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By James Healy interviews experts to reveal addiction and alcoholism recovery wisdom, helping others become healthy, sober and free.
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Recovery Innovators Radio is where I check in with innovative experts and individuals in the addiction recovery industry, related fields or just “regular folks” who have had some incredible experiences so we can hear directly from them what is working today for alcoholics and addicts in recovery, for their families and for their friends. Recovery Innovators Radio is also a learning tool for professionals in the addiction recovery field, a place where ideas can be nurtured and spread, where networking and education can help addiction treatment become more effective and successful.
||Clean44: Stephanie B. McAuliffe - The Message in the Bottle||My guest today, Stephanie B. McAuliffe, has some honest and raw insight into the world of living with an alcoholic. Guided by her own experience, Stephanie helps women move forward with their lives once they feel stuck in an alcoholic relationship....||7/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean43: Shar Jones of Beyond Hope Radio - Mother of an Addict||Addictions and overdoses are at an all-time high, taking the lives of our loved ones much too early. Today I will be talking to Shar Jones about the amazing work she’s doing in supporting families, especially moms, who have a son or daughter addicted||4/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp 042: Joshua Shea - The Addiction Nobody Will Talk About||Most guys, and a lot of girls watch porn. There’s certainly no shortage of it on the internet. But the sheer variety and quantity of online smut can be overwhelming, and for some people, obsession is just a click away. “Sex or porn addiction”...||2/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 041: Michael Gallardo - Sober Together||Michael Gallardo is the host of the Sober Together podcast and creator of the Sober Journal. Learn more: https://www.sobertogether.com/ -- Recovery Innovators Radio is to here to help you turn your addiction recovery challenges and failures...||1/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 040: Bunmi Aboaba - The Sober Advantage||Bunmi Aboaba taps into powerful energy sources to help those in recovery get their body's natural systems synchronized and healthy again. She uses energy healing to get your body back into a healthy blueprint. She states that "By looking into and...||11/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 039: Dr. Damon Raskin - Nutrition, Slow Medicine, and CBD Pain Relief||As a board-certified internist and Diplomate of the American Board of Addiction Medicine, Dr. Damon Raskin has been doing what he loves – practicing primary care – since 1996. Treating patients in his private practice in Pacific Palisades, CA, he ha||10/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 038: Nick Basalyga - In The Saddle, Riding Into Recovery||In The Saddle's mission is to build a fellowship of recovering individuals through cycling, community service, and group support. During this episode, James talks with In The Saddle's founder Nick Basalyga about how Nick came up with the idea for...||9/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 037: Rocky Rosen - The Cigarette Whisperer||Ever tried to quit smoking? It's never been easier. Maybe you’ve tried everything and so far nothing has worked. We get it, It’s not your fault. You see the problem is that almost every approach to stop smoking tries to convince you that you...||9/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 036: David Essel Reveals the Big Lie of Addiction||Alcoholism is rampant in the USA. While there are many different statistics, most recovery experts agree that about 30% of Americans, or maybe even more, struggle with alcohol on a daily, weekly or monthly basis. This 30% of Americans are either...||7/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 035: Christina Veselak - Addiction Recovery Nutrition and the Molecule Dance||How are addictive behaviors are driven by the brain? How do you support optimal brain (and therefore mood and behavior) function using diet, amino acid therapy and other brain supportive nutrients? A well-fed, balanced brain reduces cravings and...||6/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 034: Jeff Finlin - Recover Yoga||Jeff Finlin incorporates traditional recovery avenues with the philosophy and practice of yoga. We make sure self-inquiry inventory avenues are in place and then open and balance the physical system through yoga kriya--(a blend of asana-pranyama...||5/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 033: Karen Wolownik-Albert & Rachel Obafemi of Gateway Foundation - Get Life Back On Track||Treatment that works. When you or a loved one is overwhelmed by alcohol addiction or drug abuse, you want help from a place you can trust, and Gateway is that place. During this great conversation, I get the lowdown on what exactly Gateway provides....||4/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 032: Mikey Martin - Creative Arts Director at Sober College Holds Passion Over Everything||Mikey started working at Sober College because, "I realized that anything I had accomplished in my life is because of my recovery program, and I want the next generation to do bigger and better things than I have." Music and sobriety go hand in...||4/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 031: Scott Strode - Phoenix Multisport Sober, Active Community||Scott Strode, an accomplished tri-athlete, mountaineer, ice climber, outdoorsman, and recovering alcoholic, is the Founder and National Executive Director of a nonprofit, Phoenix Multisport. Phoenix Multisport (“Phoenix”) has offered a unique...||4/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp 030 Susan Peirce Thompson from Bright Line Eating - Living Happy, Thin, and Free||It's estimated that about 2 billion people worldwide are overweight with about 600 million of them obese. Do you struggle with overwhelming food or sugar cravings? Well, obviously, you are certainly not alone. Also, have you managed to get sober,...