Quitting To Win
Crystal is an Arizona native who made a name for herself as a national champion softball player for ASU. Her desire to be the best eventually led her down a dark path of escaping with alcohol. Her life became unmanageable even though from the outside - it seemed like she had the perfect life. The biggest life lesson she learned, she had to quit the booze in order to win in life. She just wrote a book about her struggles with addiction called, "Quitting To Win".
From Drug Runner To Hope Dealer
Christin's story is captivating. Almost unbelievable at time. She was married and pregnant at 16. She suffered a miscarriage. She got mixed up with the cartel as a drug runner which led her to a life of meth. Her life got so insane, she even tried to cut off her husbands penis. Instead of being around people who deal drugs, Christin is known in the recovery world as the "Hope Dealer". In fact, she even works in the recovery field helping other women just like her find a new path in life.
Meth Addict Rebuilds Her Life, Now Owns Recovery Center
Michele has a powerful story. Her life fell apart after she began using meth. She joined a 12 Step Program, but felt like she needed more. She talks about how untreated trauma led her down a dark path. But, as always with this podcast, there's an inspirational ending. Michele is now the owner of Modern Recovery in Arizona where they help recovered addicts after treatment to help keep them sober.
Arizona Nurse Gets License Back After Hitting Rock Bottom
Jennifer was a nurse. She got caught up in the drug cartel. She lost her license. She faced prison time. But she never gave up hope after she got sober. Her story proves no matter how far down the scale we fall, we can always rebuild our lives! Share this podcast with anyone who is struggling!
Radio DJ Addicted To Crack Finally Gets The Help She Needs
Jennifer is a popular radio DJ in Florida. She's a rock n' roll girl. She partied like a rock star - but eventually the fun lifestyle came crashing down. After getting about 5 years of sobriety, she relapsed. She made her relationship more important that her sobriety. 90 days ago, she was found behind a dumpster with a crack pipe in her hand. She's back in rehab and doing great!
The Gifts Of Recovery When We Quit Our Vices
I always thought when I decided to get sober that I wouldn't laugh again. I truly thought my life would be boring. It's been just the opposite. In this podcast, you will meet Sandi. He was killing it in real estate, but he chose cocaine over everything else. His career fell apart. He went to rehab/sober living. He humbled himself. Now, at age 40, he's built a mini empire as the Owner/CEO of his own company that employs recovered addicts! Hear why he chooses former addicts to work for him! Powerful testimony!
Former High Ranking Gang Member Gets Sober And Breaks From Gangs
Garrett is a former high ranking gang member. He takes full responsibility for the hurt he's caused, the crimes he's committed. After giving the gang 20 years of his life.. and spending 20 years in prison, Garrett is now helping other addicts get clean. He takes AA meetings into prisons and helps guys find a new path in life. Garrett is even highly regarded in his East Valley, Arizona church.
From Wine To Recovery... A Real Warning About Alcoholism
Cathy isn't famous. She doesn't use hardcore drugs. Her vice was wine! Yes, wine! And wine caused her to lose control of her life. She lost her job. She lost her home. She eventually scrubbed toilets just to have a place to sleep at night. Now, she's 20 years sober & she's a licensed therapist! She shares her experience, strength, & hope.