My Story

Craig Lewis chooses to be happy. During the past five years, Craig has been healing from a traumatic brain injury caused by pharmaceutical medications, he was disowned by his family for speaking about childhood abuse and he was disinherited by his working community in the United States after he reported sexual and ethical violations in the workplace. He then spent 15 months homeless, mostly in Europe, and while there he gave over 50 professional mental health training and community empowerment events in well over one dozen countries. Currently, Craig has just celebrated his one year anniversary of living in Mexico, where he arrived with nothing but a backpack and the clothes on his body, and without speaking the language. Craig has published two books (one of which is currently available in 10 languages) and in the next few months he will be publishing three new books including a coping skills workbook based on what he has learned during the past 5 years, titled, “The Craig Lewis Guide to Surviving the Impossible”. Craig lives his life with Viktor Frankl and other brilliant spirits whispering in his ear, and this has resulted in his happine