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Melissa Sue Tucker from Oak Creek Wellness interviews inspiring family members and friends of alcoholics, drug addicts, and people who have struggled with other addictions. Discover tips and tricks on how we can keep ourselves healthy when we are in relationship with an addict. You can also hear from holistic health and wellness professionals that share insight into keeping yourself well. Although Melissa confesses she does not have it all figured out, through the help of seminars, life coaches, and wellness professionals she has been able to work through her feelings of sadness, guilt, and shame associated with having two younger brothers struggle with drug addiction. After one brother passed away, she decided that his death would not be in vain. Only recently after watching Johann Hari's Ted Talk: Everything You Know About Addiction is Wrong did she decided to take action by focusing on inspiring hope and change by providing love and support to friends and family members of addicts. “Be the change you wish to see in the world” - Gandhi

Melissa Sue Tucker from Oak Creek Wellness interviews inspiring family members and friends of alcoholics, drug addicts, and people who have struggled with other addictions. Discover tips and tricks on how we can keep ourselves healthy when we are in relationship with an addict. You can also hear from holistic health and wellness professionals that share insight into keeping yourself well. Although Melissa confesses she does not have it all figured out, through the help of seminars, life coaches, and wellness professionals she has been able to work through her feelings of sadness, guilt, and shame associated with having two younger brothers struggle with drug addiction. After one brother passed away, she decided that his death would not be in vain. Only recently after watching Johann Hari's Ted Talk: Everything You Know About Addiction is Wrong did she decided to take action by focusing on inspiring hope and change by providing love and support to friends and family members of addicts. “Be the change you wish to see in the world” - Gandhi
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Melissa Sue Tucker from Oak Creek Wellness interviews inspiring family members and friends of alcoholics, drug addicts, and people who have struggled with other addictions. Discover tips and tricks on how we can keep ourselves healthy when we are in relationship with an addict. You can also hear from holistic health and wellness professionals that share insight into keeping yourself well. Although Melissa confesses she does not have it all figured out, through the help of seminars, life coaches, and wellness professionals she has been able to work through her feelings of sadness, guilt, and shame associated with having two younger brothers struggle with drug addiction. After one brother passed away, she decided that his death would not be in vain. Only recently after watching Johann Hari's Ted Talk: Everything You Know About Addiction is Wrong did she decided to take action by focusing on inspiring hope and change by providing love and support to friends and family members of addicts. “Be the change you wish to see in the world” - Gandhi

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More Health, Happiness, Peace, & Money - The Abundance Book Project with Derek Rydall (Bonus Addiction Support Podcast Episode)

2/23/2018
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Special one-time exclusive video (and audio) podcast with best-selling author Derek Rydall on The Abundance Project 3 Key Points – Derek will help you to *Understand The Abundance Principle system, and how it will activate your full potential *A time-tested system for getting free of the belief that outer conditions determine your life *How to be empowered to live your dreams no matter what you’ve been through, or what you’re facing The Abundance Project Wealth and abundance is...

Duration:01:01:42

ASP044: Relationships While In Recovery. Developing Mature, Healthy, Balanced Relationships in Recovery

9/11/2017
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How to create healthy relationships while in recovery. Overview: In this episode, Dr. Robb and I discuss relationships while in recovery. You’ll hear about developing mature, healthy relationships when you are in addiction recovery. Some important points that we discuss are: The three essential entities in a healthy relationship Defining yourself by your individuality […] The post ASP044: Relationships While In Recovery. Developing Mature, Healthy, Balanced Relationships in Recovery...

Duration:00:42:00

How To Not Be Codependent

12/26/2016
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Overview: In this episode we discuss codependency by answering the following questions: What is codependency? Where does codependency come from? What are the symptoms of codependency? How to overcome codependency? What is codependency? Dr. Dean Robb describes codependency as 2 incomplete people who are trying to fix themselves through another person. What are the symptoms […] The post How To Not Be Codependent appeared first on Addiction Support Podcast.

Duration:01:01:37

ASP043: What is Codependence? What are its symptoms? Where does it come from? How can it be overcome?

