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Landmark Recovery Podcast is the premier podcast discussing addiction, recovery, and sobriety. We talk with experts to dispel myths about what addiction is and isn’t. We hear from recovering addicts who share their stories of rock bottom, rehab, and relapse. We also tackle difficult topics like trauma, the chaos of active addiction, and how it affects our families and communities. But our favorite topic? Hope. The podcast is a production of Landmark Recovery, a rapidly growing network of local drug and alcohol rehab centers providing high quality, and affordable, clinical treatment. With the mission to unlock human potential, Landmark is committed to helping individuals live beyond their addiction.

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United States

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Landmark Recovery Podcast is the premier podcast discussing addiction, recovery, and sobriety. We talk with experts to dispel myths about what addiction is and isn’t. We hear from recovering addicts who share their stories of rock bottom, rehab, and relapse. We also tackle difficult topics like trauma, the chaos of active addiction, and how it affects our families and communities. But our favorite topic? Hope. The podcast is a production of Landmark Recovery, a rapidly growing network of local drug and alcohol rehab centers providing high quality, and affordable, clinical treatment. With the mission to unlock human potential, Landmark is committed to helping individuals live beyond their addiction.

Language:

English


Episodes

Telling Stories (with Sharon Cruse)

1/17/2023
The Landmark Recovery Podcast is BACK for Season 2! To kick off the new season, Michael interviewed Sharon Wegscheider-Cruse, a family therapist, founder of Onsite Workshops and author of 23 books, including 5 bestsellers. Her latest book, Storytelling Legacy: Everyone Has Stories recounts her remarkable life and the work she’s done to help millions of people battling addiction. The book includes tales of celebrity, culture, humor, history, relationships and surprises. Cruse also co-founded...

Duration:00:52:52

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation and Treatment (with Antonello Bonci)

11/29/2022
Michael Walsh speaks with Dr. Antonello Bonci on today's episode. Dr. Bonci is the President, Chief Scientific Officer & Partner at GIA Chicago. Before moving to GIA Miami, he served for nearly a decade at the National Institute of Health (NIH) as Scientific Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA). Between 1999 and 2010, he was Professor-in-Residence in the Department of Neurology at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), and held the Howard J. Weinberg Endowed...

Duration:00:51:08

Intervention 911 (with Ken Seeley)

11/22/2022
Today, Michael Walsh speaks with internationally-known interventionist Ken Seeley. Ken has remained professionally and personally involved in recovery since his sobriety date of July 14, 1989. Ken derives his greatest personal satisfaction from the work he does with clients and their families as the Founder and Owner of Intervention 911 and Ken Seeley Communities (KSC) in Palm Springs, CA. Ken is a fan-favorite and has been a featured interventionist on the Emmy Award-Winning A&E television...

Duration:00:45:13

Sui Generis and Staying Strong (with Rashad Walser)

11/15/2022
Welcome to the Landmark Recovery Podcast. Today Michael Walsh speaks with Rashad Walser, certified recovery support specialist. Rashad is also the author of Sui Generis - Year 2: A Recovery Memoir, which came out in May of this year and quickly became a #1 seller on Amazon. Rashad’s turning point in life was in 2018, when he found sobriety and turned his life around. Since then, he’s modeled, acted, and been an inspiration for those looking to get fit as a way of helping them in their...

Duration:00:48:57

Supporting Those In Recovery (with Matthew Buckley)

11/8/2022
Today Michael speaks with Matthew Buckley, the alumni coordinator at Landmark Recovery of Indianapolis. Buckley started his career in the recovery space two years ago, working as a patient engagement specialist, helping people during their stay at an inpatient rehab facility. Today Buckley supports people who have completed addiction treatment, left rehab and started their recovery journey. Buckley has dealt with addiction on a personal level and has been sober for more than four years.

Duration:00:46:20

Family Health and Wellness (with David Cunningham)

11/1/2022
Today, Michael Walsh talks with David Cunningham. Cunningham has been in the addiction treatment profession since 1990. He has served as East Tennessee President, Tennessee State President and served as the Southeastern Regional Vice President for NAADAC. He has been the recipient of numerous awards including the Tennessee the Henry A. Ashe Professional of the Year in East Tennessee, the State Professional of the Year Award in Tennessee, runner up for the National Professional of the Year...

Duration:00:48:50

Sober Entertainment (with Duke Rumely)

10/19/2022
For this week's episode of the Landmark Recovery Podcast, Michael Walsh spoke with Duke Rumely. Duke is the founder of Sober AF Entertainment, an organization dedicated to creating spaces for those in recovery at big events. Duke is also an experienced Founder with a demonstrated history of working in the hospital and healthcare industry. He is skilled in Crisis Intervention, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Group Therapy, Behavioral Health, and Medicine.

Duration:00:48:01

Intervention and Recovery Awareness Month (with Babbi Anderson)

10/4/2022
Today Michael Walsh speaks with Babbi Anderson, certified life coach and experienced swimmer. Babbi is in recovery herself from alcohol use disorder, and has worked for a variety of rehabs, treatment centers and more. She also regularly attends workshops, retreats, and seminars geared toward purposeful living where she provides her expertise.

Duration:01:00:41

Building Successful Programs (with John Curtiss)

9/27/2022
This week, Michael spoke with John Curtiss, President of the Community of Recovering People Board of Directors and The Retreat. He is one of the principle designers of The Retreat model. Prior to his employment with The Retreat, John was employed by the Hazelden Foundation for over 19 years. In his years at Hazelden, John served as Vice President of Hazelden’s National Continuum, Executive Director of Hazelden’s Outreach Services, Executive Director of Fellowship Club, Hazelden’s...

