Sober Spotlight, WHDD Radio, with Janina Kean, August 12, 2014

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QUESTION

There’s the traditional misconception that addiction is an issue of morality and more recently of course addiction has come to be thought of as a disease, a health issue. Yet the vast number of people still suffering from substance abuse disorders might suggest that the medical community has not fully responded to the shift and thinking. I’m wondering how you account for this discrepancy and how it can be fixed. Read the rest of this entry »

Sober Spotlight, WHDD Radio, with Janina Kean, August 05, 2014

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QUESTION

My question for you is could you explain what leads up to a relapse and the best way to prevent a relapse? Read the rest of this entry »

Sober Spotlight, WHDD Radio, with Janina Kean, July 29, 2014

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QUESTION

I’ve been doing a lot of reading into the topic of recovery and I’ve just been getting kind of confused in the poll that some of the statistics that are out there these days like one for example I heard that on average, it takes three treatments for someone who really gets it. Can you shed some light on where I could get some more accurate statistics and if most of them are false or not? Read the rest of this entry »

Sober Spotlight, WHDD Radio, with Janina Kean, July 01, 2014

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QUESTION

I’m just curious, is there anything that my family can do to help support my recovery? Read the rest of this entry »

Sober Spotlight, WHDD Radio, with Janina Kean, June 24, 2014

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QUESTION

I’m in early recovery and there are some situations that have been arising. I wanted to know how do you practice accepting life on life’s term on a daily basis? Read the rest of this entry »

Sober Spotlight, WHDD Radio, with Janina Kean, June 17, 2014

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QUESTION

I’m new in recovery and unfortunately my brother is still active. He has never really had any sober time. The problem is my parents sort of enable him, my mother especially. It’s a difficult situation for me to be around. I just wasn’t sure if you had any advice about how to handle that. Read the rest of this entry »

Sober Spotlight, WHDD Radio, with Janina Kean, June 10, 2014

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QUESTION

I just started going to AA meetings, and a couple of people have mentioned to me that I should do 90 meetings in 90 days. Why are they telling me this? What’s the significance? Read the rest of this entry »