Isaac, Chris's friend from Turning Point, discusses his journey to sobriety. He became addicted to opiates as a youth after recovering from knee surgery. It was his 15th time in rehab that he was finally able to maintain sobriety.
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Why won’t you just quit? For families, friends, and loved ones of those in addiction, this question is often asked. Therapist, Dennis Woodruff, helps answer this question by explaining the purpose of the midbrain and prefrontal cortex and how they are affected by addiction.
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It's the invention aftermath. As a follow up to our invention episode, we discuss the perspectives of Melanie & Chris, Amy's sister and brother-in-law, who helped with Chris's intervention and getting him into detox.
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You will hear our intervention story. On the night of November 11, 2017, we discovered Chris had an addiction problem. That same night we decided to gather the family, Chris's adult children & their spouses, and we held an intervention.
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Jeff, the Angel of Turning Point, shares his wisdom of maintaining 28 years of sobriety. He discusses how AA helped him and how service to others keeps him sober.
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You will find out why we decided to do a podcast about substance abuse. Hear our own personal stories about addiction, shame & sadness, and hope for the future.
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