||3/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 029: Ginger Berkelhamer - Navigating Relationships in Addiction Recovery||Navigating one’s way through intimate relationships can be difficult regardless of one’s circumstances. Marital and long-term intimate relationships must go through major reconstruction during recovery or face collapsing. This reconstruction...||3/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 028: Sal Annunziato - Own Trip, From Darkness Into Light||Heya people in Recovery-Land, it's James and welcome back to the show. Today I'm chatting it up with Sal "Nunz" Annunziato, who is a successful CEO of a software security company, Yoga Instructor, humanitarian, author, and yes, rock and roll...||3/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 027: Karlyn Pipes - Do-Over Queen and Swimming Champion Shows Us True Recovery Success||Ever wish you could have a "do-over" on something? Today, Karlyn Pipes shares with us exactly how she did a do-over on her life. And then, wrote a book on it. In June of 2015, Karlyn reached the pinnacle of her swimming career when at the age of...||2/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 026: Jessica Williams - A Most Amazing Recovery Resource - The Institute for Research, Education and Training in Addictions||Early in my recovery, I struggled to find good resources on the subject. Even the doctor I was seeing at the time was pretty clueless as to how he could help me. I wish he and I both knew about The Institute for Research, Education and Training in...||2/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 025: Matthew Rupert - Addiction Recovery Change, A How-To Manual for Successfully Navigating Sobriety||Today we talk about Adams Recovery and the center's new book 'Addiction Recovery Change, A How-To Manual for Successfully Navigating Sobriety'. Written in a workbook style, the manual encourages self-review and note taking after each chapter....||2/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp 024: Lee Davy of The Needy Helper - Create your New Story and a New Life||Take a hilarious journey today with guest Lee Davy. He wants to help you quit any addiction. And then he will help you understand how to fill your "white space" after you do so. Davy quit smoking after reading Alan Carr's book 'Stop Smoking'. A...||2/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp 023: James Healy - Recovery Innovators Gets BOMBPROOF||Hi, this is James I am excited to introduce our official rebrand from Recovery Innovators to Bombproof Recovery. You have helped us in so many ways to get to where we are today including landing on this new name. The vision for this podcast and...||1/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 022: Dr. Anette Edens - From Monsters to Miracles, Solutions for Families Dealing with Substance Abuse||Are you a parent? If so and your child has not begun to experiment with drugs or alcohol, it is most likely just a matter of time. And then... What do you do if your child falls into the trenches of destructive decisions? This question has lead to...||1/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 021: David Essel - Gratitude, Joy and Your Life's Purpose||Alright, on today's episode it's my pleasure to talk with "Mr. Motivation" David Essel about how to find our Life's Purpose. David's purpose has been to help other people and as a celebrated Life Coach and Addiction Recovery expert, he is doing just...||12/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 020: Sandy Sherman - Strong Mothers Can Help Their Kids Overcome Addiction||Are you a Mother of an addict who is struggling within their recovery? Are you finding it one of your biggest parenting challenges ever? You're not alone. So many parents are unfortunately put into a position of feeling like a failure when their...||12/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 019: Jeffrey Jones - The Family Recovery Solution, Helping Families Navigate a Successful Addiction Recovery Pathway||On today's episode, the focus is on how a family can navigate the addiction and recovery pathway. Keeping your family healthy, learning how to avoid some of the common mistakes, integrating new healing strategies and navigating your family’s...||12/9/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 018: Melissa Killeen - Sex and Love Addiction, Is There a Difference and Can Too Much Be a Bad Thing?||The highs of love and sex hinge on physical or psychological arousal, and relationships can be marked by desperation. For people hopelessly in love, they go through life feeling desperate longing and constant fear. That is the fear of rejection,...||12/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 017: Dr. Timothy Huckaby and Brett Watson - The Amazing Power of Collegiate Recovery Communities||When you think of college do you often think about parties and booze? Several movies depict a supposed "typical" college setting, which may leave you wondering how anyone graduates with a solid degree of knowledge beyond cocktail and shot recipes....||11/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 016: Dr Constance Scharff - Are Opiod OD's About to Spike Under "TrumpCare?"||The real issue with the repeal or reform of the Affordable Care Act is access to care. Who will be able to afford insurance? What will insurance cover? Will it still cover mental health and addiction treatment? Will young people have access? Will..||11/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 015: Mindi Levins-Pfeifer - Sober College, A Unique and Successful Approach for Young People in Addiction Recovery||Just as some people are born to become athletes, scientists or musicians, my guest today, Mindi Levins-Pfeifer, found her calling in life at a young age. She was born to instill hope in young people, even in the most dire of circumstances. It is a...