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Episode 4: In The Realm of Hungry Ghosts-Book Review

Welcome to today’s show! In today’s solo episode, I’m sharing a book that has stood out for me that is equal parts story telling and equal parts scientific research by Dr. Gabor Mate’. I outline 3 takeaways from the book. My hope is that we start to shatter some of our assumptions underlying Addiction and […]

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Episode 3: How to Build The Life You Want in Recovery

Welcome to today’s show!   WHAT WE’LL LEARN:   Is AA  the only way? Can you ACT your way out of addiction? Community as an adjunct to recovery. Feeling the “feelings” and learning these tools at any age. Working on the distressed feelings for better outcomes in recovery. Working on your dialectic or the “D” […]


Episode 9: A Sober Bar: What Lies Beyond The Bottle

Welcome to today’s show!   WHAT WE’LL LEARN:   How Chris’s spirituality early on influenced his recovery How his “differences” made him seek connections through alcohol. Alcohol was seen as the “great equalizer” in his life How Chris found his purpose and mission that lead to his continued sobriety Why the addiction recovery industry “sucks” […]