#36: How to Draw Your Future with Patti Dobrowolski

  Patti Dobrowolski is passionate about showing you how easy it is to set and achieve your goals more quickly using a simple picture. In her inspiring and catalytic style, she challenges her audiences to identify, then step into the changes they truly desire, while giving them the tools and confidence to ensure those changes stick. Listen to Patti share her story of …

#35: A Story of Getting Dirty and Staying Clean with Amy Dresner

  Amy Dresner is a former professional stand-up comic, having appeared at The Comedy Store, The Laugh Factory, and The Improv. Since 2012, she has been a contributing editor of the online addiction and recovery magazine TheFix.com. She’s also written for the Good Men Project, The Frisky, Refinery 29, and has been a regular contributor to Addiction.com and PsychologyToday.com, where …

#34: Surviving Sexual Abuse, Anxiety, and Addiction with Kelley Kitley

    Kelley Kitley is a licensed Clinical Social Worker and has been inspiring clients for the past fifteen years. Kelley is a sought after international women's mental health expert and author who has appeared in over 100 publications, podcasts, live news, and radio including WGN, NBC, The Chicago Tribune, Huffington Post, Self, Shape, and as a columnist for Fitness …

#33 From Guns, Gangs and Prisons to 12-step Recovery with Freddy Negrete

Freddy is a world-renowned tattoo master. He has worked on countless movie stars, musicians, and sports personalities. You can read praise for Freddy's work, and his story, from Dave Navarro, Nick Cassavetes, and Danny Trejo; stop and visit him in person at the famous Mark Mahoney’s Shamrock Tattoo off the Sunset Strip. Profiled in numerous TV programs and magazine articles, East L.A. gang …

#32 Drinking and the Holidays: Tips on How to Stay Safe with Dr. John Mendelson & CEO Tom Nix.

The holidays are often a time of joy and spending time with loved ones, but often people experience a high amount of stress and other pressures. While families come together for gatherings and holiday parties, traveling tends to be at the highest. Unfortunately, death rates also spike during the holidays.  Heightened alcohol consumption, increased accidents, and alcohol related crashes are …

#31 Is there really an opioid crisis? With NSC’s CEO Debbie Hersman.

Debbie Hersman is the president & CEO of the National Safety Council. Appointed by both President Bush and President Obama, Debbie previously served as chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board. Ms. Hersman was also a senior advisor to the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Listen as she joins us to discuss America’s Opioid Crisis and what …

#30: Stop Drinking Altogether with Celebrity Claudia Christian

Claudia Christian, who has been in the film and television business as a performer for more than 30 years, has become an advisor for Ria Health, a solution for people looking to curb or stop drinking altogether. Claudia knows all too well the negative effects alcohol can have on an individual. Listen to her discuss share her story and discuss …

#29 Discovering Passion, Purpose, and Meaning

Are you driving towards happiness or driving towards meaning? Anthony and Nadine are on a mission to change the world by empowering young people everywhere to share their story, discover who they are, and stand up for what they believe in. Listen to learn more! Rise & Grind Recovery Radio E29 Discovering Passion, Purpose, and Meaning   THIS SHOW WAS …

#28 Eliminating Stigma, National Recovery Month, and More

Eliminating Stigma, building community, and making a difference for National Recovery Month by #SpeakingOutLouder to raise awareness around addiction, mental health, and suicide prevention. This episode talks about how important the month of September has been.   Rise & Grind Recovery Radio E28 Eliminating Stigma, National Recovery Month, and More   THIS SHOW WAS MADE POSSIBLE BY WOW-WE CARE CHARITY, …

How to Cope with Early Trauma

Nikki DuBose, author, speaker and mental health advocate was a former model for Maxim, Glamour, Vogue, FHM, and Vanity Fair. Listen to Nikki open up about trying to fit in at a young age, being sexually assaulted, dealing with anxiety, suicidal ideation, sex, drug, and alcohol addiction, learning to cope with trauma, and now living happily in recovery today. Rise …