Kleptomanicas Anonymous
Shopaholics Anonymous
Employee Theft Solutions
Counseling for Over-shopping and Over-spending

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Terrence Daryl Shulman - JD, LMSW, ACSW, CAADC, CPC

P.O. BOX 250008
FRANKLIN, MI 48025
248-358-8508

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EDUCATION

1987 BA English Literature-University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, MI)
1991 JD Law Degree-Detroit College of Law (Detroit, MI)
1997 MSW (Masters in Social Work)-University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, MI)

PROFESSIONAL

2004 - present Founder/Director, The Shulman Center for Compulsive Theft, Spending & Hoarding
2004 - present Certified Professional Coach, GROW Training Institute, San Diego California
1992 - present Attorney-at-law (specializing in criminal defense & mental health law)
1997 - 2004 Substance abuse counselor (Personalized Nursing LIGHT House, Plymouth, MI)
1998 - 2000 Director (Personalized Nursing LIGHT House, Plymouth, MI)
2000 - present Addictions Counselor (specializing in shoplifting addiction/ theft-related offenses)
2000 - present Trainer/Speaker (workshops and seminars on health and recovery issues)
2000 - present Corporate Counselor & Consultant (specializing in stress management, critical incident debriefing, grief/trauma, and loss prevention assessment and implementation)
2003 - 2004 Therapist (Clean House Holistic Treatment Center, Southfield, MI)

FOUNDER

2004 The Shulman Center for Compulsive Theft, Spending & Hoarding
2000 CASA online (E-mail/Chat support group-international)
1995 www.kleptomaniacsanonymous.com (Website for information and support)
1992 CASA (Cleptomaniacs And Shoplifters Anonymous) support groups in metro-Detroit

PUBLICATIONS AND MEDIA

Author of book Cluttered Lives, Empty Souls: Compulsive Stealing, Spending & Hoarding (2011)www.infinitypublishing.comwww.clutteredlives.com
Author of book Bought Out and $pent: Recovery from Compulsive $hopping and $pending (2008)www.infinitypublishing.comwww.boughtoutandspent.com
Author of book Biting the Hand that Feeds: The Employee Theft Epidemic (2005) www.infinitypublishing.com,www.bitingthehandthatfeeds.com
Author of book Something for Nothing: Shoplifting Addiction and Recovery (2003) www.infinitypublishing.com,www.somethingfornothingbook.com
Numerous articles written or interviewed for in magazines and newspapers including 
O Magazine, Time, Health, Redbook, Good Housekeeping, TV Guide, Cosmopolitan, Detroit News & Free Press, New York Times, and The Washington Post - Click one the following subjects to view a list of articles: Shoplifting, Over-shopping, Hoarding and Employee Theft
Interviewed on various TV Programs including Oprah, 48 Hours, Inside Edition, Fox Files, Extra!, Ricki Lake, Queen Latifah, CNN, MSNBC, The Discovery Cable Channel - Click one the following subjects to view a list of appearances: Shoplifting, Over-shopping, Hoarding and Employee Theft
Interviewed on various radio programs including NPR, WJR, WXYT, WJR, WDET, WDTR

