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Hi everybody welcome to in the green room -- Rivera I know you had a great opportunity to talk to a huge celebrities -- this week.
None other than just -- -- mom patty -- she was here -- to talk about a new addition of her book nowhere but up.
It's a wonderful journey of redemption let's check -- -- that looked at us.
-- really -- a new special version.
Of your New York time and best seller book nowhere but.
We're hoping teens take away from this book he had the team in addition is.
-- it's still my story.
I imagine myself talking to a teenager when I have around it and that when you're in that -- teenage stage she used to look up to others.
And see their stories and see what you can learn from them so are you hoping that will translate itself in this book has absolutely.
You know I didn't always wanna listen my parents and so it takes somebody else to command and saying hey.
This is where I was I've been -- I can relate and knowing -- kind through.
But I'm not there anymore and so if I can get treatment -- out.
The race nowhere but up.
What does that mean -- Well when I was in the -- but after my whole lifestyle out of control years of abuse and -- the depression anxiety I ended up in hospital for trying to commit suicide and when I was in the hospital.
I had a man who was one of those shared his story with me and we -- -- and and and encourage me and talk to me and -- day he said to me.
When you hit rock bottom.
You have nowhere to go but up -- that really stuck with me and and that at least the hope I needed to keep coming.
Should I found a very poignant.
Art in your block where you mention how the word no luck and I want to get too much away of the book -- -- the readers will have to check it out and see the real truth behind it.
But the word now she -- life in many ways can you get a little snippets that the readers can maybe.
-- and read that book I -- latest gaffe.
And there wise.
A public service announcement that I stop on taxation.
And it was by Emmanuel Lewis who used to play Webster.
-- you know back in the day I'm aging myself.
But and and -- he -- mindedness public service announcement and he was saying.
Basically he gave me permission to say now -- and I'd never heard it like that before and so after that that's when I was able to go back and I face my users.
You -- so many experiences in your life any you weren't gonna go back and be born again.
And we're even that choice that you want to do everything -- -- to be where you are today what you say yes.
I have to believe that everything happens very and I believe in god and I believe they heat he doesn't necessarily make things happen but he uses them forget and so I don't.
I don't know if I would change anything I really think that everything that's happened to me has mania I am today and -- have tend to trust that it can be turned -- advocate.
-- -- And so we're going to be dealing -- a lot of different issues.
Things like counseling and -- addictions and bullying and teens to a sad -- There's an undeniable fact about -- you happen to be the moment we'll -- our superstar Justin Bieber.
And that's huge demographic he can be dealing with now with a look at what is your colleagues and those teenager fans that he -- -- I'm just really really grateful to be able to use the platform he has forget it.
You know I have nowhere to millions -- of dollars or something like that now that I'm coming mom I want to take out Romano consistency.
And it -- it.
You know speaking of their life the way that others people stuck in mind.
There inspiring thank you so much for joining us here in green room and we hope you -- -- next week in the green room.
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