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Full Potential, Now!, a podcast about addiction and recovery by Ted Izydor - LPC, CSAC, ICS, MINT. What's up, Recovery Nation! Listen in as Ted interviews people from all walks of life doing their best to live with addiction & recovery. Ted Izydor holds both a Master of Counseling Psychology & Master of Business Administration. With a distinguished 20-year clinical therapy background as a mental health & addiction counselor, Ted devotes himself to sharing this knowledge & insight to people seeking more fulfilling, happier & healthier lives.

Full Potential, Now!, a podcast about addiction and recovery by Ted Izydor - LPC, CSAC, ICS, MINT. What's up, Recovery Nation! Listen in as Ted interviews people from all walks of life doing their best to live with addiction & recovery. Ted Izydor holds both a Master of Counseling Psychology & Master of Business Administration. With a distinguished 20-year clinical therapy background as a mental health & addiction counselor, Ted devotes himself to sharing this knowledge & insight to people seeking more fulfilling, happier & healthier lives.
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Full Potential, Now!, a podcast about addiction and recovery by Ted Izydor - LPC, CSAC, ICS, MINT. What's up, Recovery Nation! Listen in as Ted interviews people from all walks of life doing their best to live with addiction & recovery. Ted Izydor holds both a Master of Counseling Psychology & Master of Business Administration. With a distinguished 20-year clinical therapy background as a mental health & addiction counselor, Ted devotes himself to sharing this knowledge & insight to people seeking more fulfilling, happier & healthier lives.

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Episodes

Episode 28 - Shital Patel - Eating Disorders & Addiction

4/1/2019
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In this week's episode of Full Potential, Now!, Ted discusses eating disorders with attorney-turned-therapist Shital Patel. Produced by Ted Izydor and John Praw Kruse. This episode features music by Pat Reinholz and John Praw Kruse. Visit http://fullpotentialnow.org.

Duration:01:09:50

Episode 27 - Dr. Matt Felgus & Dr. Brian Lochen - Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Addiction

1/7/2019
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In this week's episode of Full Potential, Now!, Ted goes deep on medication assisted recovery with Dr. Matt Felgus & Dr. Brian Lochen. Music by John Praw & Pat Reinholz. Visit http://fullpotentialnow.org. Produced by Ted Izydor and John Praw Kruse. This episode features music by Pat Reinholz and John Praw Kruse.

Duration:01:43:36

Episode 26 - Staci Sprout - Sex & Relationship Addiction

10/6/2018
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In this week's episode of Full Potential, Now!, Ted talks sex addiction with author and sex addiction therapist Staci Sprout. Music by John Praw & Pat Reinholz. Visit http://fullpotentialnow.org.

Duration:01:14:44

Episode 25 - Kyczy Hawk - Recovery Yoga

8/29/2018
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In this week's episode of Full Potential, Now!, Ted learns all about the world of recovery yoga with author and certified yoga instructor Kyczy Hawk. Music by John Praw & Pat Reinholz. Visit http://fullpotentialnow.org.

Duration:02:11:09

Episode 24 - Amy Dresner - Writing an Addiction Memoir

8/2/2018
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In this week's episode of Full Potential, Now!, Ted talks with author and comedian Amy Dresner about honesty, feelings and writing her addiction memoir. Amy's book My Fair Junkie: A Memoir of Getting Dirty and Staying Clean is out now. Visit http://fullpotentialnow.org.

Duration:01:32:35

Episode 23 - A Message on Feelings (Bonus Episode + Amy Dresner Preview)

7/30/2018
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In this special bonus episode of Full Potential, Now!, we share a message about feelings. Hear a preview of our upcoming interview with comedian & author Amy Dresner, plus a personal story from Producer John, and more. Visit http://fullpotentialnow.org.

Duration:00:13:08

Episode 22 - Luis Rodriguez - Native American Recovery (Bonus Episode)

6/28/2018
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Over the last two episodes, we've been telling the story of tattoo pioneer and former gang member Freddy Negrete. Along the way, we enlisted the help of author Steve Jones, as well as acclaimed poet and Freddy's former gang rival Luis Rodriguez. In today's special bonus episode of Full Potential, Now!, we shift our focus to Luis Rodriguez, hitting rock bottom, and climbing back through the Native American recovery method. If you haven't listened to our interview with Freddy Negrete, check it...

Duration:00:21:15

Episode 21 - Freddy Negrete, Part 2 - Recovery Through Art

6/12/2018
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This week's episode of Full Potential, Now! is Part Two of Ted's interview with tattoo pioneer Freddy Negrete, with help from author Steve Jones and poet Luis Rodriguez. Please listen to Part One on iTunes or FullPotentialNow.org first. Music by John Praw & Pat Reinholz. Visit http://fullpotentialnow.org.

Duration:01:18:28

Episode 20 - Freddy Negrete, Part 1 - Guns, Gangs, and Tattoos

5/20/2018
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In today's special episode of Full Potential, Now!, Ted dives deep into the amazing life story of former gang member and tattoo pioneer Freddy Negrete. First, we'll talk with author Steve Jones, who co-wrote Freddy's biography Smile Now, Cry Later: Guns, Gangs, and Tattoos. After that, Ted sits down with poet and former gang rival Luis Rodriguez to discuss art, loss and reconciliation after escaping 1970s LA gang life. Finally, we'll hear from the man himself, Freddy Negrete. Music by John...

Duration:01:47:13

Episode 19 - Gabrielle Glaser - Women & Wine

5/2/2018
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In this week's episode of Full Potential, Now!, Ted is joined by writer Gabrielle Glaser to discuss the increase in high-risk drinking among women and older adults. Gabrielle Glaser is the author of New York Times best seller Her Best-Kept Secret: Why Women Drink - And How They Can Regain Control. Music by John Praw & Patrick Reinholz. Visit http://www.fullpotentialnow.org.

