Friends In Recovery - Addiction Recovery Podcast
Season 3, Episode 25: SoberPod Host Carl D.

Season 3, Episode 25: SoberPod Host Carl D.

June 16, 2020

Crazy Stories as Told by Carl D.

On this episode of the Friends in Recovery Podcast, we welcome good friend (and host of SoberPod) back to the show. He shares some crazy stories - don’t miss it!
 
Jersey Ed’s Podcast Pick of the Week:
Soberpod of course! https://www.soberpod.com/
 
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The Friends in Recovery Podcast is brought to you by Genesis House Recovery (800-737-0933) and produced by Sweets Productions in Beverly, Massachusetts. Inquiries and interested speakers can reach us at help@friendsinrecoverypodcast.com.
 
Reach out to the Podfather - Mike Miles, MSW - at Therapy Services in Chelmsford, Massachusetts at 978-459-4884. 
 
There are 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 and anything in between. If you or a loved one needs help, reach out to our panel at help@friendsinrecoverypodcast.com.
 
National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255
 
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Season 3, Episode 24: Alumni Giving Back Series- Ashley C.

Season 3, Episode 24: Alumni Giving Back Series- Ashley C.

June 9, 2020
On this episode of Friends in Recovery Podcast - Alumni Giving Back, we feature Ashley C. who started her recovery journey at Genesis House!
 
Ashley is a gratefully recovered addict. She is 33 years old from NJ, and a fantastic mother to a 9 month old baby boy. In addition, Ashley is raising her two nieces, aged 5 and 7. Ashley works as a Registered Nurse. Her clean date is April 5, 2018. Congratulations on over two years of recovery, Ashley!
 
Jersey Ed’s Podcast Pick of the Week:
Sober Speak
 

The Friends in Recovery Podcast is brought to you by Genesis House Recovery (800-737-0933) and produced by Sweets Productions in Beverly, Massachusetts. Inquiries and interested speakers can reach us at help@friendsinrecoverypodcast.com.
 
Reach out to the Podfather - Mike Miles, MSW - at Therapy Services in Chelmsford, Massachusetts at 978-459-4884. 
 
There are 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 and anything in between. If you or a loved one needs help, reach out to our panel at help@friendsinrecoverypodcast.com.
 
National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255
 
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Season 3, Episode 23: Grief & Recovery

Season 3, Episode 23: Grief & Recovery

June 2, 2020
On this episode of Friends in Recovery Podcast, the crew explores the topics of grief and recovery.
 
Jersey Ed’s Podcast Pick of the Week:
The Grief Girl Podcast hosted by Kristi Hugstad 
 
From the host: “I'm here today on a mission. And that mission is to help abolish the stigma of mental illness, depression, suicide, and addiction. The Grief Girl will pull back the curtain and help start conversations about topics that no one wants to have. Because I'm an advocate for all of those suffering a loss of any kind, not just death, as we grieve all kinds of losses. Relationships, health, career, trust, identity, addiction.”
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The Friends in Recovery Podcast is brought to you by Genesis House Recovery (800-737-0933) and produced by Sweets Productions in Beverly, Massachusetts. Inquiries and interested speakers can reach us at help@friendsinrecoverypodcast.com.
 
Reach out to the Podfather - Mike Miles, MSW - at Therapy Services in Chelmsford, Massachusetts at 978-459-4884. 
 
There are 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 and anything in between. If you or a loved one needs help, reach out to our panel at help@friendsinrecoverypodcast.com.
 
National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255
 
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Season 3, Episode 22: Exploring Anxiety & Fear with Jeffrey Brandler

Season 3, Episode 22: Exploring Anxiety & Fear with Jeffrey Brandler

May 26, 2020
Today on the Friends in Recovery Podcast, we welcome Jeffrey Brandler back to the show. Mr. Brandler has worked with individuals, couples, and families for the past 35 years. He holds a BS degree in Psychology from Penn State University, an MA degree in Counseling Psychology from Towson State University, and an EdS degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Seton Hall University. He is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), Certified Addictions Specialist (CAS), Substance Abuse Professional (SAP), National Board Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist (NBCCH), as well as a chapter advisor for the Depression Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA). Today, he will be discussing his philosophy on anxiety and fear.
 
