Friends In Recovery - Addiction Recovery Podcast
Enabling vs. Loving

Enabling vs. Loving

May 28, 2019

Mike Miles and Ed Chionchio Sr discuss different challenges facing people who want to go into recovery. They give some insight on getting past making excuses.

 Other topics include:

  • Mike got out for some golf today
  • How do I get started getting help?
  • What if I have no insurance?
  • Enabling does not help people get the help I need
  • This disease is a slow killer, but it’s important to get help right away
  • Mike talks about the good results he’s had at Genesis House
  • Ed and Mike talk about interventions
  • How can I tell if I’m an enabler and how do I get out of the way?
  • Help is available when you are ready to ask for it
  • To get on the email list, send a message to skylern@genesishouse.net
  • The number for Genesis House is 1 800-737-0933
  • Mike’s cell phone is 978 746-1717

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.

Brian Casey Discusses Recovery

Brian Casey Discusses Recovery

May 14, 2019

Mike Miles and Ed Chionchio Sr welcome Brian Casey author of the book Good Cop Good Cop. His book is available on Amazon.

 Other topics include:

  • Mike and Ed talk about the services available at Genesis House
  • Each person has to find the right recovery center for their needs
  • How does successful treatment and transformation look?
  • Employee Assistance Programs (EAPs) are a great resource for referral to treatment programs
  • What’s the agency’s role in the recovery process?
  • The disease does not discriminate
  • Mike talks about lessons he learned from his sponsor
  • Brian talks about the insidious nature of addiction
  • They discuss the importance of support from the agency and families
  • The book is also available at goodcopgoodcop.com
  • The number for Genesis House is 1 800-737-0933

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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