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Episode 41: Technology and Addiction Recovery: do online communities work?

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Episode 41: Technology and Addiction Recovery: do online communities work?

Welcome to today’s show!

 

WHAT WE’LL LEARN:

 

  • Brandon self-identifies as a cultural ethnic Jew and as he has aged- a focus on spirituality
  • What is Recovery Related Use of Online Technology (R.O.O.T)
  • Why Brandon feels recovery is a fundamentally social process
  • What is the difference between general interest sites vs. recovery interest sites (e.g. In The Rooms; Sober Grid)
  • That online technology is not only for emerging adults but for middle adulthood and mature adults
  • Individuals in a lower socioeconomic status are more likely to use R.O.O.T than those of higher socioeconomic lines
  • What are the benefits of using R.O.O.T (and the challenges)
  • What can you do as a participant to get the most out of online recovery communities
  • Brandon talks about the benefits of listening with intent during social isolation

 

RESOURCES MENTIONED

 

 

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