• 125: Al-Anon – Everything You Wanted to Know (Sort Of)
    We welcome Idalia, the public outreach coordinator for Al-Anon in the Maryland and DC area, to help us explore the world of Al-Anon. We talk about what Al-Anon is, who might find it useful, what types of struggles Al-Anon helps people address, what you might find when you go to an Al-Anon meeting, and who […]
  • 122: Gam-Anon – Everything You Wanted to Know (Sort Of)
    On this episode, we explore the world of family members who are affected by problem gambling. We are joined by Christine, who shares her story of how problem gambling in her family led to her introduction to Gam-Anon. We talk about what the program of Gam-Anon has to offer, how it addresses the struggles of […]
  • 81: Y12SR Yoga of 12 Step Recovery – Everything You Wanted to Know (Sort Of)
    We talk with Nikki Myers, the founder of Y12SR, to find out more about the program and how it works. Nikki shares her story about how she came to find yoga, what made her want to incorporate it into her program of recovery, and how studying the foundations of yoga led her to see the […]
  • 78: Recovery Café – Everything You Wanted to Know (Sort Of)
    Today we have on guests from Recovery Café, a recovery model gaining popularity for it’s usefulness, and find out everything you could want to know about the program. Becky and Ethan join us from Clark County, Washington, to talk about all things Recovery Café. We find out what inspired them to join the Recovery Café […]
  • 69: The Sex Programs – Everything You Wanted to Know (Sort Of)
    We explore Sexaholics Anonymous (SA), Sex Addicts Anonymous (SAA), and Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous (SLAA) this week. We look at what each defines as acting out behavior, and what each program defines as sobriety or sexual clean time. We talk about SAA’s 3 circles concept, and similarly, SLAA’s idea of top and bottom lines. […]
  • 67: Porn and Sex Addiction – Everything You Wanted to Know (Sort Of)
    We talk with Joshua Shea from about porn addiction, sex addiction, and partner betrayal trauma. Joshua is a porn addiction and betrayal trauma services expert, in recovery himself, who helps persons struggling with addiction and their partners to find recovery. Joshua has written 3 books about porn addiction, and offers a wide variety of courses to […]
  • 52: Adult Children of Alcoholics – Everything You Wanted to Know (Sort Of)
    10/11/20 Ever wondered what the Adult Children of Alcoholics and Dysfunctional Families (ACA, ACoA) program is all about? We invite Sarah to tell us all about the ACA program. How it works, what they consider to be the problem, who qualifies to work the program, how the program addresses the problem. While not a substitute […]
  • 50: Celebrate Recovery – Everything You Wanted to Know (Sort Of)
    9/27/20 We have Josh from the Unashamed Recovery Podcast on to tell us about the Celebrate Recovery program. We talk about how the program works, any differences that might exist from the typical 12 step model, and who the program might work well for.
  • 40: Smart Recovery – Everything You Wanted to Know (Sort Of)
    7/19/20 We learn about Smart Recovery from Daniel. He helps us to understand what it looks like to work the program of Smart Recovery, what it might be like attending a meeting, if there are dues, what qualifications you need to meet in order to be eligible to be a member, and many more questions […]
  • 36: All Paths Recovery – Everything You Wanted to Know (Sort Of)
    6/21/20 All Paths Recovery includes MAT, Medical Cannabis, and any other path toward recovery you might be on. We have Matt on to tell us about the meeting and how he sees a need in the community that he is trying to help meet by striving to make recovery available to all. We find out […]
  • 32: Recovery Dharma – Everything You Wanted To Know (Sort Of)
    5/24/20 We have Jenny on the show to tell us about the program of Recovery Dharma. We ask questions to better understand what the Recovery Dharma program is, and how it could help someone on their journey in recovery. And check out Recovery Dharma – How to Use Buddhist Practices and Principles to Heal the […]