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TV personality Casey Scott has taken the first step. He is confronting his addiction. Now what? Join Casey on his journey to become a better person, one day at a time, new from KSL Podcasts. With the expert help of licensed psychologist, Dr. Matt Woolley, Casey's struggle may remind you of your own. Whether you're addicted to alcohol, drugs, social media or pornography- this podcast won't make you stop. That's up to you. But if you want help, or you want to help someone you love, subscribe for free to Project Recovery wherever you get your podcasts.

TV personality Casey Scott has taken the first step. He is confronting his addiction. Now what? Join Casey on his journey to become a better person, one day at a time, new from KSL Podcasts. With the expert help of licensed psychologist, Dr. Matt Woolley, Casey's struggle may remind you of your own. Whether you're addicted to alcohol, drugs, social media or pornography- this podcast won't make you stop. That's up to you. But if you want help, or you want to help someone you love, subscribe for free to Project Recovery wherever you get your podcasts.
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TV personality Casey Scott has taken the first step. He is confronting his addiction. Now what? Join Casey on his journey to become a better person, one day at a time, new from KSL Podcasts. With the expert help of licensed psychologist, Dr. Matt Woolley, Casey's struggle may remind you of your own. Whether you're addicted to alcohol, drugs, social media or pornography- this podcast won't make you stop. That's up to you. But if you want help, or you want to help someone you love, subscribe for free to Project Recovery wherever you get your podcasts.

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Casey And Dr. Matt Answer Your Questions

5/21/2019
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First off, thank you to everyone that has supported this podcast. We appreciate every single one of you who have downloaded, rated, and reviewed our work so far. We also get a lot of questions for both Casey and Matt, so we're going to take a few moments to read some of your questions and comments, and share them with our listeners. We'll also get a chance to catch up with Casey on his recovery and talk about a recent vacation when Casey realized that he was on a plane for the first time...

Duration:00:34:12

Pro Skateboarder/Actor Brandon Novak PART TWO

5/14/2019
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Part TWO with Brandon Novack! Brandon has been sober since 2016, and at the age of 40 he tours the country telling his story in hopes to keep people from going down a path like his own. Brandon has a unique story of addiction and recovery. At the age of 15, he was a pro skateboarder, endorsed by Gatorade and doing commercials with Michael Jordan. At 17, he was working for his idol, Tony Hawk. That's when he discovered the dark side of substance abuse. This would cause him to lose everything,...

Duration:00:33:49

Pro Skateboarder/Actor Brandon Novak PART ONE

5/14/2019
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Brandon Novack just turned 40, and he completed his 13th attempt at recovery in 2016.He's been sober ever since. At the age of 15, he was a pro skateboarder, endorsed by Gatorade and doing commercials with Michael Jordan. At 17, he was working for his idol, Tony Hawk. That's when he discovered the dark side of substance abuse. This would cause him to lose everything, save for a few personal belongings, and gain a restraining order from his Mom. It's a long road to recovery and one that you...

Duration:00:37:17

Comedian/Recovering Heroin Addict Andy Gold. PART TWO

5/7/2019
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Part TWO of Andy Gold's story. After a growing addiction to heroin, it took ten years for Andy to realize he needed help. He ended up being arrested in front of his family, and even losing a brother to that same addiction. While there is nothing funny about Andy's story, we'll find out how comedy saved his life, and how he's now gone to touring the country doing stand up comedy in the second half of Andy's recovery story.

Duration:00:30:21

Comedian/Recovering Heroin Addict Andy Gold. PART ONE

5/7/2019
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Growing up Andy Gold was the class clown. He also spent ten years addicted to heroin. It took a lot for Andy to realize that he needed help, being arrested in front of his family, and even losing a brother to that same addiction. While there is nothing funny about Andy's story, we'll find out how comedy saved his life, and how he's now gone to touring the country doing stand up comedy.

Duration:00:37:54

Does Binge Drinking Make Me An Alcoholic?

4/30/2019
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A great question that we'll dive into today. We'll explore how binge drinking differs from social drinking, and how it can play into being an addict. We'll also take a moment to check in on Casey and see how things are going in his recovery.

Duration:00:41:56

Whitney Evans Primary Therapist for Pinnacle Recovery Center

4/23/2019
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Welcome back to Project Recovery! Today we talk with Whitney Evans who is a Primary therapist for Pinnacle Recovery Center. She was there when Casey went in for the start of his treatment, and even though she was not his therapist, we find out why Casey got the therapist he did, and how that played a role in his recovery. Also, we find out why she got into recovery and learn about "brain spotting"

Duration:00:51:36

News Anchor Randall Carlisle (Part Two)

4/16/2019
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Part Two of our conversation with Randall Carlisle. Randall retired from TV news in 2017, and now he works with Odyssey House Treatment Center. Many people may not know that Randall himself has dealt with his share of addiction and recovery. He is also now living sober after decades of alcohol abuse. Find out more about how drinking affected the life of Randall Carlisle in part two of this week's Project Recovery.

