CJ's Story: A Family's Struggle with Mental Illness, Addiction and Substance Use Disorder [Nancy J Meyer] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book chronicles the life of CJ Norwell and his/family's experiences with mental illness, addiction and substance use disorder. This book provides guidance for individuals and family's who are dealing with addiction and substance use disorder. We want you to learn from CJ's story and be successful and gain a sober lifestyle. There is great joy in sobriety.