TRAINER/SPEAKER

2014 Mr. Shulman presented at The Betty Ford Treatment Center in Rancho Mirage, CA on compulsive theft, spending and hoarding
2014 Mr. Shulman debuts his quarterly column for In Recovery magazine.
2014 Mr. Shulman presented understanding and treating hoarding disorder through Core Learning in Metro-Detroit
2014 Mr. Shulman presented on hoarding disorder at The Community House in Birmingham, MI
2014 Mr. Shulman presented on hoarding disorder for AAA-1B Agency on the Aging in Southfield, MI.
2014 Mr. Shulman presented on teaching kids honesty and integrity at the Annual Michigan Father's Conference in Pontiac, MI
2014 Mr. Shulman's second-part article on cultivating honesty/integrity in youth appeared in Jack Hayes International quarterly newsletter
2014 Mr. Shulman presented on hoarding disorder at Madison Heights, MI Senior Center.
2013 Mr. Shulman presented on organizing and clearing out clutter at The Franklin (MI) Public Library.
2013 Mr. Shulman presented on employee theft at The 3rd Annual Lifestyle Intervention Conference in Las Vegas
2013 Mr. Shulman presented an on compulsive theft, spending and hoarding for Core Learning in metro-Detroit
2013 Mr. Shulman presented on hoarding disorder at the Redford Public Library in Redford, MI.
2013 Mr. Shulman presented on hoarding disorder to Michigan Nurses and Medical Social Workers Association.
2013 Mr. Shulman presented on hoarding disorder at The Community House in Birmingham, MI.
2013 Mr. Shulman co-presented on hoarding disorder to the AAA-1B Agency on the Aging in Southfield, MI
2013 Mr. Shulman co-presented on hoarding disorder at the West Bloomfield Library in West Bloomfield, MI.
2013 Mr. Shulman penned the foreward to Dr. John C. Brady's 2013 book "Why Rich Women Shoplift!"
2013 Mr. Shulman presented on hoarding disorder at the Commerce (MI) Public Library
2013 Mr. Shulman presented on animal hoarding at The Detroit Dog Rescue in Harper Woods, MI
2013 Mr. Shulman presented on hoarding disorder to Jewish Association for Residential Care, Southfield (MI)
2013 Mr. Shulman presented on hoarding disorder to the Bloomfield (MI) Senior Services Center
2013 Mr. Shulman co-organize and co-presented at the 3rd Annual "Living Recovery in an Addictive World" half-day seminar in Ferndale, MI
2012 Mr. Shulman presented on hoarding disorder to the Michigan Nurses & Medical Social Workers Association
2012 Speaker on his book "Cluttered Lives, Empty Souls" at Lido Gallery in Birmingham, MI
2012 Speaker at Annual Jewish Book Fair local authors in West Bloomfield, MI
2012 Hoarding Presentation at Annual Conference for Association of Certified Financial Planners, Counselors and Education (St. Louis, MO)
2012 Living Recovery in an Addictive World, Ferndale, MI
2011 NASW-Michigan Chapter Annual Conference
2011 The Illinois Institute for Addiction and Recovery in Chicago
2011 The Third International Conference on Compulsive Theft, Spending and Hoarding in Detroit
2011 West Coast Symposium on Addictive Disorders Palm Springs, CA
2011 National Association of Social Workers—Michigan Chapter Annual Conference
2011 Jewish Family Services Seminar
2011 Washtenaw County Recipients’ Rights Officers Seminar
2011 The American Society of Employers in Livonia, MI
2010 Grand Rapids, MI and neighboring area probation departments
2010 AARV Association of Amusement Parks/Recreation, Las Vegas, NV
2010 Radio Shack National Loss Prevention, Dallas, Texas
2010 The Empowerment Professionals Process Addiction Conference
2010 National Association for Social Workers, Michigan Chapter Annual Conference
2010 AAA1B Area Agency on The Aging, Southfield, MI
2010 Association of Amusement Parks and recreation Areas Annual Conference, Las Vegas
2010 Empowerment Recovery Process Addiction Conference, Royal Oak, MI
2010 NAADAC Process Addiction Conference, Washington, DC
2009 American Psychotherapy Association Annual Conference, Las Vegas
2009 Jewish Family Service, Metro-Detroit—2 all day seminars
2009 Association of Intervention Specialists Annual Conference, Palm Desert, CA
2009 National Association for Social Workers Michigan Annual Conference
2009 Foundation Recovery Network Process Addictions Conference, Las Vegas
2008 Organized and presented at The Second International Conference on Compulsive Theft & Spending
2007 Theft and Honesty Awareness Program - Bloomfield Lahser High School
2007 Keynote Speaker on Employee Theft, Annual Kentucky Accountants Conference
2007 Michigan Association of Clinical Counselors Summer Conference on Addictive and Compulsive Behaviors
2006 Birmingham Community House Education Series—Birmingham, MI
2006 San Fernando Valley, CA Employee Assistance Meeting—Tarzana, CA
2006 MACPA Financial Managers Annual Conference—Livonia, MI
2006 National Association of Social Workers-Mich Annual Conf—Ann Arbor, MI
2005 Organized and presented at The First International Conference on Theft Addictions and Disorders in Detroit
2005 The Michigan Counseling Association Annual Conference
2004 The National Conference on Problem Gambling in Phoenix, AZ
2004 The Southern Regional Convention of Pretrial Services in New Orleans, LA
2004 The Black Christian Counselors Conference in Southfield, MI
2004 Appearance on the Oprah Winfrey Show in September 2004
1998 - 2004 Conducted more than ten seminars on shoplifting addiction for court systems and the general public
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Hoarders Anonymous
   
  Terrence Shulman
JD, LMSW, ACSW, CAADC, CPC
Founder/Director of
The Shulman Center
Shopaholics Anonymous
     
Shopaholics Hoarding Disorders Employee Theft