Drugs and alcohol are distinctly involved in sexual assault because they can undermine a person’s ability to give full consent. What is the fallout for survivors of drug-fueled rape, and how can we work together to protect each other from these experiences?
The Way Out Podcast Episode 82 – Smile Now & Cry Later with Freddy Negrete (Part Two)
Freddy’s heart condition resulting from his addictions begins to rear it’s ugly head and threatens to cut his life abruptly short. Listen as Freddy shares how frighteningly close he was to death and what it took to finally surrender to the God of his understanding providing the fertile ground from which his amazing recovery began to grow.
Studying Recovery Schools with Andrew Finch
For today’s show, I’m joined by Vanderbilt University professor Dr. Andrew Finch, one of the country’s foremost authorities on integrating education and recovery support in an academic setting.
Linking Law Enforcement and Recovery Communities with Deputy Samantha Clementi
Today, I’m excited to bring you our first viewpoint from the law enforcement side of the opioid crisis with Deputy Samantha Clementi of the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office in South Florida.
Sex & Drugs: The Full Story Ep 1 – Getting High While Getting Down
Poppers, ecstasy, cocaine, oh my! Lots of people use drugs to enhance sex. But, what could this mean for your health? We sat down with sex-pert Amy Baldwin to get to the bottom of it.
Approaching Outpatient Care with Alex Dorsey and Ashley Buchanan
For today’s show, I welcome two guests who can give us an inside look at the role outpatient treatment plays in the overall recovery journey: Alex Dorsey, who leads the admissions team for 13 outpatient facilities, and Ashley Buchanan, who serves as a patient care coordinator for Georgia treatment program Black Bear Lodge.
Opening the Door to DBT with Eboni Webb
Today, we hear from Dr. Eboni Webb, an internationally renowned trainer in Dialectical Behavior Therapy.
Rebuilding After Relapse
In this episode Michelle, Chris and Jason discuss relapse, what brings us to our tipping points & how to find forgiveness after moments of powerlessness.
The Way Out Podcast Episode 81 – Smile Now and Cry Later with Freddy Negrete (Part One)
Art had always been Freddy’s calling from his early graffiti days giving rise to quickly becoming the most sought after black & grey realist in the world. Addiction was ubiquitous in gang lifestyle and Freddy was no exception as he went into a downward spiral of heroin addiction.
The Way Out Podcast Episode 80 – Leeanne Part Two
Leeann’s story is so instructive in many ways; as she shares her first 13 years of recovery in a state of physical sobriety and emotional inebriety. Leeanne’s path was hard work, with lessons learned and spiritual self-truths acquired – while wondering in the often dark and foreign wilderness of sobriety.
Changing One Thing: Everything
In Episode 79 of Far From Finished Nick talks about how treatment broke down all of his destructive traits and behaviors. Today he works at the same place he received treatment, giving back what he so freely got.
It’s the Only Way with Alekzandr Mac
Getting clean after a decade of suboxone use.
Showing Up To Life
In Episode 78 of Far From Finished, Matt talks about how he used to think materialistic things were a measure of success. What Matt ended up learning through the principles of recovery is that the effect he has on other people’s lives is the most valuable thing.
5 Surprising Facts About Marijuana – Your Nose Knows Something You Don’t
Can marijuana actually cause problems with learning and memory? What makes each strain different, and what does this mean for the effects? As more and more states legalize medical and recreational marijuana, it is becoming more and more important to get to knows the ins and outs of this prevalent drug.
The Way Out Podcast Episode 79 – Leeanne Part One
Leeanne’s Recovery journey is one of years spent spiritually asleep; marked by profound surrenders and awakenings; a true testament to the promises of recovery coming sometimes quickly, and sometimes slowly. Listen Up.
Choosing Your Own Recovery Path with Kris Kelly
How can you find the treatment that works for you?
The Way Out Podcast Episode 78 – Brandon Novak Part Two
Brandon shares his implausible journey to recovery, and the miracles that have transpired in his life since achieving substantial and meaningful recovery. Listen Up.
How A TV Show Changed Michael’s Life
In Episode 77 of Far From Finished Michael, talks about the importance of being open minded to change to achieve something different in your life. For Michael, you have to be open minded to the fact that there’s a possibility.
Behind the Wheel with Lori Kinney
How to find recovery when addiction and tragedy collide!