Friends In Recovery - Addiction Recovery Podcast
Dave Cavalier Shares His Story

Dave Cavalier Shares His Story

January 22, 2019

Mike Miles welcomes Dave Cavalier. They cover a lot of topics including Dave’s lung transplant.

 Other topics include:

  • Dave had a double lung transplant in 2018
  • They talk about Dave’s diagnosis and treatment
  • Dave needed to lose weight before being accepted as a transplant candidate
  • Dave had to give up smoking cigars and drinking to qualify
  • He was required to attend AA three times a week
  • Dave has been sober since August 2017
  • Dave shares a story about Jack Lemon
  • He tells some stories about the Congressional Club
  • There are many options to get help

If you or a loved one needs help reach out to our panel at Help@FriendsInRecoveryPodcast.com. There are also many ways to help someone that is suffering from addiction. There are professionals here to help you from staging an intervention to getting counseling as a family member. This and every Friends in Recovery Podcast is recorded live at the Studio 21 Podcast Café, is hosted on the United Podcast Network and is brought you by Genesis House.

How to Get Back on Track

How to Get Back on Track

January 15, 2019

Mike Miles and Ed Chionchio Sr discuss the importance of actions. Words are not nearly as important as the action that you take.

 Other topics include:

  • If you broke your resolution, you can take action now
  • Sometimes, loved ones need to step aside and let the professionals take over
  • Can family members be involved in the addict’s recovery?
  • One day at a time is a call to action
  • Talking to the right people can help get on track and stay on track
  • Seek out the people who will help you stay sober
  • Attaining sobriety can be a selfish endeavor
  • It’s beneficial to talk about your problems
  • We are not bad people – we are sick people

If you or a loved one needs help reach out to our panel at Help@FriendsInRecoveryPodcast.com. There are also many ways to help someone that is suffering from addiction. There are professionals here to help you from staging an intervention to getting counseling as a family member. This and every Friends in Recovery Podcast is recorded live at the Studio 21 Podcast Café, is hosted on the United Podcast Network and is brought you by Genesis House.

Keeping Your New Year’s Resolutions

Keeping Your New Year’s Resolutions

January 8, 2019

Mike Miles and Ed Chionchio Sr discuss resolutions. They talk about how long the resolutions may last.

 Other topics include:

  • Do New Year’s resolutions really work?
  • You need to recognize that you bring things to people’s lives
  • Even if you didn’t keep the New Year’s resolution, you can start today
  • Ed and Mike talk about the benefits of Alcoholics Anonymous
  • You need to ask for help
  • Addiction can lead to despair
  • Willpower alone is not enough to overcome addiction
  • There are many opportunities to get help

If you or a loved one needs help reach out to our panel at Help@FriendsInRecoveryPodcast.com. There are also many ways to help someone that is suffering from addiction. There are professionals here to help you from staging an intervention to getting counseling as a family member. This and every Friends in Recovery Podcast is recorded live at the Studio 21 Podcast Café, is hosted on the United Podcast Network and is brought you by Genesis House.

 

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