12/26/2016
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Overview: In this episode we discuss codependency by answering the following questions: What is codependency? Where does codependency come from? What are the symptoms of codependency? How to overcome codependency? What is codependency? Dr. Dean Robb describes codependency as 2 incomplete people who are trying to fix themselves through another person. What are the symptoms […] The post ASP043: What is Codependence? What are its symptoms? Where does it come from? How can it be overcome?...

Duration:01:01:37

ASP042: Renewal, Hitting a New Bottom, and Starting Over

10/27/2016
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Overview: This week Dr. Robb Dean and I take a deep dive into the topic of Renewal: Hitting a New Bottom and Starting Over. This episode is the 3rd in a series of 6 episodes that we are doing together. If you haven’t already listened to the previous episodes, you may want to do that. […] The post ASP042: Renewal, Hitting a New Bottom, and Starting Over appeared first on Addiction Support Podcast.

Duration:00:46:11

ASP041: What Is Emotional Sobriety?

10/20/2016
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Emotional Sobriety With Dr. Robb Dean Emotional Sobriety is the ability to have a healthy relationship sith ones emotions. To be in touch. To be aware. To let yourself feel them and interpret them. Emotions are a fact of something going on inside of you. Emotional Sobriety is the ability to act on your emotions […] The post ASP041: What Is Emotional Sobriety? appeared first on Addiction Support Podcast.

Duration:00:39:56

ASP040: Discovering Your Inner Gold: Doing The Work

10/7/2016
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This week we are talking about doing the work required to discover your inner gold. We jump into all the different ways that people use to avoid paid and the fear of pain. Then we get to the good stuff, what is on the other side of that pain. Inner Gold: We are born with […] The post ASP040: Discovering Your Inner Gold: Doing The Work appeared first on Addiction Support Podcast.

Duration:00:49:32

ASP039: Realizing Your Potential in Recovery

9/30/2016
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Overview: You may remember Dr. Robb from Episode 35 when he spoke about true recovery comes once the childhood trauma is addressed. This week we took a deeper dive in the first of 6 podcasts. Listen as he goes deeper into his story and shares “Realizing Your Potential in Recovery”. Purpose of life is to […] The post ASP039: Realizing Your Potential in Recovery appeared first on Addiction Support Podcast.

Duration:00:37:04

ASP038: Heroin in America. In America’s drug death capital: How heroin is scarring the next generation | CNN

9/23/2016
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Overview: America’s Drug Death Capital Sunday morning (Sept 18, 2016) I woke up and checked my iPhone. I don’t normally do that…in fact, I’m strongly opposed to doing that. However, since I upgraded to IOS 10 before falling asleep I wanted to see what was different on my phone. The new IOS seems to make […] The post ASP038: Heroin in America. In America’s drug death capital: How heroin is scarring the next generation | CNN appeared first on Addiction Support Podcast.

Duration:00:35:38

ASP037: American Prison System | Prison: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

9/15/2016
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Overview: I spent some time at court yesterday for my brother and was told by his public defender that by being there and wanting him to get treatment, I’m hurting my brother. No joke, that’s what he said! He gave me quite an education on how the Maricopa County system works. I’ve been replaying the […] The post ASP037: American Prison System | Prison: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO) appeared first on Addiction Support Podcast.

Duration:00:23:30

ASP036: Healthy Relationships – With Self and Others

9/8/2016
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Healthy Relationships Overview: My guest this week is Laura White is a mother, psychotherapist, and entrepreneur committed to sharing the message of recovery. She has spent her career helping others develop and use tools for recovery. When confronted with addiction as a mother recovery became personal. Laura has been on her own personal journey […] The post ASP036: Healthy Relationships – With Self and Others appeared first on Addiction Support Podcast.

Duration:00:46:24

ASP035: PTSD, Emotional Trauma From Childhood Needs to Be Addressed

8/25/2016
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Unresolved emotional trauma, PTSD from childhood, can wreak havoc in our lives. Overview: This week I’m joined by Dr. Robb. Dean Robb, PhD. is a recovery coach with a PhD in Human Development and over 30 years of personal recovery who works primarily with people in recovery who are facing new bottoms, new addictions, problems […] The post ASP035: PTSD, Emotional Trauma From Childhood Needs to Be Addressed appeared first on Addiction Support Podcast.

