Mike Wrenshall

Welcome. My website deals with dealing with sexual abuse, addictive behaviors, and recovery

  1. we offer hope for recovery
  2. help to understand effects of childhood trauma
  3. awareness promotion and prevention of sexual abuse

If you'd like to know me, check out my video or home page. I also have a newsletter with thoughts and ideas to help others.

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Upcoming Speaking Events:

Waubonsie Valley High School Way of the Warrior Keynote: March 11, 2015 Chicago Illinois


Mike connects as a speaker. Over the last 35 years he has connected with literally thousands in his business. He is transparent, sincere, and creative. A concept well delivered and understood by the audience is his trademark. This is a speaker who delivers.

  • Business

    Succession planning is more than numbers. How to make it work using the value matrix ensures a bright future for both sides.

  • Growth

    Personal growth is the fuel for achievement. To do better in life, you need to feel better about yourself. Mike gets to the core, and leaves you thinking about gifts and opportunities within you.

  • Addictions

    To really speak on addictions, it helps if you have walked the walk. Mike's addiction, added to his ability to pull people in and connect in relatable terms, creates instant credibility. He gets it.

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Check out some feedback I've received after speaking:

Darkness to Light

On October 2, 2014, Mike will be taking the Darkness 2 Light course in Charleston, SC. Darkness 2 Light is a program designed to raise awareness of the prevalence and consequences of child sexual abuse by educating adults about the steps they can take to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to the reality of child sexual abuse.


Sign up for Mike's ebook revealing his experience, battles won, and battles lost during his 5 stages to growth and recovery. Humilty, honesty, and "not there yet" are prominent in Mike's written work to help others. See all of Mike's articles ›

  • Waubonsie Valley High School (Chicago) innovative development program

    March 7th, 2015

    This program would have been beneficial for me many years ago when I was in high school.  It is great to see young students coming up with positive ideas to help others.  This could work in Canada, or Guatemala as well.   Three Waubonsie Valley High School students know where they’ll be getting some inspiration […]

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  • Things I am still working on

    February 25th, 2015

    Like many I sometimes think I have very few “developmental areas”.    Truth be told there are many things I still struggle with.   Wanting control, and self acceptance come to mind.  Having a lighter approach… not being so serious…  I struggle with these daily, and know I am significantly improved….and yet could do better. […]

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  • Who am I

    December 7th, 2014

    Sue, thank you for your support and kind words.   No man is an island and encouragement really makes me enthused and gives me additional strength. By co-incidence today  I read notes from the meditation retreat that I went to six months ago. That is where all this bubbled to the surface, though I know […]

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