Duration:01:11:52

Episode 18 - Omar Pinto - Stages of Recovery

3/22/2018
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In this week's episode of Full Potential, Now!, Ted discusses the short, middle and long-term stages of recovery with Omar Pinto, host of The SHAIR Podcast and founder of the recovery life coaching community SHAIR SPACE. Ted and Omar talk about living a life full of passion, purpose and connection in recovery. Visit http://www.fullpotentialnow.org.

Duration:01:20:23

Episode 17 - Sean Mahoney, Part 2 - Obstacles, Life, & Love

2/14/2018
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This week's episode of Full Potential, Now! is Part 2 of Ted's conversation with writer and podcaster Sean Mahoney. Listen to Part 1 first. You can find Sean's writing at seanalogues.com, and listen to past episodes of his podcast Sloshed Cinema on the Sincere Right Now podcast network. Visit FullPotentialNow.org.

Duration:00:41:46

Episode 16 - Sean Mahoney, Part 1 - Stigma, Prejudice & Addiction: Journey of Truth and Hope

1/30/2018
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In this week's episode of Full Potential, Now!, Ted interviews writer and podcaster Sean Mahoney. In Part 1 of their conversation, we learn about Sean's experience growing up with alcoholic parents, as well as coming out in that environment. You can find Sean's writing at seanalogues.com, and listen to past episodes of his podcast Sloshed Cinema on the Sincere Right Now podcast network. Stay tuned for Part 2 of Ted's conversation with Sean Mahoney, coming soon!

Duration:00:39:02

Episode 15 - Lee Weber - Is Marijuana Safe?

1/2/2018
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In this week's episode of Full Potential, Now!, Ted interviews Lee Weber, a writer, editor and the creator of AddictionBlog.org, an online magazine for people who want to learn about drug addiction potential. She is a woman in long-term recovery from addiction and calls the word "addict" the "a" word. Lee's now writing books for clinicians about best working with addicted populations, and she joins us from her home in Skopje, Macedonia. Produced by Ted Izydor and John Praw Kruse. Music by...

Duration:01:04:37

Episode 14 - Jeanne Hirth - Soberly Speaking

12/6/2017
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In this week's episode of Full Potential, Now!, Ted interviews Jeanne Hirth, blogger at Soberly Speaking and contributing writer at Addiction.com. They discuss alcohol and recovery through learning to give sobriety a shot. But first, Ted spends a few minutes listening to his own daughter and a friend to get their thoughts on moms, partying and the social acceptance of increased drinking among women. Produced by Ted Izydor and John Praw Kruse. Music by Pushmi-Pullyu, Patrick Reinholz, Lovely...

Duration:01:16:12

Episode 13 - Dr. William R. Miller - Motivational Interviewing

11/9/2017
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In this week's episode of Full Potential, Now!, Ted interviews Dr. William R. Miller, Emeritus Distinguished Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry at the University of New Mexico. Dr. Miller is also co-founder of the motivational interviewing approach to counselling, and his publications include 40 books and 400+ articles and chapters. Produced by Ted Izydor and John Praw Kruse. Music by Patrick Reinholz, Lovely Socialite and John Praw courtesy OtherObscura.com. Visit fullpotentialnow.org.

Duration:01:18:30

Episode 12 - Lee Davy - The Truth About Alcohol

10/3/2017
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This week's episode of Full Potential, Now! is Ted's eye-opening interview about alcohol and recovery with Lee Davy. Lee Davy is a father, an author and the creator of thetruthaboutalcohol.co.uk. He's also the host of The Alcohol and Addiction Podcast. In this episode, Ted and Lee discuss alcohol and getting clean in the UK. They also talk about opening up to vulnerability after hitting rock bottom. Can you really reinvent yourself? That and more in this week's episode of Full Potential,...

Duration:01:23:39

Episode 11 - Dr. Joe Blustein, Part 3 - Methadone, Suboxone & Vivitrol: What are these medications?

8/15/2017
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This week's episode of Full Potential, Now! is the third and final part of Ted's interview with Dr. Joseph Blustein. If you haven't heard Part 1 yet, download it on iTunes first. Joseph Blustein is the Medical Director of a tele-addiction medicine service for Wisconsin residents. Dr. Blustein is a board certified Addiction Medicine physician practicing in Madison, Wisconsin. Dr. Blustein was Medical Director for various treatment programs including ARC, ARC House, RESPECT, Gateway (UW...

Duration:00:06:17

Episode 10 - Dr. Joe Blustein Part 2: Simple Secrets to Recovery

8/9/2017
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This week's episode of Full Potential, Now! is Part 2 of Ted's interview with Dr. Joseph Blustein. If you haven't heard Part 1 yet, download it on iTunes first. Joseph Blustein is the Medical Director of a tele-addiction medicine service for Wisconsin residents. Dr. Blustein is a board certified Addiction Medicine physician practicing in Madison, Wisconsin. Dr. Blustein was Medical Director for various treatment programs including ARC, ARC House, RESPECT, Gateway (UW Behavioral Health),...

Duration:00:26:20

Episode 9 - Dr. Joe Blustein

8/2/2017
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This week's episode of Full Potential, Now! is Part 1 of Ted's interview with Dr. Joseph Blustein. In Part 1, we learn about Dr. Blustein, how he views addiction and what he's thinking about currently in the addiction field. Joseph Blustein is the Medical Director of a tele-addiction medicine service for Wisconsin residents. Dr. Blustein is a board certified Addiction Medicine physician practicing in Madison, Wisconsin. Dr. Blustein was Medical Director for various treatment programs...

Duration:00:52:46