Episode 167: Women’s Stories Series – Lisa

Continuing my work to get more and more women’s recovery stories out there – que Lisa.  She is amazing. I was truly inspired by her compassion and empathy towards those she encountered on her road to recovery.  I am honored to bring her story to you.  Remember, when we share our story or hear the…

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Episode 165: Women’s Stories Series: Kristal

What an amazing opportunity to have Kristal Garcia on the podcast! I was inspired by her radical self-love and forgiveness. I was challenged by her confidence and boldness. I was changed by her story.  Every time I hear the story of another woman, a little piece of my heart heals. That was definitely the case…

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Episode 163: Women’s Stories Series – Rosario

I love having guests on the podcast. I love it even more when they are women sharing their own recovery journey.  Rosario is a brave young woman sharing her battle with sex and love addiction.  She discusses her struggle with religion and relationships.  She shares how bad it got and what made it better.  She…

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Episode 160: The Grace Spot

Episode 160 - Women's Stories

Alice Taylor is the author of “Restored: A Women’s Guide to Overcoming Pornography”, a book full of amazing, practical tools to help you in your recovery.  She generously agreed to share her story with us as part of our Women’s Stories series.  I’m grateful for her courage.  You can read more about her story and…

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Episode 157: Women’s Stories – Natalie, Pt. 3

Episode 157 - Women's Stories: Natalie Pt. 3

In the conclusion of Natalie’s story, we hear more about her recovery journey, the groups she attended, the problems she has faced in finding help, as well as more about her current relationship.  Each time I hear stories of others a piece of me heals.  I definitely found that to be true with Natalie. I…

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Episode 156: Women’s Stories – Natalie, Pt. 2

Part 2 of Natalie’s Story:  Another brave woman coming forward to share her story!  I’m always so honored when women are willing to share their story with us!  Natalie is from the UK and is an amazing trauma survivor and recovery addict.  I’ve had the privilege of knowing her for just over three years and…

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Episode 155: Women’s Stories – Natalie, Pt. 1

Episode 155 - Women's Stories: Natalie, Pt 1

Another brave woman coming forward to share her story!  I’m always so honored when women are willing to share their story with us!  Natalie is from the UK and is an amazing trauma survivor and recovery addict.  I’ve had the privilege of knowing her for just over three years and am continually impressed with her…

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Episode 133: Women’s Stories – An interview with Marnie Feree

Marnie Feree is one of the pioneers of sex addiction recovery for women. Having been in addiction recovery for over 20 years – she was one of the first to ever show up in the 12-step circle as a woman. She conintues her work for women at Bethesda Workshops (http://www.bethesdaworkshops.org/), the first outpatient intensive program…

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Episode 119: The Courage to be Known

When we grow up in dysfunctional systems, we learn to protect ourselves. One of those survival mechanisms is keeping ourselves small, invisible, unknown. At the same time, we often develop a hyper vigilance to those around us and feel like we know everything about them. Or we can go the opposite way – overexposing ourselves…

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Episode 113: 5 Years Sober

In this episode Amy celebrates her sobriety anniversary of 5 YEARS SOBER! She shares the three big principles that helped her get this far and why milestones are important to recognize.

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