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Recovery Soapbox is a podcast about all things related to recovering from drug and alcohol addiction. Brought to you by Brighton Recovery Center, this podcast is a source of knowledge from the best in the field. Therapists, recovering addicts, and many other experts come together to share open dialogue and insider views. Subscribe on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher and anywhere you get your podcasts.

Recovery Soapbox is a podcast about all things related to recovering from drug and alcohol addiction. Brought to you by Brighton Recovery Center, this podcast is a source of knowledge from the best in the field. Therapists, recovering addicts, and many other experts come together to share open dialogue and insider views. Subscribe on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher and anywhere you get your podcasts.
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United States

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Recovery Soapbox is a podcast about all things related to recovering from drug and alcohol addiction. Brought to you by Brighton Recovery Center, this podcast is a source of knowledge from the best in the field. Therapists, recovering addicts, and many other experts come together to share open dialogue and insider views. Subscribe on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher and anywhere you get your podcasts.

Language:

English

Contact:

844-479-7035


Episodes

Recovery Day 2018

10/29/2018
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For this episode, we packed up our recording equipment and headed to downtown Salt Lake City, Utah, for a chance to film at the Recovery Day celebration. We grabbed random-yet-willing participants to answer a few important questions about addiction and recovery. Their answers were as varied as their backgrounds, but they were all true and inspiring. There was no way we could fit all of the interviews into one episode, so keep your eyes out for more to come. Full video of this...

Duration:00:16:14

Healing Trauma through EMDR

9/24/2018
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Our 20th episode features Kamrin Carver, LMFT, CSAT, and Tom Perry. Having suffered from trauma himself, Tom sought out Kamrin’s professional help. Kamrin introduced Tom to EMDR (eye movement desensitization and reprocessing). Together, they began the journey of healing. https://brightonrecoverycenter.com/healing-trauma-podcast-ep-20

Duration:00:35:49

Trauma and Addiction - Women in Recovery 5

8/24/2018
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In this episode of Recovery Soapbox, Alisa Wood and Lacey Garcia talk with Jennifer Netto, LCSW, about trauma and addiction. Topics Covered in this Episode: What is trauma? The connection between trauma and addiction. The connection between sexual abuse and trauma. Appropriate ways to react when someone tells you about their trauma. and more ... Helpful resources for survivors of violence, trauma and or sexual assault. YWCA/Family Justice Center: 24 hour Crisis Hotline...

Duration:01:04:18

Ken Seeley & Michael Gonzales Part 2

5/21/2018
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In Part 2 of Episode 18 we pick up where we left off in Part 1, with Ken Seeley and Michael Gonzales. Topics in this episode include trauma, depression, food addiction, the success rate of rehabs, and improving accountability. Ken Seeley and Michael Gonzales also dive deep into the unethical practices of many rehabs and what the Independent Coalition of Treatment Providers (ICOTP) can do about it by conducting ethical audits on rehabs. If you enjoy this episode of Recovery Soapbox, please...

Duration:00:23:38

Ken Seeley & Michael Gonzales

5/7/2018
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Ken Seeley and Michael Gonzales from the A&E show Intervention share their expertise on a range of topics. Watch from our studio cameras or tune into the podcast as we discuss Ken and Michael's stories, as well as suicide, incarceration, the war on drugs, ethics of the industry, meditation, and so much more. Watch past episodes on our Recovery Soapbox Podcast page.

Duration:00:25:04

Erik Coleman - Recovery Soapbox

3/19/2018
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This time on Recovery Soapbox, we talk to former NFL safety, Erik Coleman. Erik tells some great NFL stories, along with how addiction affected his childhood and how it affects his friends in the NFL now. Erik played in the NFL for 9 years and is now an advocate for NFL alumni in recovery. Erik Coleman played football college for Washington State and then went on to play for the New York Jets, Atlanta Falcons, and Detroit Lions. Erik is now a host on Jets Late Night on CBS2 and Jets Game...

Duration:00:42:05

Women in Recovery 4 - Lisa Walker

1/24/2018
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Another great episode of Women in Recovery with Alisa Wood, Lacey Garcia, and guest, Lisa Walker. In this episode, these amazing women discuss insights on a range of topics, including short- and long-term recovery, the struggles of motherhood and addiction, the blessings of a sober life, the need for continuous self care, and much more. About our Guest: Lisa Walker, MSW, LCSW, graduated from the University of Utah with both her Bachelor and Masters degree in Social Work and has been...

Duration:00:46:34

Sex and Love Addiction - Episode 15

12/20/2017
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In this episode of Recovery Soapbox, we discuss sex and love addiction and how it impacts individuals and the community. “I knew what I needed to say no to, but I had no idea what I needed to say yes to.” – John “It’s not about becoming sexually sober, it’s about healing the relational wounds underneath.” – John https://brightonrecoverycenter.com/podcast/

Duration:01:39:50

Codependency and Addiction - Episode 14

12/7/2017
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In this episode, recovery coach and author D.J. Burr and host Josh Hall dive into several topics, including self-care, surviving sexual abuse, codependency and addiction, and the freedom that comes with recovery. "Codependency is a dysfunctional relationship with yourself that is typically manifested with other people." - D.J. Burr, LMHC, NCC, S-PSB D.J. gives specific examples of what codependency looks like and how it manifests in simple daily activities, such as having a simple...