||11/19/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 014: Rabbi Mark Borovitz - Mobster to Rabbi, Sharing his Recovery Journey and How He Helps Others Today||Officially ordained in 2000 at the University of Judaism with a Master’s in Rabbinic Literature, Rabbi Mark Borovitz combined his knowledge of Torah and street smarts to shape his calling: helping recovering addicts find their way in the world....||11/14/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEp 013: Susan Peirce Thompson - Is your brain blocking you from successfully managing your food and sugar cravings?||The creator of Bright Line Eating, Susan Peirce Thompson and James talk about food choices and how the right food can aid in addiction recovery. They discuss the willpower gap and how willpower works in the brain, Dopamine's pleasure and motivation...||11/7/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 012: Kay Christy - Sick and Tired of Feeling Sick and Tired||Ever wonder if prayer and affirmation could help you? Can you simply recite a prayer and feel better about yourself? Kay Christy believe that prayer and affirmation can project you forward and leave your feeling better about yourself. Her book,...||10/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 011: Dr. Harold Jonas Unveils His Award-Winning and Ground-Breaking Addictions Recovery Accountability App||The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) launched a challenge to spur people to create apps which help patients receiving outpatient medication-assisted treatment for opioid use disorder maintain their recovery and avoid...||10/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 010: David Essel Shatters the Myth of the Power of Positive Thinking and Reveals the True Secret to Success||Maybe you've heard how the power of positive thinking can help make all your dreams come true. Kind of like in the movie "The Secret," right? Well, on today's episode it's my pleasure to talk with David Essel about how that's not exactly true....||10/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 009: Austin Eubanks of The Foundry Treatment Center Shares Their Cutting-Edge Style||Austin Eubanks, the COO and Program Director for The Foundry Treatment Center in Steamboat Springs, Colorado discusses their unique and cutting-edge approach to detox, recovery and beyond. Rooted in the 12-steps, the Foundry's multi-modality...||10/13/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 008: Annemarie Prairie - A More Individualized and Holistic Approach to Addiction Recovery||I catch up with Annemarie Prairie about her approach to holistic and complete recovery. With over a decade of experience, Annemarie looks at the big picture of addiction. To her, it is more than just the addiction, you have to look at the...||10/10/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 007: Melissa Killeen Wrote THE FIRST Book on Addiction Recovery Coaching - Listen and You Will Know Why||On today's episode I'm honored to chat with Melissa Killeen, an addiction recovery coach that approaches coaching a person in recovery like a business executive coach would coach a CEO of a high performing company. Melissa has more than 25 years...||10/9/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 006: Stephanie Stanfield PhD Explains Simple Stress Reduction Strategies and How They Directly Relate to Successful Addiction Recovery||“Can you really feel better right now without unrelenting stress? Our guest today says, “YES!” Stress management expert, Dr. Steph, helps people who experience chronic stress and pain begin feeling better using the 4 Self Healing Skills. They can||10/3/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 005: Kristy De Leon Shines a Light on Relationships and Addiction Recovery||With over a decade of clinical experience, including residential and intensive out-patient, she has worked with adolescents, families and couples. Kristi recently focused her work on helping men have successful relationships. She works with those...||9/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 004: Allison Samon, Health Coach and Toxins Expert Helps Addicts in Recovery Create an Easy Food Plan That Quickly Heals||On today's episode it's my pleasure to talk with Health Coach and Environmental Toxins Expert Allison Samon about one of my favorite topics, nutrition. Specifically, how we can use nutrition to "course correct," detoxify, heal our brains and reduce...||9/7/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 003: Cali Estes, The Addictions Coach talks FBI, addiction recovery coaching and strategies that get results||Dr. Cali Estes and I discuss her short term "career" as an FBI agent and how that lead her to her passion helping addicts in recovery. We also focus on what is working today versus older approaches which may not be as effective in our current world...||8/26/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 002: Patricia Jackson explains eye movement therapy, hypnotherapy and opening windows to addiction recovery||Alright, on today's episode it's my pleasure to talk with Patricia Jackson of Substance Abuse Services about how you can lead substance abusers to water, but you can't make them drink. We discuss using EMDR (eye movement desensitization and...||8/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 001: Paul Churchill - The Recovery Elevator podcast host talks about tackling the stigma surrounding addiction recovery||On this episode I check in with Paul Churchill, host of the Recovery Elevator podcast. Paul qualifies as a Super Busy Guy: - Business owner - Host of the popular podcast Recovery Elevator. - Has also founded some powerful support and...||8/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
I love how James connects these industry professionals to the listener in a way that is so relatable! Nice job James! Keep up the good.
Great Resource & Inspiring Stories
Such inspiring stories! James does a great job implementing great interviews mixed with valuable advice. Keep up the great work!
Best New Podcast on iTunes!
It's nice to see what James can do with his guests, I look forward to more shows James!
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