Duration:00:17:31

News Anchor Randall Carlisle

4/16/2019
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Randall Carlisle has been a broadcaster for nearly 60 years. He spent the lion's share of that time on our TVs here in Utah where he was first on Channel 2, and then Channel 4 as a news anchor. He retired from the job in 2017, and now he works with Odyssey House Treatment Center. Many people may not know that Randall himself has dealt with his share of addiction and recovery. He is also now living sober after decades of alcohol abuse. Find out more about how drinking affected the life of...

Duration:00:43:07

Meet Lisa. A recovering addict and Grandmother (Part Two)

4/9/2019
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Continuing our chat with Lisa. A mother on her way to recovery after a very long battle with addiction. It started with alcohol as a teen and ended with heroin and meth in her 50's. Lisa hit rock bottom. She was homeless, sharing a hotel room with a prostitute, and spending any money she could get on drugs. But she's turned it around and is about to graduate from Weber State University. She knows recovery won't come quick, and it won't come easy. Casey Scott and Dr. Matt talk more with Lisa...

Duration:00:24:31

Meet Lisa. A recovering addict and Grandmother (Part One)

4/9/2019
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Today we meet Lisa. A mother and Grandmother on her way to recovery from a long battle with addiction. After multiple DUI's, losing custody of her daughter and living on the streets for more than 20 years, Lisa is taking charge of her life, and taking responsibility for her past. But it won't come quick, and it won't come easy. Casey Scott and Dr. Matt find out more about Lisa and learn about how partying as a teen led to drug addiction as an adult.

Duration:00:29:27

Former Baseball Star, Dustin Hawkins (Part Two)

4/2/2019
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Continuing our conversation with Dustin Hawkins. In Part One we heard about Hawk's scholership to Wichita State, and how his athletic ability put him on the path to being a professional baseball player. In fact, he was picked up not once, but twice. He ended up playing with the Houston Astros until 2005, when he failed a drug test. That, combined with declining performance, and a reputation for being partying too much got him cut from the team. But that was not rock bottom. His fall would...

Duration:00:37:16

Former Baseball Star, Dustin Hawkins (Part One)

4/2/2019
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Dustin Hawkins was born and raised in Ogden. In fact, just down the street from Casey. We even found out while recording this episode that Dustin went to college with Dr. Matt! Though they didn't know each other at the time. Dustin played baseball. In fact, he played baseball REALLY well. So well in fact that he was recruited by the St. Louis Cardinals right out of high school. He would turn that down for a baseball scholarship to Wichita State and later played for the Houston Astros. It...

Duration:00:35:38

Keaton's Story (Part 2)

3/26/2019
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We are going to continue our conversation with Keaton. A Utah man recovering from an addiction to drugs and alcohol. Keaton is currently living in a "sober living" facility, and learning to live an "honest program". His story is a fascinating and unflinching look at how drugs and alcohol took over Keaton's life, and how even though life is hard on its own, it's a lot more difficult when you're not living life on life's terms. If you want help, or you want to help someone you love, join us...

Duration:00:26:44

Keaton Is Recovering From An Addiction To Drugs, and Alcohol

3/26/2019
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On this weeks episode of Project Recovery, we meet Keaton who is recovering from a long time addiction to drugs and alcohol and met Casey in Detox late last year. While this is not Keaton's first time in recovery, this is the first time he's doing it for himself and learning to live life on life's terms and run an honest program. Join us for a powerful and honest look at addiction and recovery.

Duration:00:36:36

BONUS: Responding To Comments Both Good, and Bad.

3/21/2019
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To be honest, we were not exactly sure how yesterday was going to go. Not just Matt and Casey, but as a team, and a company we were all very curious how people would react to the launch of Project Recovery. But as we've said before, Casey is not a victim here and this show is not about us. It's about you. Many have already written emails and sent us messages on our Facebook page regarding their experiences with recovery and addiction. Others have wondered why we should forgive someone who...

Duration:00:38:30

BONUS: Ten Things To Ask When Going To A Recovery Center.

3/20/2019
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We sat down with Casey and Dr. Matt for a quick bonus episode to say thank you to everyone for all the support. Our new podcast is a bit different, and we're extremely thankful to everyone who has reached out in support and especially to those who themselves may have been inspired to ask for help. Reaching out for help can be overwhelming. So here are a couple of questions you may want to ask about going to a recovery center.

Duration:00:32:42

What Happened To Casey? (Part 2)

3/19/2019
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In our last episode, we heard about how Utah radio and TV personality Casey Scott came to rely on alcohol to a point that he was addicted. In the Fall of 2018, Casey's addiction became a public issue when he crashed into another car with a family inside while driving drunk. Casey would be charged with a DUI, lose his job, and face a public backlash for his decision. He would also be faced with the reality that he was an addict. Episode 2 picks up at the scene of Casey's arrest, his...

Duration:00:44:07

What Happened To Casey?

3/13/2019
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Casey Scott is famous in his home state of Utah. On the surface, he's a guy that seemed to have everything. He's funny, he's on TV, parties with rockstars, and he goes home every night to his home and family. At least we thought he had everything. Behind the scenes, he was facing a struggle. His marriage ended, he had just been arrested for driving while intoxicated, which cost him his job on TV. All of which were displayed very publicly for all of his family, friends, and family to see....

Duration:00:38:38