Duration:00:37:21

Recreation Therapy - Episode 13

11/21/2017
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Learn all about recreation therapy with Erica Yaeger, Jamie Bennett, and Will Lindsay as they discuss what recreation therapy is, what it’s not, and where it needs to head in the future. View more episodes of our addiction recovery podcast

Duration:00:57:50

National Recovery Days

10/12/2017
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We are very excited to present a special episode for you today. In this episode, we decided to take the podcast to the people. We set up shop at the National Recovery Day rally in Salt Lake City, Utah, then interviewed anyone and everyone that would take the time. The result is a fascinating compilation of messages from the addiction recovery community. See more at https://brightonrecoverycenter.com/podcast/

Duration:00:42:02

Michael Herbert & Jonathan Saul - Episode 11

9/26/2017
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Jonathan Saul speaks with Michael Herbert, an internationally recognized clinician, speaker, and leader in addiction treatment. Michael has over 25 years of professional experience in the field of recovery and has helped thousands of people from all parts of the world. It was a pleasure having Michael Herbert on our recovery podcast. You can learn more about Michael Herbert at his website RecoveryGuide.com. View more episodes at: http://brightonrecoverycenter.com/podcast Jonathan Saul is...

Duration:00:48:32

Interventionist Kevin Graves - Episode 10

8/23/2017
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Today Josh Hall speaks with interventionist Kevin Graves. Kevin has 20 years of sobriety himself and has been invaluable in the recovery from drugs and alcohol for countless individuals and their families. Josh and Kevin dive into the process, difficulties, and success of interventions. There is Hope Interventions: www.thereishopeinterventions.com You can subscribe to the audio version on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, Soundcloud, and Libsyn. Music for the podcast was provided by...

Duration:01:00:50

Women in Recovery 3 - Mindy Vincent of UHRC

7/27/2017
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Alisa and Lacey speak with Mindy Vincent about the many roads to recovery, harm reduction, unconditional support, and much more. Utah Harm Reduction Coalition https://utahharmreduction.org/ More episode available at: http://brightonrecoverycenter.com/podcast/ The guests on Recovery Soapbox express their own views which may not reflect the views of Brighton Recovery Center.

Duration:01:00:58

Sarah Kappos and Josh Hall - Episode 8

6/29/2017
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Today we’re joined by Sarah Kappos, an artist, poet, teacher, mother, and recovering addict. In this episode Sarah tells how painting, writing, and even rock climbing have impacted her recovery, and how they might help yours. We hope you enjoy. Sarah's blog: http://chrysalisbreak.blogspot.com/ Fit To Recover upcoming events: https://www.fit2recover.org/calendar.html See more episodes at: http://brightonrecoverycenter.com/ You can subscribe to the audio version on iTunes, Google Play,...

Duration:00:55:48

The Essential Treatment and Intervention Act (HB 286) - Episode 7

6/13/2017
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LaVar Christensen of Utah's House of Representatives and Dennis Cecchini, a parent advocate, speak with Kamrin Carver about Utah House Bill 286. This bill allows the relatives of addicts to admit their loved ones for addiction treatment. Resources Mentioned in this Episode: Brighton Recovery Center. (844) 479-7035 http://brightonrecoverycenter.com/ DSAMH, (Utah Div. of Substance Abuse and Mental Health) (801) 538-3939 https://dsamh.utah.gov/ Utah Dept. of Health (888) 222-2542 or...

Duration:00:56:28

Patrick Rezac and Kamrin Carver

5/29/2017
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Kamrin Carver with Brighton Recovery Center and Patrick Rezac of One Voice Recovery team up to discuss taboo topics and alternative paths to recovery. One Voice Recovery Website: http://onevoicerecovery.org/ One Voice Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/onevoicerecovery/ Recovery Soapbox Website: http://brightonrecoverycenter.com/podcast

Duration:00:45:07

Women in Recovery 2 - Mary Jo McMillen of USARA

5/23/2017
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Mary Jo McMillen of USARA, along with Alisa Wood and Lacey Garcia of Brighton Recovery Center, talk about the Utah recovery community, how to get involved, upcoming events, and much more. http://brightonrecoverycenter.com/podcast http://www.myusara.com/ https://www.recoveryday.org/ (September 9th 2017) Big thanks to Brighton Recovery Utah Rehab Center Music by Michael Kelsey

Duration:01:20:09

Recovery Soapbox - Episode 4

4/27/2017
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We are honored to have Randall Carlisle on this episode of Recovery Soapbox. Randall Carlisle is a well known Anchor who has been on radio and television for 51 years. For many of those years, Randall struggled with alcoholism. In this episode Randall discusses his journey, stigma, self-perception, and much more. Huge thanks to Brighton Recovery Center for making this all possible. You can watch any of our episodes from our studio cameras at RecoverySoapbox.com. You can subscribe to the...

Duration:01:04:10

Recovery Soapbox - Episode 3

4/4/2017
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Alisa, Lacey, and Rachel, three women in recovery, talk about the struggles, heartache, hope, and success surrounding their fight against drug and alcohol addiction. You can watch this entire episode from our studio cameras at RecoverySoapbox.com You can subscribe to the audio version on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, Soundcloud, and Libsyn. Music for the podcast was provide by Michael Kelsey

Duration:00:39:37