Jersey Ed’s Podcast Pick of the Week:
Brandlers Bits are short 5-6 minute podcasts that cover important topics such as feelings, coping strategies, relationships, anxiety, and addictions.
 
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The Friends in Recovery Podcast is brought to you by Genesis House Recovery (800-737-0933) and produced by Sweets Productions in Beverly, Massachusetts. Inquiries and interested speakers can reach us at help@friendsinrecoverypodcast.com.
 
Reach out to the Podfather - Mike Miles, MSW - at Therapy Services in Chelmsford, Massachusetts at 978-459-4884. 
 
There are 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 and anything in between. If you or a loved one needs help, reach out to our panel at help@friendsinrecoverypodcast.com.
 
National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255
 
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Season 3, Episode 21: Special Guest Michelle Beecher - The Podfather’s Daughter!

Season 3, Episode 21: Special Guest Michelle Beecher - The Podfather’s Daughter!

May 19, 2020
Today on the Friends in Recovery Podcast, we welcome Special Guest Michelle Beecher. Michelle shares what it was like growing up with a father who was in recovery. The Podfather speaks about his challenges of parenting while growing in his recovery. This is an episode you don’t want to miss!
 
Jersey Ed's Podcast Pick of the Week:
Codependency No More Podcast 
 
In the Codependency No More Podcast, Brian and Jennifer take you along on their journey of codependency recovery. While having conversations with experts, other codependents, and each other, they expose you to experiences and points of view to help you in your own journey of codependency recovery.
 
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The Friends in Recovery Podcast is brought to you by Genesis House Recovery (800-737-0933) and produced by Sweets Productions in Beverly, Massachusetts. Inquiries and interested speakers can reach us at help@friendsinrecoverypodcast.com.
 
Reach out to the Podfather - Mike Miles, MSW - at Therapy Services in Chelmsford, Massachusetts at 978-459-4884. 
 
There are 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 and anything in between. If you or a loved one needs help, reach out to our panel at help@friendsinrecoverypodcast.com.
 
National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255
 
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Season 3, Episode 20: Recovery & Meetings EVOLVE (What is this Zoom thing?!)

Season 3, Episode 20: Recovery & Meetings EVOLVE (What is this Zoom thing?!)

May 12, 2020
As Jersey Ed, the Podfather Mike Miles, and Miss Meg gather virtually to record the Friends in Recovery Podcast, the crew examines how COVID-19 has changed the way we recover. From meetings in church basements to connecting virtually via web conference platforms, recovery is changing and we are here for it! 
 
Jersey Ed’s Podcast Pick of the Week:
Podcast Recovery aims “to provide a host of resources from a variety of different methodologies with the goal of Recovery from active Addiction and Mental Illness. From 12 Step based recovery to psychology; we will provide materials that we hope will provide hope and value to your process.” Podcast Recovery is hosted by David O. & Eric V. 
 
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The Friends in Recovery Podcast is brought to you by Genesis House Recovery (800-737-0933) and produced by Sweets Productions in Beverly, Massachusetts. Inquiries and interested speakers can reach us at help@friendsinrecoverypodcast.com.
 
Reach out to the Podfather - Mike Miles, MSW - at Therapy Services in Chelmsford, Massachusetts at 978-459-4884. 
 
There are 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 and anything in between. If you or a loved one needs help, reach out to our panel at help@friendsinrecoverypodcast.com.
 
National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255
 
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Season 3, Episode 19: Special Guest Samantha Barrios

Season 3, Episode 19: Special Guest Samantha Barrios

May 5, 2020

Several weeks into the quarantine, Jersey Ed is coming to us live from the garage! Miss Meg & the Podfather are safe in the studio. This episode will give you more than a couple laughs.

On this episode of the Friends in Recovery Podcast, Samantha Barrios joins the crew to share her story of growing up around recovery and around two parents who have dedicated their lives to helping individuals recover from addiction. Samantha is currently a high school senior, and she serves as the Bucks County Drug & Alcohol Commission Youth Advisor. She is a mental health and wellness advocate for her peers, and she and her friends always keep an eye out for each other.

In the Fall, Samantha heads to West Chester University and they are lucky to have her!

