Kenneth Anderson, MA is the author of the "How to Change Your Drinking: a Harm Reduction Guide to Alcohol"--a self-help manual for safer drinking, reduced drinking, or quitting alcohol altogether. He is also the founder and CEO of HAMS, a lay-led, free-of-charge support group for alcohol harm reduction. He has worked in the field of harm reduction since 2002. He was Director of Online Services at Moderation Management, and has worked "in the trenches" of harm reduction doing needle exchange in Minneapolis. He has presented at the National Harm Reduction Conference, Harlem Hospital, The Lower East Side Harm Reduction Center, and many other venues. Mr. Anderson is a member of The International Center for Clinical Excellence and the International Harm Reduction Association. He holds an MA in linguistics and has studied psychology and substance abuse counseling at the New School University.