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Recovery For Real...

Recovery For Real...

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Recovery For Real is real talk with real people about real recovery. What happens in life after sobriety sets in? Can I still have fun? Will my family and friends still like me? So many questions with so little time... Journey with Dave Koch, a real guy in real recovery, hear from others just like you, and those close to them as they talk all about Recovery For Real.
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Justin B. Long - Overcoming Righteous Rage S1E15

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Let's talk Relationships with Riana... S1E19
Join in as Riana talks about trauma in her life and how it led her to dedicating her life's mission to helping others who struggle in life and love. Hear about the ten childhood traumas that may be holding you back from having the relationships you desire and how to rise above them to have the life you deserve!!! Connect with Riana: RianaMilne.com Free Gifts, Podcast, and Social Media Links "Love Beyond Your Dreams" "Live Beyond Your Dreams" "Ruff" by Robert Klein is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0 and used here by Artist permission. CactusSlimRecords.com "Woah Oh" by Lorenzo's Music is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0. Follow us on: Facebook Twitter Instagram
58:24
August 23, 2021
Nadia - Tales from the Sands of Egypt to the Mountains of Nashville - S1E18
Nadia Bruce-Rawlings uses grains of her once-gritty life to infuse her stories with cathartic realism. Join us as Nadia takes us on a journey that starts in the deserts of Egypt, through the streets of LA, finally landing in Nashville Tennesee. Hear of how this well-educated woman, with a great job in the film industry, ended up a homeless crack addict...And lives to tell about it. Nadia's LINKS: Driving in the Rain Scars Peace Accord - Bluestem Magazine Nadia's Website Facebook Twitter Instagram Trejo: My Life of Crime, Redemption, and Hollywood A Women's Way Through the 12-Steps BNA Podcast  Low Culture Boil Podcast "Ruff" by Robert Klein is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0 and used here by Artist permission. CactusSlimRecords.com "Woah Oh" by Lorenzo's Music is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0. Follow us on: Facebook      Twitter      Instagram
37:37
August 09, 2021
Blowing Rock Anniversary Episode!!! S1E17
Dave celebrates his 36th wedding anniversary with Jeanne and tries to make sense of it all...Listen in on just a few of the many things that may have made a difference... Check out "52 Dates for You and Your Mate" by David Arp  "Ruff" by Robert Klein is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0 and used here by Artist permission. CactusSlimRecords.com "Woah Oh" by Lorenzo's Music is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0. Follow us on: Facebook Twitter Instagram Listen and Subscribe on: Apple Podcasts
20:15
July 26, 2021
Whoa...Triggers!!! S1E16
This week we talk about Triggers... We all have them, but it's what we do with them that matters; how we react and what kind of resources we use to keep us from relapse.  "Ruff" by Robert Klein is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0 and used here by Artist permission. CactusSlimRecords.com "Woah Oh" by Lorenzo's Music is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0. Follow us on: Facebook Twitter Instagram Listen and Subscribe on: Apple Podcasts
24:34
July 19, 2021
Justin B. Long - Overcoming Righteous Rage S1E15
Listen as Justin shares his story of how childhood led him inevitably into alcoholism and how he found his way out. His book, The Righteous Rage of a Ten-Year-Old Boy is a raw, intense examination of his childhood, the traumatic events that formed his negative self-image, and his journey through therapy to overcome it all. Grab a copy of his book on his website listed below: Justin's Website Justin & Erica's Podcast The 10 Adverse Childhood Experiences "Ruff" by Robert Klein is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0 and used here by Artist permission. CactusSlimRecords.com "Woah Oh" by Lorenzo's Music is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0. ***Follow us on: Facebook      Twitter      Instagram ***Listen and Subscribe on: Apple Podcasts Spotify Google Podcasts Stitcher
39:18
July 12, 2021
Ed Snyder helps others "Control the Beast" S1E14
Ed Snyder lived the life of a very angry person before turning it around over 40 years ago. Listen in as he shares his story and how he now helps others overcome their Anger Issues. Follow the links below to find his book, Control the Beast, his True North Podcast, his Website, and Social Media Pages: Website https://www.truenorthdfw.org/ LinkedIn URL https://www.linkedin.com/in/edwardsnyder/ Facebook URL https://www.facebook.com/edsnyderonline Twitter URL https://twitter.com/edsnyder YouTube URL https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbahcktOK7FT71EVPFF-ZfQ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/edsnyder/ "Ruff" by Robert Klein is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0 and used here by Artist permission. CactusSlimRecords.com "Woah Oh" by Lorenzo's Music is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0.
52:14
July 05, 2021
The Sterling Touch...S1E13
Homeless, addicted, convicted, and imprisoned for 10 years, then in less than one year, Sterling pulled himself from the bottom to the top; Now he's a great husband, father, and business owner who is helping others find their way to financial freedom...Check this out... Find Sterling on his website, SterlingShrout.Com and check out the 1 Life Roadmap and more at 1 Life Fully Lived. "Ruff" by Robert Klein is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0 and used here by Artist permission. CactusSlimRecords.com "Woah Oh" by Lorenzo's Music is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
51:44
June 28, 2021
Llama, Llama Too Much Drama? S1E12
Whether in ourselves or in others; there is always that person who there is no way you will miss them or their actions. Always yearning for your attention or praise, the Drama King or Queen shows up in meetings, volunteer groups, work, and social gatherings. What is really going on here? Dave tackles that exact question today... "Ruff" by Robert Klein is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0 and used here by expressed Artist permission. CactusSlimRecords.com "Woah Oh" by Lorenzo's Music is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0.