Duration:01:01:22

Recovery and the Enneagram (with Sean Melton)

9/21/2022
Today Michael speaks with Sean Melton about enneagram types and understanding how we relate to the world through our enneagram type. They also discuss how that knowledge can help all of us—especially people in recovery trying to navigate their new place in the world.

Duration:01:04:19

Discussing Marijuana and More (with Ben Cort)

9/13/2022
Today Michael Walsh speaks with Ben Cort, author of Weed, Inc. Ben is a Jr Fellow at the University of Florida inside of their drug policy institute, a board member for NALGAP (National Association of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender treatment providers and their allies), a Board member at SAM (Smart Approaches to Marijuana) and faculty at numerous institutes. He is a published author (Weed, Inc., HCI/Simon and Schuster 2017). In November of 2019 Ben moved from a consulting role with the...

Duration:00:47:30

Recovering In the Entertainment Industry (with Brian Scannell)

9/6/2022
Our host, Michael Walsh, spoke with old friend Brian Scannell about his time in Boston and achieving recovery. Brian Scannell brings 35+ years of personal experience in the recovery community as well as a successful background in IT sales and entertainment. Brian’s top priority is to help as many people as possible find the appropriate help they need to achieve their best life possible. He often uses the expression “don’t think about what’s possible, think about what’s impossible and go for...

Duration:01:07:29

Humans of Recovery, Episode 3 (with Jordan Wilson)

8/30/2022
In this episode, Michael Walsh is joined by Jordan Wilson, the guest featured on Landmark Recovery’s third episode of its newest video series, Humans of Recovery. Jordan, author of Jesus > Drugs: The Only War Won by Surrender shares his struggle with addiction and celebrates seven years of sobriety. Jordan is also the Developmental Director at Friends of Sinners, a Christ-centered drug recovery program and is the Youth Director at his church. Jordan shares how his faith influenced his...

Duration:00:38:29

Merging Two Worlds While Seeking Recovery (with Carmen Dominguez)

8/16/2022
In this episode of the Landmark Recovery Podcast, Michael talks with Carmen Dominguez, a multidisciplinary psychotherapist and consultant. Carmen has been a psychotherapist and consultant for the past 30 years. She draws on her innate intuitive abilities as well as her traditional training to bring guidance and transformation to her clients. She is able to integrate Toltec wisdom and ancient healing principles to understand how the mind gets programmed into performing self-defeating...

Duration:01:03:18

Building a Treatment Center (with Tom Rodman)

8/9/2022
In this on-location episode, Michael is joined by Tom Rodman, former Wall Street executive and the co-founder of Strive International. The two discuss Tom's experience overcoming addiction, his motivation for turning his own recovery into an effort to counsel others, and opening his new high-end treatment center at Fox Hill in Maine with McLean Hospital.

Duration:00:42:24

The Evolution of Addiction (with Claudia Black)

8/2/2022
In this episode, Michael is joined by Claudia Black, renowned author and trainer internationally recognized for her pioneering and contemporary work with family systems and addictive behaviors. The two discuss the evolution of addiction and how it has become destigmatized, Claudia’s work as an author, and her perspective on dealing with troubling families in the intervention process.

Duration:01:01:38

Shining a Light on the Tunnels of Las Vegas (with Paul Vautrinot)

7/26/2022
In this episode, Michael Walsh is joined by Paul Vautrinot, Executive Director of the Shine a Light Foundation in Las Vegas and person in long-term recovery. Paul shares his own personal recovery journey and the mission of the Shine a Light Foundation to “shine a light” on the unseen and unheard individuals living in the underground flood channels of Las Vegas.

Duration:00:52:29

Being the Child of an Addicted Parent (with Kelsey Matthews)

7/19/2022
In this episode, Michael is joined by Kelsey Matthews, Miss Nevada Volunteer 2022 and community engagement coordinator for the CARE Coalition. Matthews previously served as a rehabilitative mental health provider for HOPE Counseling Services. Kelsey shares her story about growing up as the child of an addicted parent, the letter she wrote to her mother on the Odyssey, and the advocacy work she does now to shine a light on addiction during the currently rising opioid epidemic.

Duration:01:05:13

Equality and Acceptance of LGBTQ+ Members in Addiction Recovery Communities (with Beck Gee-Cohen)

6/28/2022
In this episode of the Landmark Recovery Podcast, Michael Walsh is joined by Beck Gee-Cohen, the owner of BGC Bridge and Director of LGBTQ+ Programming at Visions Adolescent Treatment Center in Los Angeles. They discuss Beck’s personal recovery journey, how Beck helps businesses be more effective and affirming to the LGBTQ+ community, and how Visions tailors treatment to meet the needs of adolescents struggling with addiction.

Duration:00:51:06

Supporting the LGBTQ+ Community Through Addiction Recovery (with Zack Ament)

6/21/2022
In this episode, Michael is joined by Zack Ament, Co-CEO of Westwind Recovery and individual in recovery. They discuss the importance of support in recovery, the difference in addiction treatment for LGBTQ+ community members, and Zack’s own personal struggle with addiction. Zack shares how the immense support given to him by his Westwind Recovery family when his husband, Justin, lost his battle with his addiction, made all the difference in how he coped during the grieving process.

Duration:00:40:17