, by Leslie Glass, workbooks and other tools for recovery and they healthy lifestyle. The website has daily updates and new contents and an active social media platform.


  • Addiction recovery, healthy lifestyle, recovery lifestyle