Duration:00:31:10

ASP034: Meditation – 60 Seconds of Solitude

8/11/2016
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Overview This week I’m sharing my daily 1-minute meditation podcast. 60 Seconds of Solitude. Enjoy, Subscribe, & Leave a Review on iTunes. Or you can enjoy from Google Play, Android, Email and other options here. Resources 60 Seconds of Solitude – Mindfulness Meditation Thank You For Listening Special thanks to YOU for joining me this […] The post ASP034: Meditation – 60 Seconds of Solitude appeared first on Addiction Support Podcast.

Duration:00:06:36

ASP033: Loving What Is – Chapter 1 of Byron Katie’s Life Changing Book

8/4/2016
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Loving What Is is one of those books that will change your life, if you let it. Overview I’m a huge fan of personal growth. I see it as both our responsibility and our opportunity. That’s why I’m reading Loving What Is by Byron Katie. This book has been referred to me at least 4 […] The post ASP033: Loving What Is – Chapter 1 of Byron Katie’s Life Changing Book appeared first on Addiction Support Podcast.

Duration:00:15:01

ASP032: Loving What Is, Four Questions That Can Change Your Life – Byron Katie

7/14/2016
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Overview We’re mixing it up this week! This week I’m reading through the introduction of Loving What Is by Byron Katie. I’ve had many people tell me what an amazing book this is, so I thought we could read it together. Listen to the podcast, then get your book. Let’s read through it together over […] The post ASP032: Loving What Is, Four Questions That Can Change Your Life – Byron Katie appeared first on Addiction Support Podcast.

Duration:00:46:01

ASP031: 19 States Who Don’t Care about the Addiction Epidemic

6/30/2016
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The best way to get treatment if you are addicted to drugs in Missouri is to get pregnant. Overview On this week’s podcast you’ll hear: An article from the LA Times ‘Obamacare Fight Leaves States Worse Off in Opioid Crisis.’ The 19 states that are going to have less money for addiction treatment programs. My […] The post ASP031: 19 States Who Don’t Care about the Addiction Epidemic appeared first on Addiction Support Podcast.

Duration:00:19:20

ASP030: MySoberRoommate.com Finding Sober Roommates Is Easier Than Ever!

6/16/2016
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Finding sober roommates for his patients was a challenge, so Jesse created the solution. Overview: My guest this week is Jesse Sandler, LCSW of MySoberRoommate.com. Growing up, Jesse experienced alcoholism and heroin addiction in his family. He became a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and has dedicated his work to supporting others deal with addiction issues. […] The post ASP030: MySoberRoommate.com Finding Sober Roommates Is Easier Than Ever! appeared first on Addiction Support Podcast.

Duration:00:15:37

ASP029: Video Game Addiction with Cam Adair

6/9/2016
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Video game addiction is a very real problem Cam has solid advice for parents, college kids, and even people into their 50’s who are struggling with video game addiction. Overview: My guest this week is Cam Adair. Cam is the founder of Game Quitters, the world’s largest support community for video game addiction, with members in […] The post ASP029: Video Game Addiction with Cam Adair appeared first on Addiction Support Podcast.

Duration:00:38:00

ASP028: Codependency. What is codependency? Steps to stop being codependent.

6/2/2016
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Listen to Addiction Support Podcast Episode 28 on How to Stop Being Codependent Thank you for Listening! Show Notes for this episode are at addictionsupportpodcast.com/episode28 Overview: Take the Codependency Quiz: 15 questions to see if you might have codependency tendencies: Loading… Resources: Take the best eCourse for codependency. The Art of Extreme Self-Care by Cheryl Richardson […] The post ASP028: Codependency. What is codependency? Steps to stop being codependent. appeared first...

Duration:00:28:23

ASP027: Forgiveness with Dr. Chris – How to forgive yourself. How to forgive someone else.

5/26/2016
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Listen to Addiction Support Podcast Episode 27 on Forgiveness Thank you for Listening! Show Notes for this episode are at addictionsupportpodcast.com/episode27 Overview: My guest this week is Dr. Chris of Dr. Chris Life Academy and Dr. Chris TV and we are going deeper on the subject of forgiveness! Dr. Chris has prepared so much valuable information […] The post ASP027: Forgiveness with Dr. Chris – How to forgive yourself. How to forgive someone else. appeared first on Addiction Support...

Duration:00:28:29