31:02
June 09, 2021
An Attitude of Gratitude - S1E11
How does Gratitude and Thankfulness fit into our recovery. Lets explore what gratitude is and how we can apply it every day to enhance our Recovery. The Sobriety Diaries 34 Questions “Ruff” by Robert Klein is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0 and used here by Artist permission. CactusSlimRecords.com “Woah Oh” by Lorenzo’s Music is licensed under BB BY-SA 4.0
26:13
June 01, 2021
Why Don't We Get Help? S1E10
With only around 10% of those who are in some sort of addiction mess really actively getting help, what is going on with the other 90%? Why aren't people seeking the help they need? Let's explore this week... "Ruff" by Robert Klein is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0 and used here by Artist permission. CactusSlimRecords.com "Woah Oh" by Lorenzo's Music is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0.
27:60
May 24, 2021
Recovery is Possible for All S1E9
There was not any one single thing that stood out and helped me the most in my quest to become sober and get my life together... None of us fit into a box, nor should our recovery... "Ruff" by Robert Klein is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0 and used here by Artist permission. CactusSlimRecords.com "Woah Oh" by Lorenzo's Music is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0. “Unashamed Recovery Podcast” https://open.spotify.com/episode/2xVPZWwaokmTLs5A22k6Na?si=qB-4GIJ6Qxirc5eKgak5JQ “Addiction and the Family Podcast” https://addictionandthefamily.fireside.fm/ “Life Beyond our Wildest Dreams” by Denise McDougall https://open.spotify.com/show/6m59rI4S1JnclHnVM0RjiF?si=CkkwdIB8T42gED_gepf4og A Blog by Melissa Steussy https://www.elephantjournal.com/2021/04/no-im-not-420-friendly-and-frankly-i-am-triggered-that-you-asked-10-march-melissa-steussy/ Thanks for Letting Me Share Blog https://thanksforlettingmeshare.com/
25:26
May 10, 2021
Don't Be a Jerk (It's Christmas) S1E8
Today I talk about how Expectations and Intolerance can just make me act like a Jerk and how Acceptance can make it all better. Hear Sponge Bob sing "Don't Be a Jerk (It's Christmas)" https://youtu.be/cmtDqrnOPeA “Ruff” by Robert Klein is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0 and used here by Artist permission. CactusSlimRecords.com “Woah Oh” by Lorenzo’s Music is licensed under BB BY-SA 4.0
24:07
May 04, 2021
Cindy finds Recovery? S1E7
Cindy came to recovery in a rather unorthodox way...You might say Recovery found her...Come hear how she thought she was going to help others, but found it was her who needed the help!!! The 4:8 Principle" by Tommy Newberry can be found on Amazon or your favorite bookseller. "Unashamed" podcast by Phil Robertson of Duck Dynasty: https://music.amazon.com/podcasts/6ab77cf1-1f93-4853-b1c0-38882a4fd71e/UNASHAMED-WITH-PHIL--JASE-ROBERTSON "Living in the Light" a podcast by Anne Graham Lotz: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/anne-graham-lotz-living-in-the-light/id1021647386 "The Dan Bongino Show" can be found on his website: https://bongino.com/ “Ruff” by Robert Klein is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0 and used here by Artist permission. CactusSlimRecords.com “Woah Oh” by Lorenzo’s Music is licensed under BB BY-SA 4.0
33:23
April 26, 2021
Cindy finds Recovery? Trailer
Cindy came to recovery in a rather unorthodox way...You might say Recovery found her... Come check out her story Monday, April 26th...
00:46
April 22, 2021
Bumps in the Road - S1E6
Everyone runs into Bumps in the Road in life, but for those of us in recovery, those bumps present a different challenge. This week we look at some of those bumps and what we can do to make sure they don't lead to relapse, or worse. “Ruff” by Robert Klein is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0 and used here by Artist permission. CactusSlimRecords.com “Woah Oh” by Lorenzo’s Music is licensed under BB BY-SA 4.0
26:12
April 21, 2021
Justin Plus Purpose Equals CR!!! S1E5
Justin, the Ministry Leader for North Strand Celebrate Recovery in Longs, SC shares his story of recovery and how it led him to finding his Purpose in Recovery. "Ruff" by Robert Klein is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0 and used here by Artist permission. CactusSlimRecords.com "Woah Oh" by Lorenzo's Music is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0.
29:36
April 13, 2021
Lynn Ann shares on Purpose in Recovery... S1E4
Listen in as Lynn tells us her story and how Purpose has become a big part of her recovery. "Ruff" by Robert Klein is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0 and used here by Artist permission. CactusSlimRecords.com "Woah Oh" by Lorenzo's Music is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0.
26:31
April 06, 2021
Exploring Relapse with Sara. S1E3
Join us and our first call-in guest Sara, as she shares her experience with Relapse... "Ruff" by Robert Klein is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0 and used here by Artist permission. CactusSlimRecords.com "Woah Oh" by Lorenzo's Music is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0.
27:60
March 30, 2021
What is My Purpose? S1E2
Today we talk about Purpose in Recovery. We will explore the many different ways that people find their purpose and how that relates to the quality of their Recovery... "Ruff" by Robert Klein is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0 and used here by Artist permission. CactusSlimRecords.com "Woah Oh" by Lorenzo's Music is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0.
20:25
March 22, 2021
Welcome to Recovery for Real S1E1
Recovery For Real is real talk with real people about real recovery. Journey with Dave Koch, a real guy in recovery, hear from others just like you, and those close to them as they talk all about Recovery For Real. "Ruff" by Robert Klein is licensed under CC BY-NC 4.0 and used here by Artist permission. CactusSlimRecords.com "Woah Oh" by Lorenzo's Music is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0.
11:03
March 16, 2021
Recovery for Real (Trailer)
Just a quick teaser…
00:46
March 15, 2021