Jersey Ed’s Podcast Pick of the Week:
Marla Fay - Social Influencer & Mental Health Advocate

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpgL6pRfew6LGpGMzvIo7lw

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The Friends in Recovery Podcast is brought to you by Genesis House Recovery (800-737-0933) and produced by Sweets Productions in Beverly, Massachusetts. Inquiries and interested speakers can reach us at help@friendsinrecoverypodcast.com.

Reach out to the Podfather - Mike Miles, MSW - at Therapy Services in Chelmsford, Massachusetts at 978-459-4884.

There are 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 and anything in between. If you or a loved one needs help, reach out to our panel at help@friendsinrecoverypodcast.com.

National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255

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Season 3, Episode 18: A Recovery Story: Sean G.

Season 3, Episode 18: A Recovery Story: Sean G.

April 28, 2020

A Recovery Story: Sean G.

Today, the crew is joined virtually by friend and person in long-term recovery Sean G. Sean G. got clean September 1, 1989 at the age of just 22! He has worked in behavioral health for over 21 years helping others along the path to recovery. 
 
Jersey Ed’s Podcast Pick of the Week: The Addiction Podcast - Point of No Return is hosted by Joanie Sigal
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The Friends in Recovery Podcast is brought to you by Genesis House Recovery (800-737-0933) and produced by Sweets Productions in Beverly, Massachusetts. Inquiries and interested speakers can reach us at help@friendsinrecoverypodcast.com.
 
Reach out to the Podfather - Mike Miles, MSW - at Therapy Services in Chelmsford, Massachusetts at 978-459-4884. 
 
There are 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 and anything in between. If you or a loved one needs help, reach out to our panel at help@friendsinrecoverypodcast.com.
 
National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255
 
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Bonus Episode - Recovery on a Raft UPDATE
Season 3, Episode 17: Special Guest Dr. Robin Barnett

Season 3, Episode 17: Special Guest Dr. Robin Barnett

April 21, 2020
Addiction Specialist and Media Expert Robin Barnett, EdD, LCSW visits the crew “virtually” in this episode of the Friends in Recovery Podcast!
 
Dr. Barnett is a respected behavioral health expert and former CEO of Park Bench Group Counseling, a progressive addiction rehabilitation facility in Northfield, NJ, which she cofounded in 2006. A licensed clinical alcohol and drug counselor, and a certified sex addiction expert and therapist, for nearly two decades she has helped countless people conquer addictive behavior and a multitude of behavioral challenges. Inspired by firsthand experience when her own brother encountered a downward spiral with alcoholism and drugs, Barnett hopes to help others manage the heartache of this struggle by sharing her professional—and personal—insights. Barnett is a well-known resource in the clinical community. She was named among “America’s Best Therapists” by Psychology Today, and has appeared as a drug, alcohol, and behavior expert on various national media outlets, including MTV, CNN, HLN, NBC, FOX, ABC (20/20, Nightline), and CBS. Barnett is a regular on The Steve Wilkos Show (NBC Universal Syndication) as their substance abuse expert, and is currently included in the fabric of several unscripted television projects. Barnett holds a doctorate in human services administration from the University of Sarasota and a master’s in social work from Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey. Barnett resides with her family at the Jersey Shore.
 
Jersey Ed’s Podcast Pick of the Week: Family Secrets Podcast with Host Dani Shapiro
“Family Secrets. We all have them. And while the discovery of family secrets can initially be terrifying or traumatic, often these discoveries have the power to liberate, heal, and even uplift us. Join Dani Shapiro, bestselling author of the memoir Inheritance, and her guests as they explore astonishing family secrets and uncover the extraordinary lessons the truth can teach us.”
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The Friends in Recovery Podcast is brought to you by Genesis House Recovery (800-737-0933) and produced by Sweets Productions in Beverly, Massachusetts. Inquiries and interested speakers can reach us at help@friendsinrecoverypodcast.com.
 
Reach out to the Podfather - Mike Miles, MSW - at Therapy Services in Chelmsford, Massachusetts at 978-459-4884. 
 
There are 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 and anything in between. If you or a loved one needs help, reach out to our panel at help@friendsinrecoverypodcast.com.
 
National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255
 
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