Category Archives: Addiction Recovery

Recovery is more than just giving up alcohol

This week on Talk Recovery Radio Dana Bowman can’t escape the lure of perfectionism, trying to be a flawless wife, mother, and  a person in recovery. When Dana experiences a short-lived relapse during the Christmas holiday, she has the startling … Continue reading

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Alumni of the Month August 2018

I spent a large part of my early 20’s in major opioid addiction. Starting with prescribed medication, then turning to street narcotics. Always feeling like something was missing, sitting in a room full of people while feeling alone, angry at … Continue reading

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August Addiction Recovery Newsletter

August E-News 2018  #83 Alumni of the Month I spent a large part of my early 20’s in major opioid addiction. Starting with prescribed medication, then turning to street narcotics. Always feels g like something was missing, sitting in a … Continue reading

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Hidden Disability and Addiction Recovery

TODAY on Talk Recovery Radio Hidden Disability Help4 Hidden Disability Services How stress, (compassion) fatigue and the burnout process can and will influence a person’s recovery or how it may force a person to fall back into their addiction Part … Continue reading

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Recovery Capital Conference of Canada 2018

Thursday August 8, join us for Talk Recovery Radio, we discuss what is Recovery Capital and the Recovery Capital Conference of Canada.  A two day addiction recovery conference being held in New Westminster BC on September 6th and 7th, Part … Continue reading

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Sober Recovery App, plus lived addiction recovery experience

This week on Talk Recovery Radio Sober.ly  is a mobile app that offers real time, stigma free support for sobriety in a fun and engaging environment. One of the founders is a person in long term recovery, and has drawn … Continue reading

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A Sober Girl’s Guide

Join us for Talk Recovery Today at Noon on 100.5 fm I created “A Sober Girls Guide” as a how-to for navigating through love and life from a sober point of view. As a 30 year old dj living in Los angles … Continue reading

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Addiction Treatment Crisis Revealed as Report Released

We have an addiction treatment crisis in Canada. Yesterday the BCCSU released a report on Recovery in BC, and messages outlining mistreatment by some in the current health care system are flooding social media as a result – there are … Continue reading

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The Collective Wisdom of Addiction Recovery

This week on Talk Recovery Radio, live on Thursday at noon on 100.5 fm. Addiction Recovery and the the Wisdom of Recovery. Georgi Distefano talks about her book, “Paradigm Change” The collective wisdom of Recovery. ”As a therapist for over … Continue reading

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Addiction is Addiction

This week on Talk Recovery Radio, Understanding the disease of addiction in oneself and others for a better quality of life Addiction Addiction We talk to the authors of the book, and how it can help overcoming addiction. Treating Addiction … Continue reading

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