Health & Wellness Podcasts

We discuss ideas, concepts, and prior conditions concerning Substance Use Disorder, while exploring means to attain Recovery for individuals. Joe Van Wie is a father, husband, filmmaker, and a reformed media consultant in recovery.

We discuss ideas, concepts, and prior conditions concerning Substance Use Disorder, while exploring means to attain Recovery for individuals. Joe Van Wie is a father, husband, filmmaker, and a reformed media consultant in recovery.


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We discuss ideas, concepts, and prior conditions concerning Substance Use Disorder, while exploring means to attain Recovery for individuals. Joe Van Wie is a father, husband, filmmaker, and a reformed media consultant in recovery.








Serenity Lodge

Dino Campitelli, AAC, executive director of Serenity Lodge for the last 15 years, is skilled in working with men in recovery. Using his years in addiction and his years in continuous sobriety, Dino sees beyond the behaviors that keeps residents stuck and helps them to both see themselves clearly and understand the importance of changing their behavior based on intellect, allowing their feelings to follow, in order to discover the benefits of a sober life. Dino understands through his own...


There's No Script to Life

Meet the Guys from the Podcast " There's No Script to life" Kyle Popish- Associate Addictions Counselor and Certified Recovery Specialist working for Turning Point Alternative Living Solutions in Scranton. Born and raised in Scranton Pa Mike Tilberry - is originally from Scranton PA. He and his wife moved to Myrtle Beach in 2014. Mike and his wife are opening gym called All In Training. Mike is a dedicated to helping others live a happier and healthier lifestyle. Mike and his wife continue...


SMART Recovery

Angela Gilgallon founder of Pro-Recovery, CEO of TPALS, Co-founder of "Become Empowered" Angela began her career in the behavioral health field while attending Penn State for a psychology, in 2016 I became a Certified Recovery Specialist. During her training she learned about "SMART" recovery, she became a SMART facilitator and began the first SMART meeting in Lackawanna County in 2016. In the past 6 years Angela has obtained a CAAC, with a specialty in Gambling Treatment, also becoming a...


Irregular Warfare

Commander James Giles US Navy has spent the last few years in the Pentagon at the Office of OPNAV, N5, Policy & Integration. In March, James will be the Executive Officer of the Navy's brand new Destroyer USS Lenah H. Sutcliffe Higbee (DDG 123) on her maiden voyage. James is a "Normie", "Civilian", or a "Earthling" in terms to people in Addiction & Recovery, and although James is not an Addict/Alcoholic, the Commander is a great friend to recovery. James stops by to chat for an hour, we...


Student Debt

Tiffany Konyen is a 1st generation college student learning in the Bay Area for the last 11 years, guided by a deep interest in the evolution of individual and collective consciousness. Tiffany joined the Bachelor Completion Program at California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS) in 2009, where they were first exposed to the pedagogies and praxis of Transformative Education. Entering into the Anthropology and Social Change Department Master’s Program, Tiffany wrote an auto-ethnography...


Attorney, Recover Thyself

Lawrence J. Moran, Jr. is a founding shareholder of the firm. Mr. Moran focuses his practice on civil defense, insurance coverage and employment law. In the labor and employment realm, Mr. Moran represents clients in both the public and private sectors. Mr. Moran has extensive civil litigation and trial experience, in state and federal courts, including complex securities fraud claims, professional negligence, auto, premises and products liability cases. He defends administrative, trial and...


Gimme Shelter

Meet Rose Nogan CRS Rose is a Certified Recovery Specialist, and Principal owner at Whitetail Sober Living. She shares her story as a person in long term recovery, then speaks to the growing need for female sober living facilitates in Luzerne and Lackawanna Counties. Rose has served as a Recovery Specialist at Marworth Treatment Center (Geisinger), and "The Recovery Bank" in downtown Scranton. Support the show (


A Recovered Entree

Meet Chef Russell Preno III The Preno Family is the main character in this century long discussion of Scranton's rich history of the downtown. We begin to speak about the world that exists for one before they can come to terms with their position in the narrative through a life of recovery. Russell is a graduate of Scranton Preparatory School, he is also a graduate of the University of Scranton and holds a Bachelor's in Science in Political Science. In 2008 Russell completed his Culinary...


The Recovery Detective

Joe Regan, CIP founded Ashbury Investigations in 2016 to serve as a bridge between the behavioral health and investigative worlds. Joe is also is on the front lines of combatting fraud in the Substance Use Disorder Treatment field for SCA 's & Healthcare providers. In both investigator and interventionist Joe is an athletic listener; his presence is quiet strength without condescension. His logic, as well as his genuine compassion only enhance his deftness in the field. A lover of...


Cancer & Recovery

Richard P. Conaboy Jr. knows all too well that cancer does not discriminate. He has lost two daughters, two brothers-in law to cancer and his son, daughter and sister are cancer survivors. Currently his sister-in law is being treating for her cancer. As if cancer didn’t already hit close enough to home, Dick was diagnosed with cancer within the last year and is doing well. Despite the losses and pain Dick has faced related to cancer and his own addiction recovery, he has continued to give...


Harm Reduction

Jonathan Blake is currently a Licensed Social Worker in Pennsylvania. Jonathan obtained both Bachelor’s (BSW) and Master’s (MSW) degrees in Social work from Marywood University, graduating with his MSW ins 2014. Jonathan has worked in the substance use field, as a primary counselor in both inpatient and outpatient settings, and currently works as a medical social worker, with main focus on behavioral health. Support the show (


Building a Practice

Tomara Wilding is a Nationally Certified, Licensed Professional Counselor empowering others to find it within themselves to be all that they are in all that they do. She believes there is a movement happening. One where driven individuals are seeking his or her betterment by sparking the initiative for change. Tomara graduated Chi Sigma Iota from Marywood University with a Master of Arts degree in Mental Health Counseling. She also studied Communication Arts and Humanities at Keystone...


Recovery Lobbyist

Patrick Flynn is a Government Affairs Specialist for Independence Blue Cross. In this role, he is part of a team that communicates the company’s public policy positions to elected officials and regulators at the federal, state and local levels. This includes Independence’s key priorities to address the ongoing opioid epidemic. Since 2014, Patrick has been in recovery from opioid addiction. He strives to help others looking to live a new way of life and do his part to break the stigma of...